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Editors: Richard R Roach, Donald E Greydanus, Dilip R Patel, Douglas N Homnick and Joav Merrick (Pediatrics and Human Development, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States and Health Services, Division for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Jerusalem, Israel)
Book Description:
Tropical medicine is a branch of medicine focusing on disorders usually found in subtropical and tropical areas of the world. Tropical pediatrics is a branch of tropical medicine focusing on children in these areas. The current process of global warming and the widespread issue of international travel are bringing these conditions to many places of the globe. This book highlights selective concepts of tropical pediatrics that are of importance to clinicians caring for children and adolescents. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

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Table of Contents:

(David E Van Reken, Indiana University School of Medicine)

Introduction: Tropical pediatrics
(Richard R Roach, Donald E Greydanus and Joav Merrick)

Tropical Pediatrics:

Chapter 1. Recognizing community priorities, needs and water safety;pp. 3-13
(Linda S. Vail and Douglas N. Homnick,Kalamazoo County Health Community Services,Nazareth,MI and others)

Chapter 2. Perspectives on immunizations;pp. 15-37
(Donald E Greydanus, Daiva Olipra, Jocelyn De Leon and Anjana Neupaney, Pediatrics and Human Development,Michigan State University,College of Human Medicine,USA

Chapter 3. Malnutrition;pp. 39-45
(Dilip R Patel,Dept. of Pediatrics and Human Development,Michigan State University College of Human Medicine,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 4. The human immunodeficiency virus in pediatrics;pp. 47-65
(Amanda Gittus,Internal Medicine/Pediatrics,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 5. Tropical nephrology;pp. 67-81
(Valerie Duhn,Dept. of Internal Medicine,Nephrology,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 6. Malaria;pp. 83-91
(Richard R Roach,Internal Medicine Dept. Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 7.Dengue virus infection;pp. 93-104
(Richard R Roach and Sapna Sadarangani,Internal Medicine Dept.,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 8. Schistosomiasis;pp. 105-112
(Richard R Roach,Internal Medicine Dept. Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 9. Soil-transmitted helminths;pp. 113-120
(Richard R Roach and Jashan Octain,Internal Medicine,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 10. Intestinal, lung and liver flukes;pp. 121-128
(Richard R Roach and Elizabeth Friedman,Internal Medicine Dept.,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 11. Snakebites;pp. 129-144
(Richard R Roach and Jishu Das,Internal Medicine Dept.,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 12. Chagas disease;pp. 145-155
(Richard R Roach and Joanne Monterroso,Internal Medicine Dept.,Michigan State University,Kalamazoo,USA)

Chapter 13. Scorpion envenomation;pp. 157-162
(Joav Merrick and Mohammed Morad,National Institute of Child Health and Human Development,Jerusalem and others)

Chapter 14. Burkitt lymphoma;pp. 163-174
(Renuka Gera, Elna Saah and Ajovi Scott-Emuakpo,Michigan State University,College of Human Medicine and others)


Chapter 15. About the editors;pp. 177-179

Chapter 16. About Pediatric and Human Development, Michigan;pp. 181-183

Chapter 17. About the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development in Israel;pp. 185-187

Chapter 18. About Pediatrics, child and adolescent health book series;pp. 189


      Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Health (Series Editor: Joav Merrick - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Ministry of Social Affairs, Jerusalem)
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2012-September
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - C) 207pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-61942-831-7
   Status: AV
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