Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice

Pediatric Allergy  Principles and Practice
Author: Donald Y. M. Leung,Cezmi A. Akdis,Leonard B. Bacharier,Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles, MD, PhD,Scott H Sicherer, MD,Hugh A. Sampson, MD
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 574
Release: 2020-10-22
ISBN 10: 9780323674621
ISBN 13: 0323674623
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice Book Review:

With complete, concise coverage of prevention, indications, diagnosis, and treatment, Pediatric Allergy, 4th Edition, is your go-to resource for current, clinically-focused content in the rapidly changing field of allergies and immune-mediated diseases in children. This highly regarded reference fully covers immunology and origins of allergy, growth and development, pregnancy, infancy, and early, middle, and late childhood-all with a new, practical, clinical focus. You'll find authoritative coverage of the full range of allergies in pediatric patients, from asthma and other common conditions to rare or uncommon allergies, providing a one-stop resource for clinicians across specialties who care for children. Focuses on the clinical application of science to the bedside, including clinical pearls discussing best practice approaches and guidelines. Integrates the latest research on the origins of allergy in early life, including pregnancy, the neonate, and infants. Includes new, evidence-based management guidelines for various diseases, including food allergy, atopic dermatitis, asthma and immunodeficiency. Provides new content on the prevention of allergies; asthma, eczema, and food allergies in young children; and extensive current guidelines and new therapies. Offers up-to-date information on key areas such as food challenges, skin testing, IgE diagnostic labs, immunotherapy, clinical immunology diagnostic testing, molecular diagnostics, and lung function testing. Highlights current guidance from a new team of leading experts with 150 anatomic schematics, clinical photos, and algorithms-many new to this edition. Covers gene therapy, stem-cell therapy, and a host of immunodeficiency diseases found in children with allergies. Discusses targeted biologics for severe allergic diseases, defects of innate immunity, rheumatic diseases of childhood, and inflammatory disorders. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice E Book

Pediatric Allergy  Principles and Practice E Book
Author: Stanley J. Szefler,Francisco A Bonilla,Cezmi A Akdis,Hugh Sampson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2015-05-26
ISBN 10: 0323339468
ISBN 13: 9780323339469
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice E Book Book Review:

The third edition of Pediatric Allergy continues this title's steadfast tradition of providing comprehensive, authoritative guidance on the day-to-day diagnosis and management of pediatric allergic and immunologic diseases. You'll have the most up-to-date research at hand thanks to an easily accessible full-color format that highlights a host of new chapters, extensive updates, and clinically focused coverage. Whether you're a student, resident, pediatrician or allergist, you'll appreciate this user-friendly and versatile source for providing optimal care! Includes diagnostic tests available for asthma, upper respiratory allergy, and more. Equips you with an understanding of the immune mechanisms underlying allergic diseases. Features coverage of drug allergies and cross-reactivity. Highlights clinical pearls discussing the best approaches to the care and treatment of pediatric patients. Appendices listing common food allergies and autoantibodies in autoimmune diseases make for quick reference to essential material. Revised asthma section examines current asthma guidelines; school-centered asthma programs; exercise-induced asthma; and new directions in asthma therapy. Includes the most current knowledge relating to emerging asthma within young children, medication adherence, and the impact of infection on the natural history of asthma. New information on gene therapy, stem-cell therapy, and a host of new immunodeficiency diseases helps you obtain the best results from the therapeutics for pediatric allergic and immunologic diseases. Features brand-new chapters on immunopathology; diagnostics and management; potential immunotherapeutic strategies for treating food allergies; current status of immunotherapy for food allergy; and biologic therapies. Focused coverage of today's hot topics in pediatric allergy includes the use of targeted biologics to treat specific activation pathways leading to severe allergic diseases; defects of innate immunity; rheumatic diseases of childhood; and inflammatory disorders. Discusses new studies examining potential etiologies for the increase in food allergy and examines potential immunotherapeutic strategies for treating food allergies. New evidence-based principles of medical care help you make the best use of available medications for your patients.

Pediatric Allergy

Pediatric Allergy
Author: Hugh A. Sampson,Raif Geha,Stanley J. Szefler
Publsiher: Mosby Incorporated
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2003
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015056658563
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy Book Review:

Presenting current information on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of allergies occurring in children, this handbook contains 60 contributions by doctors, psychiatrists, pathologists, geneticists, and other scientists. After discussing the causes and impact of allergic diseases, the book covers immunological diseases, immune-directed therapies, upper airway disease, asthma, food allergies, allergic skin and eye diseases, and drug allergy and anaphylaxis.

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice

Pediatric Allergy  Principles and Practice
Author: Stanley J. Szefler, MD,Francisco A Bonilla, MD, PhD,Cezmi A Akdis,Hugh Sampson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 568
Release: 2015-08-11
ISBN 10: 0323298753
ISBN 13: 9780323298759
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice Book Review:

The third edition of Pediatric Allergy continues this title's steadfast tradition of providing comprehensive, authoritative guidance on the day-to-day diagnosis and management of pediatric allergic and immunologic diseases. You'll have the most up-to-date research at hand thanks to an easily accessible full-color format that highlights a host of new chapters, extensive updates, and clinically focused coverage. Whether you're a student, resident, pediatrician or allergist, you'll appreciate this user-friendly and versatile source for providing optimal care! Includes diagnostic tests available for asthma, upper respiratory allergy, and more. Equips you with an understanding of the immune mechanisms underlying allergic diseases. Features coverage of drug allergies and cross-reactivity. Highlights clinical pearls discussing the best approaches to the care and treatment of pediatric patients. Appendices listing common food allergies and autoantibodies in autoimmune diseases make for quick reference to essential material. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, and references from the book on a variety of devices. Revised asthma section examines current asthma guidelines; school-centered asthma programs; exercise-induced asthma; and new directions in asthma therapy. Includes the most current knowledge relating to emerging asthma within young children, medication adherence, and the impact of infection on the natural history of asthma. New information on gene therapy, stem-cell therapy, and a host of new immunodeficiency diseases helps you obtain the best results from the therapeutics for pediatric allergic and immunologic diseases. Features brand-new chapters on immunopathology; diagnostics and management; potential immunotherapeutic strategies for treating food allergies; current status of immunotherapy for food allergy; and biologic therapies. Focused coverage of today's hot topics in pediatric allergy includes the use of targeted biologics to treat specific activation pathways leading to severe allergic diseases; defects of innate immunity; rheumatic diseases of childhood; and inflammatory disorders. Discusses new studies examining potential etiologies for the increase in food allergy and examines potential immunotherapeutic strategies for treating food allergies. New evidence-based principles of medical care help you make the best use of available medications for your patients.

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice

Pediatric Allergy  Principles and Practice
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2015
ISBN 10: 9781437702712
ISBN 13: 1437702716
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy Principles and Practice Book Review:

Pediatric Allergy E Book

Pediatric Allergy E Book
Author: Donald Y. M. Leung,Cezmi A Akdis,Leonard B. Bacharier,Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles,Scott H Sicherer,Hugh A. Sampson
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 574
Release: 2020-10-22
ISBN 10: 0323674631
ISBN 13: 9780323674638
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatric Allergy E Book Book Review:

With complete, concise coverage of prevention, indications, diagnosis, and treatment, Pediatric Allergy, 4th Edition, is your go-to resource for current, clinically-focused content in the rapidly changing field of allergies and immune-mediated diseases in children. This highly regarded reference fully covers immunology and origins of allergy, growth and development, pregnancy, infancy, and early, middle, and late childhood—all with a new, practical, clinical focus. You’ll find authoritative coverage of the full range of allergies in pediatric patients, from asthma and other common conditions to rare or uncommon allergies, providing a one-stop resource for clinicians across specialties who care for children. Focuses on the clinical application of science to the bedside, including clinical pearls discussing best practice approaches and guidelines. Integrates the latest research on the origins of allergy in early life, including pregnancy, the neonate, and infants. Includes new, evidence-based management guidelines for various diseases, including food allergy, atopic dermatitis, asthma and immunodeficiency. Provides new content on the prevention of allergies; asthma, eczema, and food allergies in young children; and extensive current guidelines and new therapies. Offers up-to-date information on key areas such as food challenges, skin testing, IgE diagnostic labs, immunotherapy, clinical immunology diagnostic testing, molecular diagnostics, and lung function testing. Highlights current guidance from a new team of leading experts with 150 anatomic schematics, clinical photos, and algorithms—many new to this edition. Covers gene therapy, stem-cell therapy, and a host of immunodeficiency diseases found in children with allergies. Discusses targeted biologics for severe allergic diseases, defects of innate immunity, rheumatic diseases of childhood, and inflammatory disorders.

Middleton s Allergy E Book

Middleton s Allergy E Book
Author: N. Franklin Adkinson Jr.,Bruce S Bochner,A Wesley Burks,William W Busse,Stephen T Holgate,Robert F Lemanske,Robyn E O'Hehir
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1896
Release: 2013-09-18
ISBN 10: 032311332X
ISBN 13: 9780323113328
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Middleton s Allergy E Book Book Review:

This best-selling resource has a worldwide reputation as the leader in its field. Focusing on human immunology and biology, while also reporting on scientific experimentation and advancement, it provides comprehensive coverage of state-of-the-art basic science as well as authoritative guidance on the practical aspects of day-to-day diagnosis and management. This new edition includes 700 full-color illustrations and a new, more accessible format to make finding information a snap for the busy practitioner. Includes a glossary of allergy and immunology for quick and easy reference. Contains keypoints and clinical pearls highlighted to find important information quickly. links to useful online resources both for you and for your patients. Offers contributions from hundreds of international authorities for world-class expertise in overcoming any clinical challenge. Contains 400 new illustrations, 700 in all, to better illustrate complex immunology. Covers the very latest in the field, including hot topics such as food allergy and immunotherapy. Includes the latest guidelines from The National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP). Utilizes a new, more user-friendly full-color format for easier reference.

Middleton s Allergy 2 Volume Set

Middleton s Allergy 2 Volume Set
Author: A. Wesley Burks,Stephen T. Holgate,Leonard B. Bacharier,David H. Broide,Robyn E. O'Hehir,Gurjit K. Khurana Hershey
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 1840
Release: 2019-11-29
ISBN 10: 9780323544245
ISBN 13: 032354424X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Middleton s Allergy 2 Volume Set Book Review:

Through eight outstanding editions, Middleton's Allergy: Principles and Practice has been the reference of choice for both clinicians and researchers as both a practical reference and an effective self-assessment tool for board preparation. The 9th Edition continues the tradition of excellence with comprehensive coverage of all basic science and clinical applications regarding allergy practice and disease mechanisms. It brings you fully up to date with recent innovations in the diagnosis, prevention, and management of allergic disorders, including emerging global issues, the advent of precision medicine, and new immunologic therapies. Offers unparalleled depth and up-to-date guidance on the full spectrum of allergy across the lifespan, with significant updates throughout. Contains new chapters on Innate Lymphoid Cells, Systems Biology, and Treatment of Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases. Discusses emerging topics such as epidemic thunderstorm asthma and precision medicine in allergic disorders. Features more than 730 full-color illustrations, including many new cellular and molecular drawings of disease mechanisms. Includes new Summary of Important Concepts boxes, plus new multiple-choice questions online with explanations and answers. Features a new team of expert editors and more international contributors for a global perspective of this complex field. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Middleton s Allergy Essentials E Book

Middleton s Allergy Essentials E Book
Author: Robyn E O'Hehir,Stephen T Holgate,Aziz Sheikh
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2015-12-09
ISBN 10: 0323392733
ISBN 13: 9780323392730
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Middleton s Allergy Essentials E Book Book Review:

For decades, health care practitioners have relied on Middleton’s Allergy as their go-to reference for comprehensive information on allergic disorders. Now Middleton’s Allergy Essentials, by Drs. Robyn E. O'Hehir, Stephen T. Holgate, and Aziz Sheikh, offers a concise resource that’s both easily accessible and highly authoritative. Perfect for clinicians in primary and secondary care settings, this practical volume covers what is most useful in your daily practice, with a strong emphasis on disease diagnosis and management. A practical approach to evaluation, differential diagnosis, and treatment of allergic disorders, focused specifically on what the non-specialist needs to know for everyday practice. Each chapter begins with a handy summary of key concepts to help you quickly identify important information. Coverage of today’s hot topics includes asthma, drug allergies, food allergies and gastrointestinal disorders, anaphylaxis, atopic dermatitis, and allergic contact dermatitis. Concise sections on mechanisms are included where relevant, keeping you up to date with this rapidly evolving field. Authored by the same internationally recognized experts that produce Middleton’s Allergy, the definitive text in the field. Ideal for physicians, residents, general and family practitioners, nurse practitioners, primary care doctors, hospitalists, general internists – anyone who is called upon to make effective diagnostic and treatment decisions regarding allergic disorders.

Manual of Allergy and Immunology

Manual of Allergy and Immunology
Author: Daniel C. Adelman,Thomas B. Casale,Jonathan Corren
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9780781730525
ISBN 13: 078173052X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Allergy and Immunology Book Review:

Completely revised and updated for its Fourth Edition, this Spiral(R) Manual is a quick-reference guide to the diagnosis and treatment of allergies and immunologic disorders in children and adults. Coverage includes allergic and immunologic disorders of each organ system; anaphylaxis; insect, drug, and food allergies; rheumatic diseases; immunohematology; transplantation immunology; primary immunodeficiency diseases; HIV disease and related opportunistic infections; immunologic diagnostic techniques; and immunization and immunoprophylaxis. The book is written in an easy-to-scan outline format, with numerous tables. Fourteen appendices provide rapid access to essential information, including normal laboratory values, allergy elimination diets, and manufacturers of allergenic extracts and environmental control products. A Brandon-Hill recommended title.

Textbook of Allergy for the Clinician

Textbook of Allergy for the Clinician
Author: Pudupakkam K. Vedanthan,Harold S. Nelson,Shripad N. Agashe,PA Mahesh,Rohit Katial
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 444
Release: 2021-02-04
ISBN 10: 1000280721
ISBN 13: 9781000280722
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Textbook of Allergy for the Clinician Book Review:

This is the second and updated version of the Textbook of Allergy for the Clinician. It is a unique book in the field of allergy. The uniqueness lies in the international character of the book with contributors representing both the East and West. This book represents the diversity of issues affecting patients in the specialty of allergy, asthma & immunology. There is some discussion of the basic mechanisms involved and extensive elaboration for the clinicians. This book will appeal to medical students, residents and fellows undergoing training as well as consultants in academic and clinical practice settings. The color plates, especially in the section on Aerobiology, will help in the interaction between the patient and consultant in identifying the plant or flora which is the causative factor. The differences and similarities between the Eastern and Western approaches in the practice of the specialty are being addressed for the first time in a book.

Allergy

Allergy
Author: S. T. Holgate,Martin Church,Lawrence M. Lichtenstein
Publsiher: Year Book Medical Pub
Total Pages: 388
Release: 2001
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015052471623
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Allergy Book Review:

The Second Edition of this popular text has been thoroughly revised to provide a greater emphasis on the clinical aspects of allergy and the principles of diagnostic decision making. A new editor, Lawrence Lichtenstein, MD, joins Drs. Holgate and Church, ensuring that international differences in treatment and management are considered, as well as overseeing the clinical content. Heavy clinical emphasis gives the busy clinician information on diagnosing and treating allergies. Packed full of diagnostic algorithms and therapeutic protocols to assist clinicians in prescribing appropriate therapies and effectively managing allergic diseases. Consistent organisation throughout allows busy clinicians to quickly access needed material in any clinical chapter. New chapter on Principles of Allergy Diagnosis provides at-a-glance assistance in correctly diagnosing an allergic disease All information about asthma has been collected into a single chapter ensuring complete and consistent coverage for perhaps the most commonly encountered allergic disease. Increased coverage of therapeutics and valuable treatment protocols Spanish version also available, ISBN: 84-8174-563-4

Clinical immunology

Clinical immunology
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1578
Release: 2008
ISBN 10: 9780323044042
ISBN 13: 0323044042
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical immunology Book Review:

Childhood Asthma

Childhood Asthma
Author: Stanley J Szefler,Soren Pedersen
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 744
Release: 2005-09-26
ISBN 10: 084935224X
ISBN 13: 9780849352249
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Childhood Asthma Book Review:

This reference collects the latest studies on the development, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood asthma and offers current perspectives on new technologies that will shape the management of pediatric asthma in the forthcoming decade-illustrating how advances in pulmonary function measurement, inflammatory markers, imaging, and pharmacogenetics will enhance the diagnosis and monitoring of asthma in years to come.

Oski s Pediatrics

Oski s Pediatrics
Author: Julia A. McMillan,Ralph D. Feigin,Catherine DeAngelis,M. Douglas Jones
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 2808
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780781738941
ISBN 13: 0781738946
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oski s Pediatrics Book Review:

A comprehensive guide to the current practice of pediatric care, this updated edition includes new chapters on complementary and alternative medicine, genetics in primary care, and updated chapters regarding infant and child behavior and development.

Manual of Allergy and Immunology

Manual of Allergy and Immunology
Author: Daniel C. Adelman,Thomas B. Casale,Jonathan Corren
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 504
Release: 2012-03-21
ISBN 10: 1451171234
ISBN 13: 9781451171235
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Manual of Allergy and Immunology Book Review:

The fifth edition of the Manual of Allergy and Immunology is designed to serve health care professionals in the diagnosis and management of allergic and other immunological disorders. The manual presents the basic and essential material and provides specific information to assist in clinical decision-making and treatment planning. The specialist will find this manual a convenient reference handbook, while the generalist will be able to use the Manual as a helpful guide in formulating a diagnostic and therapeutic approach to patients suspected of having an allergic or immunologic disorder. Students, house officers, and other health care professionals will find the Manual a useful guide to the clinical practice of allergy and immunology. New for this edition: • Additional tables provide extensive data for basic and clinical understanding • Increased use of algorithms to help provide quick diagnosis • References include both published literature and authoritative Internet resources for more extensive discussion of each subject • Therapeutic recommendations are consistent with current evidence-based guidelines to provide the latest information • Uses the familiar Lippincott Manual outline format to organize information and save time in looking up information

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Author: Gavin Spickett
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 627
Release: 2013-02-07
ISBN 10: 0199603243
ISBN 13: 9780199603244
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Book Review:

The Oxford Handbook of Clinical Immunology and Allergy is a unique, practical and clinically relevant guide to assist with the diagnosis and management of immunological/allergic disease, and the correct selection and interpretation of immunological tests.

Mount Sinai Expert Guides

Mount Sinai Expert Guides
Author: Hugh A. Sampson
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2015-05-06
ISBN 10: 1118609166
ISBN 13: 9781118609163
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mount Sinai Expert Guides Book Review:

Mount Sinai Expert Guides: Allergy and Clinical Immunology will provide trainees in allergy and immunology with an extremely clinical and accessible handbook covering the major disorders and symptoms, their diagnosis and clinical management. Perfect as a point–of–care resource on the hospital wards and also as a refresher for board exam preparation, the focus throughout is on providing rapid reference, essential information on each disorder to allow for quick, easy browsing and assimilation of the must–know information. All chapters follow a consistent template including the following features: An opening bottom–line/key points section Classification, pathogenesis and prevention of disorder Evidence–based diagnosis, including relevant algorithms, laboratory and imaging tests, and potential pitfalls when diagnosing a patient Disease management including commonly used medications with dosages, management algorithms and how to prevent complications How to manage special populations, ie, in pregnancy, children and the elderly The very latest evidence–based results, major society guidelines and key external sources to consult In addition, the book comes with a companion website housing extra features such as case studies with related questions for self–assessment, key patient advice and ICD codes. Each guide also has its own mobile app available for purchase, allowing you rapid access to the key features wherever you may be. If you′re specialising in allergy and immunology and require concise, practical and clinical guidance from one of the world′s leading institutions in this field, then this is the perfect book for you.

Allergy in ENT Practice

Allergy in ENT Practice
Author: Hueston Clark King,Richard L. Mabry,Cynthia S. Mabry
Publsiher: Thieme
Total Pages: 482
Release: 2011-01-01
ISBN 10: 1604065117
ISBN 13: 9781604065114
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Allergy in ENT Practice Book Review:

The foremost guide to diagnosing, testing, and treating all major ENT allergies by Drs. King, Mabry, Mabry, Gordon and Marple is back in a completely updated second edition. Combining practical management strategies with the latest advances, here is the complete how-to resource for health professionals who treat ear, nose, and throat allergies. It covers everything from testing methods and pharmacotherapy, to food allergies, allergic and non-allergic rhinitis, pediatric allergies, and sinusitis --key information for every practice. Special features: Walks you through basic procedures such as assessing patient history, identifying symptoms, starting immunotherapy, skin and in vitro testing, and heading off allergenic emergencies Every chapter revised and updated, including key advances in immunology and pharmacotherapy, the role of fungi in chronic rhinosinusitis, and more Brief capsules of pertinent information for nurses, pediatricians, primary care specialists, and ancillary personnel--written by a highly experienced otolaryngic nurse Recommendations for adding allergy care to an existing ENT practice, finding qualified staff, preparing the office, and interacting with patients Useful appendices covering plant cross-reactivity, pollen distribution and allergenic foods Easy to implement for both the physician and ancillary caregiver, and with valuable tips from an experienced otolaryngic nurse, here is the only text to provide a clear, step-by-step approach to the practice of otolaryngic allergy. It belongs within easy reach of all physicians who want to expand their practice in this rapidly growing field.

Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology

Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology
Author: Sumner J. Yaffe,Jacob V. Aranda
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 1042
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 0781795389
ISBN 13: 9780781795388
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology Book Review:

"Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology offers guidelines for safe, effective, and rational drug therapy in newborns, children and adolescents. The book provides relevant and useful data on the molecular, physiologic, biochemical, and pharmacologic mechanisms of drug action and therapy in this population. The authors identify areas of innovative basic and translational research necessary for the continuing evaluation and development of drugs for the fetus, newborns, children and adolescents. Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology is is a valuable reference for all health care professionals who treat the fetus, newborns, children, and adolescents, including neonatologists, nurses, pediatricians, general practitioners, students, obstetricians, perinatologists, surgeons and allied health professionals. It will be useful anytime during the day and especially in the middle of the night when knowledge of appropriate indications, safe and effective use, dosage, and therapeutic regimen for a certain drug or molecular entity is immediately needed. The book is also directed to those involved in basic, clinical, and other academic pharmacological research, the pharmaceutical industry, and regulatory agencies dealing with drug and therapeutic developments for this population. Those teaching pharmacology and therapeutics will find this compilation of information extremely useful in preparing teaching materials"--Provided by publisher.