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    Author(s)Vinod K Paul and Arvind Bagga
    PublisherCBS Publishers and Distributors
    Edition9th Edition
    ISBN9789387964105
    Pages814
    BindingSoftbound
    LanguageEnglish
    Publish YearJuly 2018

    Description

    CBS Publishers and Distributors Ghai Essential Pediatrics 9th Edition 2018 by Vinod K Paul and Arvind Bagga

    Ghai Essential Pediatrics 9th Edition 2018 by Vinod K Paul and Arvind Bagga

    For over four decades Ghai Essential Pediatrics has been the subcontinent’s most trusted resource for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in pediatrics. With contributions from more than 40 experts, the ninth edition is thoroughly updated and revised to ensure that the reader has access to latest information on diagnoses and therapies.

    Unique features of this edition
    - Emphasis on recognition and management of common pediatric conditions
    - Liberal use of algorithms and tables emphasizing differential diagnosis, and integrating strategies for evaluation and management
    - Updated guidelines on diagnosis and management of hypertension, tuberculosis and other infections,and diabetes mellitus
    - Extensively revised chapters on nutrition, growth, adolescent health, immunization, infections, gastrointestinal system,malignancies,and inborn errors of metabolism
    - Fresh perspectives from new contributing authors on disorders of development, central nervous system,otorhinolaryngology,micronutrients,poisonings and IMNCI
    - Easy to locate key content through unique color design
    - References to relevant websites and updated resources for suggested reading
    - Free access to dedicated App that provides resource of related clinical photographs, radiographs, tables and algorithms to enhance student-learning and support class-teaching

    Table of Contents:- 
    1. Introduction to Pediatrics 1
    Vinod K Paul
    Pediatrics as a specialty 1
    Historical perspective 1
    Challenge of high child mortality 2
    National programs on child health 3
    Future of child health 6
    2. Growth 7
    Ramesh Agarwal, Naveen Sankhyan,
    Vandana Jain
    Factors affecting growth 7
    Somatic growth 11
    Assessment of physical growth 11
    Disorders of growth 31
    Abnormalities of head size and shape 35
    3. Development 38
    Ramesh Agarwal, Naveen Sankhyan
    Normal development 38
    4. Developmental and Behavioral
    Disorders 54
    Biswaroop Chakrabarty, Sheffali Gulati
    Global developmental delay, intellectual disability 54
    5. Adolescent Health and Development 60
    Tushar R Godbole, Vijayalakshmi Bhatia
    Physical aspects 60
    Problems faced by adolescents 62
    Government interventions in adolescent healthcare 67
    6. Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances 68
    Kamran Afzal
    Composition of body fluids 68
    Deficit therapy 71
    Sodium 71
    Potassium 74
    Calcium 76
    Magnesium 80
    Acid–base disorders 80
    7. Nutrition 86
    Vinod K Paul, Anuja Agarwala, Rakesh Lodha
    Food 86
    Dietary standards 88
    Balanced diet 90
    Normal balanced diet for various age groups 91
    Undernutrition 93
    Management of malnutrition 97
    8. Micronutrients in
    Health and Disease 109
    Rajni Sharma, Arvind Bagga
    Fat-soluble vitamins 109
    Water-soluble vitamins 117
    Minerals 121
    Trace elements 122
    9. Newborn Infants 125
    Ramesh Agarwal, Vinod K Paul, Ashok K Deorari
    Resuscitation of a newborn 126
    Level of newborn care 133
    Care of normal newborn babies 133
    Evaluation of newborn 136
    Thermal protection 142
    Breastfeeding 145
    Care of low birth weight babies 149
    Kangaroo mother care 151
    Fluid and electrolyte management 154
    Infections in the neonates 159
    Perinatal asphyxia 162
    Respiratory distress 164
    Jaundice 168
    Congenital malformations 172
    Transport of neonates 174
    Follow-up of high-risk neonates 175
    Metabolic disorders 175
    Effect of maternal conditions on fetus and neonates 176
    10. Immunization and Immunodeficiency 178
    Aditi Sinha, Surjit Singh
    Immunity 178
    Primary immunodeficiency disorders 178
    Immunization 182
    Commonly used vaccines 185
    11. Infections and Infestations 205
    Tanu Singhal, Rakesh Lodha, Sushil K Kabra
    Fever 205
    Common viral infections 209
    HIV infection, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome 224
    Common bacterial infections 234
    Tuberculosis 243
    Rickettsial and mycoplasma infections 251
    Fungal infections 253
    Protozoal infections 254
    Congenital and perinatal infections 264
    Helminthic infestations 265
    Rational antimicrobial therapy and antimicrobial resistance 271
    Health care associated infections and infection control 271
    12. Diseases of Gastrointestinal System and Liver 273
    Anshu Srivastava, Barath Jagadisan, Surender K Yachha
    Gastrointestinal system 273
    Acute diarrhea 287
    Persistent diarrhea 293
    Chronic diarrhea 295
    Gastrointestinal bleeding 303
    Disorders of the hepatobiliary system 306
    Acute viral hepatitis 310
    Liver failure 311
    Chronic liver disease 313
    Ascites 315
    Portal hypertension 316
    Autoimmune liver disease 319
    Chronic hepatitis B infection 319
    Hepatitis C infection 320
    Metabolic liver disease 321
    Neonatal cholestasis 325
    13. Hematological Disorders 329
    Tulika Seth
    Anemia 329
    Iron deficiency anemia 333
    Megaloblastic anemia 334
    Hemolytic anemias 336
    Thalassemias 339
    Sickle cell anemia 342
    Aplastic anemia 343
    Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation 345
    Disorders of hemostasis and thrombosis 347
    Thrombotic disorders 354
    Disorders of white blood cells 355
    14. Otorhinolaryngology 357
    Prem Sagar, Alok Thakar, Sandeep Samant
    Diseases of the ear 357
    Diseases of the nose and sinuses 363
    Diseases of the oral cavity and pharynx 366
    Diseases of the larynx and trachea 368
    Diseases of the salivary glands 370
    15. Disorders of Respiratory System 371
    Sushil K Kabra
    Developmental physiology 371
    Common respiratory symptoms 372
    Investigations for respiratory illnesses 374
    Upper respiratory tract infections 375
    Lower respiratory tract infections 376
    Pneumonia 377
    Acute respiratory tract infection control program 380
    Bronchiolitis 380
    Bronchial asthma 382
    Foreign body aspiration 390
    Approach to chronic cough 390
    Suppurative lung disease 391
    Empyema thoracis 391
    Cystic fibrosis 392
    Acute respiratory distress syndrome 393
    16. Disorders of Cardiovascular System 394
    R Krishna Kumar, Manu Raj
    Congestive cardiac failure 394
    Congenital heart disease 398
    Acyanotic congenital heart defects 409
    Cyanotic heart disease 417
    Obstructive lesions 425
    Rheumatic fever 430
    Rheumatic heart disease 434
    Infective endocarditis 439
    Myocardial diseases 442
    Pericardial diseases 445
    Systemic hypertension 446
    Pulmonary arterial hypertension 450
    Rhythm disorders 452
    Preventing adult cardiovascular disease 458
    17. Disorders of Kidney and
    Urinary Tract 460
    Arvind Bagga, Aditi Sinha, RN Srivastava
    Renal anatomy and physiology 460
    Diagnostic evaluation 463
    Hematuria 466
    Proteinuria 468
    Acute glomerulonephritis 469
    Nephrotic syndrome 472
    Chronic glomerulonephritis 478
    Interstitial nephritis 478
    Urinary tract infections 478
    Vesicoureteric reflux 480
    Acute kidney injury 482
    Hemolytic uremic syndrome 487
    Chronic kidney disease 488
    Renal replacement therapy 492
    Disorders of renal tubular transport 492
    Nephrolithiasis and nephrocalcinosis 497
    Enuresis 499
    Congenital abnormalities of kidney and urinary tract 500
    Antenatal hydronephrosis 501
    Cystic kidney diseases 502
    18. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders 504
    PSN Menon, Anurag Bajpai
    General principles 504
    Disorders of pituitary gland 505
    Disorders of thyroid gland 510
    Disorders of calcium metabolism 516
    Disorders of adrenal glands 518
    Obesity 524
    Disorders of the gonadal hormones 529
    Disorders of sex development 536
    Diabetes mellitus 540
    19. Diseases of Central Nervous System 552
    Rashmi Kumar
    Neurological diagnosis 552
    Seizures and epilepsy 553
    Congenital malformations 557
    Neurocutaneous syndromes 558
    Infections and acute encephalitis syndrome 559
    Cerebral palsy 564
    Neurological regression 565
    Ataxia 567
    Movement disorders 568
    Stroke 570
    Paraplegia and quadriplegia 573
    Headache 574
    Raised intracranial pressure, space occupying lesions and hydrocephalus 575
    Coma 578
    20. Neuromuscular Disorders 581
    Sheffali Gulati
    Approach to evaluation 581
    Disorders affecting anterior horn cells 582
    Peripheral neuropathies 583
    Acute flaccid paralysis 586
    Neuromuscular junction disorders 587
    Muscle disorders 589
    21. Childhood Malignancies 593
    Rachna Seth
    Leukemias 593
    Chronic myeloid leukemia 600
    Lymphoma 602
    Hodgkin lymphoma 602
    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 604
    Retinoblastoma 607
    Wilms tumor 609
    Neuroblastoma 610
    Malignant tumors of the liver 612
    Soft tissue sarcoma 612
    Bone tumors 613
    Brain tumors 614
    Histiocytoses 615
    Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytoses 617
    Oncologic emergencies 617
    Late effects and survivorship 618
    Bone marrow transplantation 619
    22. Rheumatological Disorders 620
    Surjit Singh
    Arthritis 620
    Systemic lupus erythematosus 624
    Juvenile dermatomyositis 625
    Scleroderma 626
    Mixed connective tissue disease 626
    Vasculitides 627
    23. Genetic Disorders 631
    Neerja Gupta, Madhulika Kabra
    Chromosomes and genes 631
    Chromosomal disorders 632
    Down syndrome 635
    Turner syndrome 637
    Single gene disorders 639
    Polygenic inheritance 641
    Therapy for genetic disorders 641
    Prevention of genetic disorders 642
    24. Inborn Errors of Metabolism 644
    Neerja Gupta, Madhulika Kabra
    Acute presentation 645
    Chronic and progressive presentation 647
    25. Ophthalmic Disorders 660
    Radhika Tandon
    Pediatric eye screening 660
    Congenital and developmental abnormalities 661
    Acquired eye diseases 662
    26. Skin Disorders 669
    Neena Khanna, Neetu Bhari
    Basic principles 669
    Genodermatoses 672
    Nevi 678
    Disorders of skin appendages 683
    Dermatitis 681
    Bullous disorders 688
    Disorders of pigmentation 689
    Abnormal vascular responses 690
    Infections 692
    Diseases caused by arthropods 699
    Miscellaneous dermatoses 701
    27. Poisonings, Injuries and Accidents 704
    Jhuma Sankar
    Injuries and poisoning 704
    Road traffic accidents and falls 704
    Burns, electrical and inhalational injuries 705
    Drowning and near drowning 707
    Choking and suffocation 707
    Poisoning 707
    Common poisonings 712
    Envenomations 716
    Injury control 719
    Pediatric Critical Care 721
    Praveen Narsaria, Rakesh Lodha
    Assessment of a seriously ill child 721
    Pediatric basic and advanced life support 722
    Shock 727
    Nutrition in the critically ill 731
    Sedation, analgesia and paralysis 731
    Health care associated infections 732
    Blood transfusions 733
    29. Important Medical Procedures 736
    Arvind Bagga
    Removal of an aspirated foreign body 736
    Nasogastric tube insertion 737
    Central venous cannulation 737
    Capillary blood (heel prick) 738
    Umbilical vessel catheterization 738
    Arterial catheterization 739
    Intraosseous infusion 739
    Lumbar puncture 740
    Thoracocentesis or pleural tap 741
    Abdominal paracentesis or ascitic tap 741
    Catheterization of bladder 742
    Peritoneal dialysis 742
    Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy 743
    Liver biopsy 744
    30. Rational Drug Therapy 746
    Anu Thukral, Kana Ram Jat
    31. Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness 766
    Ajay Khera, Varun Alwadhi
    Iintegrated management of neonatal and childhood illness strategy 766
    Outpatient management of young infants age up to 2 months 768
    Outpatient management of sick child age 2 months up to 5 years 770
    Assess and classify the sick young infants 775
    32. Rights of Children 786
    Rajeev Seth
    Child abuse and neglect 788
    Adoption 789
    Index 791