This book provides a plethora of handy information eagerly sought by all those involved in the pharmacotherapy of sick children including neonates and adolescents. Salient clinical pharmacological features of such new molecules as fifth generation cephalosporins (ceftarolin ceftobiprole) non-penicillin non-cephalosporin betalactams (aztreonam imipenem-cilastatin meropenem) tigecycline dalbavancin oritavancin etc. find a due incorporation in the text. Addition of a fine brief and to-the-point chapter on pediatric emergencies in the new edition is a wise step. This may well be further expanded in the future edition. Over and above the excellent contents the presentation is simple lucid and to-the-point. Rational division of the contents in sections chapters and listing of the drugs of various groups in alphabetic order are of great help to the reader. Additionally a comprehensive index facilitates easy and speedy access to and retrieval of the requisite information.

Key Features:-

  • A reader-friendly pockeHized booklet fitting into doctor white coat easy-to-carry and consult
  • Empowered with a lively •take-off: providing •pearlswin drug therapy in neonates infants and childre
  • A comprehensive most up-to-date state-of-the-art and easy-to-access handbook on pediatric drug thera
  • A simple and straight-forward presentation with quick handy source of reliable information on drugs
  • Emphasis on rational and appropriate drug therapy
  • Rational division of the contents in parts and listing of the drugs of various groups in alphabetic

More Details about Pediatric Drug Directory 8th Edition

General Information  
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2014