The Short Textbook of Pediatrics – 12th edition. The 12th edition of the “Short Textbook of Pediatrics” is an excellent combo of clinical pediatrics with recent advances in the field of child health.
The book “Short Textbook of Pediatrics” is aimed at providing a concise, simple and profusely-illustrated digest of the contemporary pediatrics, relevant to the developing world.
Common tropical problems, such as nutritional deficiencies, diarrheas, tuberculosis and other frequent infections and parasitic infections and immunization, have received special attention.
The first and section deal with an introduction to pediatrics and core pediatrics. Section third and fourth discusses the neonatology and pediatric infections. Section fifth provides the pediatric subspecialties. Section sixth describes the allied specialties. Section seventh covers the miscellaneous and unclassified issues.
Section eighth and ninth discusses the pediatric procedures and pediatric syndromes. The last section deals with the pediatric drug dosages.