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The Harriet Lane Handbook of Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy, 2nd Edition
Mobile Medicine Series (Expert Consult: Online + Print)
Julia McMillan, MD, Carlton K. Lee, PharmD, MPH, George K. Siberry, MD, MHP and Karen Carroll, MD
NOT YET PUBLISHED
Expected Release Date: 07.15.2013
From the experts at Johns Hopkins University who bring you the bestselling Harriet Lane Handbook, the Harriet Lane Handbook of Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy delivers quick, dependable answers to help you effectively treat a broad spectrum of pediatric infectious diseases. This highly regarded medical reference book is your pocket-sized source for all of the evidence-based recommendations you need to provide the best possible care to your young patients.
with up-to-date practice guidelinesfrom the AAP, CDC, and other authoritative pediatric and infectious disease sources.
Stay on top of the most effective treatments with leading-edge coverage of antiretroviral drugs for HIV and hepatitis; antimicrobial pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamics (PK/PD) information; the latest Vancomycin therapeutic drug-monitoring recommendations; antimicrobial desensitization; pediatric developmental effects of antimicrobials approved in adults but not children; and much more.
Depend on the professional wisdom of an expert author team, combined with the front-line input of currentpediatric infectious disease fellows.
Access the fully searchable text online at Expert Consult.
Get all of the information you need to prescribe the correct drug and the appropriate dose
through a detailed drug formulary, expanded from the popular Harriet Lane Handbook.
Better manage persistent, hard-to-fight pediatric infections with a section on adverse effects and drug resistance.
"...straightforward language and sound structure, with a wealth of information available in pocket form for the busy house officer or resident in pediatric departments all over the world. I can only give my highest recommendation." International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 2009, Review of the first edition
By Julia McMillan, MD, Director, Residency Program, Vice Chair for Pediatric Education, Professor, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; Carlton K. Lee, PharmD, MPH, Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator, Pediatrics, Department of Pharmacy, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimor, MD; George K. Siberry, MD, MHP, Co-Chair, Infection Control, Krieger Institute, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD and Karen Carroll, MD
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