Atlas of Pediatric Hepatology

Editors: Kelly, Deirdre, SHARIF, KHALID, Hartley, Jane (Eds.)

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  • Provides a practical, problem-based approach to liver disease in children
  • Enables better diagnosis through the use of illustrations
  • Presents a logical approach to the diagnosis and management of children with liver disease in a form that is easy to read and absorb
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-69529-7
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About this book

This atlas is a problem-based practical book presenting clinical scenarios for children with liver disease. Each chapter demonstrates the clinical presentation, diagnostic pathway, therapy and outcome.

Rich in illustrations of clinical pictures, tables and graphs of data, each chapter also contains pictures of radiology, histopathology and other important diagnostic information.

This book outlines a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and management of pediatric liver disease and covers diseases encountered in South Asia, the Far East and the Middle East.

This work will appeal to a wide readership, from trainees in hepatology  and Paediatric Gastroenterology to General Paediatricians and Allied Health Professionals including Dieticians, Nurses, Transplant Co-Ordinators.

About the authors

Deirdre Kelly was born in Calcutta, India and educated in Ireland. She is a graduate of Trinity College, Dublin. She trained in adult gastroenterology and hepatology and paediatric hepatology in Ireland, the U K and the USA. She set up the Liver Unit at Birmingham Children's Hospital in 1989 and developed it into an international unit. Her special clinical interests are caring for children with all forms of liver disease, but especially viral hepatitis.

Her research interests include development of stem cell therapy, molecular genetics of inherited liver disease; treatment of viral hepatitis; immunosuppression and quality and outcome life following transplantation.

Dr Jane Hartley, Consultant Paediatric Hepatologist, Liver Unit, Birmingham Children’s Hospital,Mr Khalid Sharif Consultant in Paediatric Hepatobiliary Surgery and Transplantation, Birmingham Children’s Hospital,Dr Rachel Brown Consultant Pathologist, qualified in 1993 from the University of Birmingham. Areas of interest include liver and hepatobiliary, head and neck.Dr Manigandan Subramanyam Thyagarajan Consultant Radiologist, Birmingham Children's Hospital

Reviews

“This atlas is intended for a broad audience, covering bread and butter topics in pediatric liver disease … . The diversity of visual aids works effectively to prevent learner fatigue. … this book gives color to pediatric liver disease, making learning a more vibrant and enjoyable experience.” (Joseph Runde, Doody's Book Reviews, August, 2018)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $159.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-69529-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-69528-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Atlas of Pediatric Hepatology
Editors
  • Deirdre Kelly
  • KHALID SHARIF
  • Jane Hartley
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-69529-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-69529-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-69528-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 141
Number of Illustrations
56 b/w illustrations, 151 illustrations in colour
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