Pediatric Rheumatology

A Clinical Viewpoint

  • Sujata Sawhney
  • Amita Aggarwal

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction to Pediatric Rheumatology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Balu H. Athreya
      Pages 3-9
    3. Amita Aggarwal, Bonnie Abujam
      Pages 11-18
    4. Sampath Prahalad
      Pages 19-28
    5. Aruna Bhat, Mahesh Janarthanan
      Pages 29-35
    6. Prudence J. Manners
      Pages 37-46
    7. Alessandro Consolaro, Nicola Ruperto
      Pages 47-54
    8. Anand Prahalad Rao, Nutan Kamath
      Pages 55-75
    9. Alessandro Consolaro, Nicola Ruperto
      Pages 77-87
    10. Helen Foster, Sharmila Jandial
      Pages 89-105
    11. Amita Aggarwal, Sujata Sawhney
      Pages 107-119
    12. S. Sud, S. Ghuman, D. Rastogi, T. B. S. Buxi, S. Reddy
      Pages 121-132
    13. Sujata Sawhney, Amita Aggarwal
      Pages 139-155
  3. Arthritis in Childhood

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Sujata Sawhney
      Pages 159-172
    3. Raju Khubchandani, Chetna Khemani
      Pages 173-180
    4. Sanjay Sarup
      Pages 181-199
    5. Clara Malattia, Alberto Martini
      Pages 201-218
    6. Thomas J. A. Lehman
      Pages 219-228
    7. Mehul Jariwala, Ruben Burgos-Vargas
      Pages 229-246
    8. Sujata Sawhney, Abhay Shivpuri, Amita Aggarwal
      Pages 247-261
    9. Manjari Agarwal, Christiaan Scott
      Pages 263-273
    10. Sergio Davì, Francesca Minoia, Randy Q. Cron, Angelo Ravelli
      Pages 275-292
  4. Connective Tissue Diseases in Childhood

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 305-305
    2. Hermine I. Brunner, Khalid M. Abulaban
      Pages 333-344
    3. Roberto Ezequiel Borgia, Joanne M. Bargman, Earl D. Silverman
      Pages 345-363
    4. Padmanabha Shenoy, Suma Balan, Kaveri K. Nalianda
      Pages 365-375
    5. Mojca Zajc Avramovič, Tadej Avčin
      Pages 377-392
    6. Francesco Zulian, Roberta Culpo
      Pages 393-401
    7. Ivan Foeldvari
      Pages 403-411
    8. Ranjan Gupta, Amita Aggarwal
      Pages 425-429
  5. Vasculitis in Childhood

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 431-431
    2. Ezgi Deniz Batu, Seza Özen
      Pages 433-440
    3. Sanjeev Gulati
      Pages 441-450
    4. Avinash Sharma, Surjit Singh
      Pages 451-459
    5. David A. Cabral, Kimberly Morishita
      Pages 461-478
    6. Manjari Agarwal, Sujata Sawhney
      Pages 479-486
    7. Sumidha Mittal, Manjari Agarwal
      Pages 487-497
    8. Sathish Kumar, Paul A. Brogan
      Pages 499-507
    9. Marinka Twilt, Susanne M. Benseler
      Pages 509-524
    10. Sumidha Mittal, Manjari Agarwal, Sujata Sawhney
      Pages 525-534
    11. Anju Gupta, P. Vignesh
      Pages 535-541
  6. Miscellaneous Rheumatic Diseases in Childhood

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 543-543
    2. Karyl Barron
      Pages 545-554
    3. Maria Cristina Maggio, Rolando Cimaz
      Pages 555-568

About this book


This book on rheumatology in children is intended to be a handy tool for all professionals interested in this field. It is divided into five sections: General considerations, arthritic problems, connective tissue diseases, systemic vasculitides and finally a section that covers miscellaneous issues such as Immunodeficiencies, bone heath and uveitis.

The book has an easy format with each chapter having one or more clinicalvignettes at the start of the chapter. In addition each chapter outlines the learning objectives and key take home messages. At the end of each section a collection of cases to highlight important issues in the clinic are included. The colorful charts, pictures and tables make reading this book an easy task.

The authors are leading experts in their fields working at best practices centers globally to provide the reader with state-of-the-art information.


Immunodeficency and rheumatic diseases Joint anatomy and physiology Infections and arthritis Overlap syndromes in children Metabolic bone disease and osteoporosis Pediatric uveitis

Editors and affiliations

  • Sujata Sawhney
    • 1
  • Amita Aggarwal
    • 2
  1. 1.Pediatric Rheumatology Division Institute of Child HealthSir Ganga Ram HospitalNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Clinical ImmunologySanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical SciencesLucknowIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-1749-0
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-1750-6
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