Pediatric Liver Intensive Care

  • Naresh Shanmugam
  • Anil Dhawan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Mettu Srinivas Reddy
    Pages 1-5
  3. Srinivasan Palaniappan, Karthick Sundaram, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 19-29
  4. Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 31-35
  5. Naresh Shanmugam, Vimal Kumar
    Pages 37-39
  6. Karthick Sundaram, Akash Deep, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 41-47
  7. Sukanya Govindan, Chandrasekaran Venkataraman
    Pages 49-52
  8. Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 53-57
  9. Naresh Shanmugam, Roshni Vara
    Pages 59-64
  10. Bogdana Sabina Zoica, Akash Deep
    Pages 65-69
  11. Ilankumaran Kaliamoorthy
    Pages 91-93
  12. Anil Dhawan, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 95-105
  13. Deepti Sachan, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 107-111
  14. Chaya Kelegari, Gomathy Narasimhan, Chandrasekaran Venkataraman
    Pages 113-119
  15. Joseph J. Varamphil, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 133-136
  16. Sandeep Botcha, T. Deepashree
    Pages 155-160
  17. Deepti Sachan
    Pages 161-167
  18. T. Ravikumar, Nataraj Palaniappan
    Pages 187-193
  19. V. Mohanram, Nataraj Palaniappan, Naresh Shanmugam
    Pages 195-199
  20. Chaya Kelegari, Mohan Babu Kasala
    Pages 201-215

About this book


Acute management of children with liver disease and liver transplantation has rapidly evolved over the last two decades due to worldwide availability of complex liver surgery and liver transplantation. This book edited by Prof Dhawan and Dr Shanmugam, who have hands on experience in managing children with complex liver disease, its complications and liver transplant recepients, provides to a very practical approach to all the team members involved in paediatric transplantation like ; Hepatologists, anaesthetists, surgeons, intensivists, transplant coordinators, nurses and trainees at all levels and specialities. Topics covered include management of common liver problems, liver based metabolic disorders and peri-operative care protocols in paediatric liver transplantation. It also provides up to date information on drug dosage and infusion calculations for common drugs used in liver disease.


Liver failure Hepatic encephalopathy Metabolic liver disease Post liver transplantation management Post liver tumour resection in ICU Combined kidney liver transplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • Naresh Shanmugam
    • 1
  • Anil Dhawan
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Liver, GI and NutritionInstitute of Advanced Paediatrics, Dr. Rela Institute and Medical CentreChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Research and InnovationVariety Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Liver, GI and Nutrition Center and Mowat Labs, King’s College HospitalLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-1303-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-1304-2
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