Viral Infections in Children, Volume I

  • Robin J. Green

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Gamal Samy Aly, Hesham Abdel-Hady, Maged Z. Ibrahim
    Pages 1-46
  3. Cheryl Cohen, Gary Reubenson
    Pages 47-67
  4. Raziya Bobat, Moherndran Archary
    Pages 69-100
  5. Jacqueline Weyer, Lucille H. Blumberg
    Pages 125-150
  6. Marthi Pretorius, Marietjie Venter
    Pages 151-182
  7. Yvan Vandenplas, Koen Huysentruyt
    Pages 183-191
  8. Alicia Annamalay, Peter Le Souëf
    Pages 193-214
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 215-220

About this book


The purpose of this book is to provide a synthesis of the ever evolving field of pediatric viral infections. The most common and exotic pediatric viral infections are fully reviewed in this first one of a two volume set. All contributions are written by recognized experts in the field. The publication will appeal to medical microbiologists, practitioners, medical students and other health care providers with a pediatric interest. The known literature on viral infections in children is summarized and discussed in the light of changes in thinking as a result of novel and new evidence.


pediatric infection aetiology viral-bacterial interaction HIV comorbidity respiratory virus

Editors and affiliations

  • Robin J. Green
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Paediatrics and Child HealthUniversity of Pretoria, School of MedicinePretoria, ZASouth Africa

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