Tropical Pediatrics: A Public Health Concern of International Proportions

Title

Tropical Pediatrics: A Public Health Concern of International Proportions

Document Type

Book

Files

Description

Tropical medicine is a branch of medicine focusing on disorders usually found in subtropical and tropical areas of the world. Tropical paediatrics is a branch of tropical medicine focusing on children in these areas. The current process of global warming and the widespread issue of international travel are bringing these conditions to many places of the globe. This book highlights selective concepts of tropical paediatrics that are of importance to clinicians caring for children and adolescents.

ISBN

978-1619428317

Publication Date

2012

Publisher

Nova Biomedical

City

New York

Keywords

Child and adolescent health, tropical medicine, pediatrics

Disciplines

International Public Health | Pediatrics

Comments

Richard R. Roach, Donald E. Greydanus, Dilip R. Patel, Douglas N. Homnick and Joav Merrick are editors.

Citation for published book

Roach, Richard R, Donald E. Greydanus, Dilip R. Patel, Douglas N. Homnick, and Joav Merrick. Tropical Pediatrics: A Public Health Concern of International Proportions. New York: Nova Biomedical, 2012. Print.