Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 April 2019

360 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190697174

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Handbook of Pediatric Infection Prevention and Control

Edited by Kristina A. Bryant, Judith A. Guzman-Cottrill, and Compiled by Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society PIDS

  • A comprehensive resource for infection prevention across the spectrum of pediatric healthcare settings, including acute care hospitals, ambulatory practices, and long-term care facilities
  • Assembled and curated by Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, the world's largest organization dedicated to the treatment, control, and eradication of infectious diseases that affect children
  • Infection- and setting-oriented chapters provide practical, expert guidance on a subject where evidence-based guidelines don't currently exist
  • Includes clinical scenarios that maximize resonance with reader and lend real-world applicability to guidelines
  • Links to evidence-based guidelines where available, plus sample policies for institutions, algorithms, and educational tools
  • An essential resource for infection preventionists, healthcare epidemiologists, infectious disease fellows, and anyone who provides support for infection-prevention programs in pediatric facilities

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