American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunizations & Infectious Diseases: An Informed Parent's Guide by Margaret C. Fisher | 9781581101393 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunizations & Infectious Diseases: An Informed Parent's Guide

American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunizations & Infectious Diseases: An Informed Parent's Guide

by Margaret C. Fisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 1581101392

ISBN-13: 9781581101393

Pub. Date: 11/01/2005

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics


Informed by the expertise of the American Academy of Pediatrics, this authoritative guide to immunizations and infections in children covers a wide range of subject matter in easy-to-understand terms. Divided into four parts, this resource covers immunizations, antibiotics, prevention, and infection control, and also gives summaries of various infectious diseases.

Overview


Informed by the expertise of the American Academy of Pediatrics, this authoritative guide to immunizations and infections in children covers a wide range of subject matter in easy-to-understand terms. Divided into four parts, this resource covers immunizations, antibiotics, prevention, and infection control, and also gives summaries of various infectious diseases. Readers will learn what exactly an infectious disease is; the differences between bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites; and about contagions and incubation times. Parents, school nurses, librarians, and anyone else who comes into contact with children will find this handbook indispensable. A 2004 Childhood Immunization Schedule and a sample child vaccination record are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581101393
Publisher:
American Academy of Pediatrics
Publication date:
11/01/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
447
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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