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New 3rd Edition! Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools

American Academy of Pediatrics

Edited By:
Susan S. Aronson, MD, FAAP and Timothy R. Shope, MD, MPH, FAAP
$ 57.00
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New 3rd Edition!

Presented in an easy-to-use format, this 'must-have' guide provides:

  • Content from AAP's premier source of information on infectious diseases, the Red Book

  • Quick reference fact sheets on more than 50 common infectious diseases and symptoms that occur in children in group settings

  • Easy-to-read explanations on how infectious diseases spread

  • Strategies for limiting the spread of infection

  • When exclusion is indicated and not indicated

  • Guidance about which situations require immediate help

  • Immunization schedules

  • Ready-to-use sample letters and forms for parents or referrals


About the author

American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is an organization of 60,000 member pediatricians dedicated to the health, safety, and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. One of the major activities of the AAP is providing reliable educational materials for parents and caregivers. Under the direction of a medical editor, content developed by the AAP is rigorously reviewed by appropriate committee members to ensure compliance with the organization's current policy and recommendations.

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