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Feigin & Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 7th Ed [PDF][Tahir99] VRG

Feigin & Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 7th Ed [PDF][Tahir99] VRG

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James D. Cherry, MD, MSc
Distinguished Professor of PediatricsDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA  Attending PhysicianPediatric Infectious Diseases Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA Los Angeles, California
Gail J. Harrison, MD
ProfessorDepartment of PediatricsSection of Infectious DiseasesBaylor College of Medicine Attending PhysicianInfectious Diseases Service Texas Children’s HospitalHouston, Texas
Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD
Professor and Vice-Chairman for Clinical AffairsHead, Section of Infectious DiseasesDepartment of PediatricsBaylor College of MedicineChief, Infectious Disease Service Texas Children’s HospitalHouston, Texas
 William J. Steinbach, MD
 Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Department of PediatricsDepartment of Molecular Genetics and  Microbiology  Attending PhysicianDivision of Pediatric Infectious DiseasesDuke University Medical CenterDurham, North Carolina
Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD
Dean, National School of Tropical MedicineProfessor, Pediatrics and Molecular & Virology and Microbiology Head, Section of Pediatric Tropical MedicineBaylor College of Medicine Texas Children’s Hospital Endowed Chair of  Tropical PediatricsDirector, Sabin Vaccine Institute & Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development President, Sabin Vaccine InstituteHouston, Texas
1600 John F. Kennedy Blvd.Ste 1800Philadelphia, PA 19103-2899Feigin & Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases Volume 1: Part no. 9996092720 Volume 2: Part no. 9996092844 Two-volume set ISBN: 978-1-4557-1177-2
Copyright © 2014, 2009, 2004, 1998, 1992, 1987, 1981 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier Inc.Chapter 146—Infant Botulism—Stephen S. Arnon—Government employee. This chapter will be in the public domain.
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Feigin & Cherry’s textbook of pediatric infectious diseases.Feigin and Cherry’s textbook of pediatric infectious diseases / [edited by] James D. Cherry, Gail J. Demmler-Harrison, Sheldon L. Kaplan, Peter Hotez, William J. Steinbach.—Seventh edition. p. ; cm. Textbook of pediatric infectious diseases Preceded by: Feigin & Cherry’s textbook of pediatric infectious diseases / [edited by] Ralph D. Feigin—[et al.]. 6th ed. c2009. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-4557-1177-2 (two-volume set : alk. paper) I. Cherry, James D. (James Donald), 1930- editor of compilation. II. Demmler-Harrison, Gail J., editor of compilation. III. Kaplan, Sheldon L., editor of compilation. IV. Hotez, Peter J., editor of compilation. V. Steinbach, William J., editor of compilation. VI. Title. VII. Title: Textbook of pediatric infectious diseases. [DNLM: 1. Communicable Diseases. 2. Child. 3. Pediatrics–methods. WC 100] RJ401 618.92
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