- Anupam Sachdeva, Incharge of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Unit , and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation , Department of Pediatrics Center of Child Health , Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi, India
- AK Dutta, Director-Professor and Head , Department of Pediatrics, Kalawati Saram Children’s Hospital and Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
- Mahaveer P Jain, Senior Consultant, Pediatrician Vardhman Medicare Centre , Institute of Advanced IVF/ICSI, Laparoscopy and Child Care, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
The book of Advances in Pediatrics is now five years since that edition. In the last five years, there has been a sea-change in the field of Pediatrics. There is now a greater involvement of the laboratory and investigative facilities in the management of children with various disorders. However, the role of the clinician cannot be undermined. A good clinician knows when to order and when not to order an investigation. In this edition a lot of chapters are updated, included algorithms, flow charts and currents guidelines, a lot of figures and photographs for illustrating the various issues. This book will also be of use to all postgraduates including those from the National Boards as it gives consolidated information on a number of topics. Over two hundred experts have contributed toward this book and it will serve as a ready compendium for all pediatricians.