Advances in Pediatrics reviews the most current practices in pediatrics. A distinguished editorial board, led by Dr. Carol Berkowitz, identifies key areas of major progress and controversy and invites expert pediatricians to contribute original articles devoted to these topics. These insightful overviews bring concepts to a clinical level and explore their everyday impact on patient care. Topics such as fetal diagnosis and surgical intervention, updates in pharmacology, and fatty liver disease are represented, highlighting the most current and relevant information in the field.
By Carol D. Berkowitz, MD, Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics,
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center; Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, David
Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Torrance, California; Leslie L. Barton, MD, Professor Emerita, Department of Pediatrics, Steele
Memorial Children’s Research Center, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona; Jane Carver, PhD, MS, MPH, Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Molecular
Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida; Edward M. Barksdale Jr., MD, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital and Surendra Varma, MD, Texas Tech University of Health Sciences