This book focusses on the clinical aspects and management of pediatric skin disorders, especially seen in darker skin types. It includes unique conditions that the authors have encountered in their lifetime with their independent observations and approach to management. Original high-quality images are used to illustrate most dermatoses described in the book enabling a strong visual impression of the discussed diseases. It hopes to provide readers with a blend of evidence and experience based pediatric dermatology. This book aims to be a hands-on manual that can be referred to during a busy practice as it discusses the practical approach to dermatoses.
Focusses on darker skin types.
Examines unusual presentations with detailed clinical features.
Discusses the ways to differentiate between similar-appearing diseases.
Explores approaches to therapy, especially in resource-poor settings.
Covers topics with high quality illustrations.
About the Author
Dr Manish K. Shah Dr Manish K. Shah is Associate Hon Dermatologist at Bai Jerbai Hospital for Children, Mumbai and Hon Dermatologist at SRCC Children's Hospital, Mumbai. He is Vice-President of the Indian Society for Pediatric Dermatology, and associated with this association in various capacities, since its inception, 25 years back. He has authored 3 textbook chapters and 15 journal articles. Dr Preeti K. ShethDr Preeti K. Sheth is Research Associate at Bai Jerbai Hospital for Children, Mumbai. After completing her postgraduation in Dermatology, she pursued a fellowship in Pediatric Dermatology from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. She is an active member if the Indian Society for Pediatric Dermatology. She has contributed in 2 textbooks, authored 3 textbook chapters and 4 international and national articles.