Leonard G. Feld, MD, PhD, MMM, FAAP, and John D. Mahan, MD, FAAP
"This book does a great job providing rapid access to evidence-based information on infectious diseases and dermatological conditions in children."
Aileen M Aldrich, MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Doody's Book Review
Confidently evaluate evidence-based information to make timely and accurate diagnoses and treatment decisions!
Continuing with this volume, Succinct Pediatrics will be an ongoing series covering the entire scope of pediatric medicine. Each volume will include short chapters with key features and invaluable tables and algorithms, allowing health care professionals the opportunity to deliver the highest quality of care.
The second volume features 58 topics with key points and detailed therapies in Infectious Diseases and Dermatological Disorders. The dermatology section covers pruritus, scabies, and numerous topics that generalists need to know.
Leonard G. Feld, MD, PhD, MMM, FAAP
Leonard G. Feld, MD, FAAP recently retired from Nicklaus Children’s Health System. During his career, Dr Feld held leadership positions at the Levine Children’s Hospital, Carolinas Healthcare System (now Atrium Health), and the Atlantic Health System in New Jersey. He established the Center for Advancing Pediatric Excellence (at Levine Children’s Hospital), which was the physician enterprise and hospital-based program for improving the quality and safety of children. Over his academic career, Dr Feld has been Professor of Pediatrics at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine, UNDNJ Newark School of Medicine, University of North Carolina’s at Chapel Hill and Florida International University School of Medicine. His main area of research was kidney disease and diabetes. He has edited several books for the American Academy of Pediatrics and the monograph on Pediatric Quality for Pediatric Clinics of North America. Dr Feld received his MD and PhD from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, his pediatric training at the Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, and pediatric nephrology training at the Hospital of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr Feld earned his Masters in Medical Management (MMM) degree from Carnegie Mellon University H. John Heinz School of Public Policy and Management.
John D. Mahan, MD, FAAP
John D. Mahan, MD, FAAP is Professor of Pediatrics at the Ohio State University College of Medicine (OSU COM) where he is also Director for Education in the OSU COM Center for Faculty Advancement, Mentoring and Engagement (FAME), Director of the Center for Faculty Development at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Program Director for the Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program at Nationwide Children's Hospital.