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Infectious Diseases 

Online Resources: 

IDSA Clinical Practice Guidelines: Guidelines for diagnosis and management of specific infections and organisms developed by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. The majority are targeted for adult patients, but most include pediatric-specific information. 

  1. Homepage: 

  1. MRSA Infections: 

  1. Bacterial Meningitis: 

  1. Community-acquired pneumonia: 

AAP Red Book: Provides information on common pediatric infectious diseases, antimicrobials, and vaccines.  


Textbooks: Good sources for general information on infectious diseases by organ system, specific pathogens, antimicrobial therapeutics and resistance mechanisms. 

  1. Long: Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 4th ed 

  1. Feigin and Cherrys Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases