The book is intended to address the obvious need for a concise text, which exists with regard to pediatric osteoarticular infections. Osteoarticular infection is an ever-evolving field. However, developments in the field of pediatric osteoarticular infections have lagged behind advancements in other areas of orthopedics, due to a variety of reasons.
The book is designed to be used either as a learning text or as a practical textbook in the clinical setting. The various osteoarticular infections in children and issues pertaining to their etiopathogenesis, clinical features, investigations and management options have been dealt with in systematic chapters. The chapters are organized in a logical sequence which can even be used for a quick referencing of topics.