3rd Edition

Great Ormond Street Handbook of Paediatrics An Illustrated Guide

Edited By Stephen D. Marks, Simon Blackburn, Stephan Strobel Copyright 2025
    640 Pages 561 Color & 265 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    640 Pages 561 Color & 265 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    The product of a world centre of excellence in teaching and medical and surgical practice, this new edition of a bestseller has been revised throughout for easier quick reference. Building on the range of expertise showcased in the previous editions, this text incorporates updated material and new figures to helpfully illustrate clinical features and epidemiology. This compact volume offers expert knowledge useful for trainees and professional clinicians in other disciplines.

    1.     Emergency Medicine

    David Inwald and Mark Peters

    2.     Child Protection

    Alison Steele

    3.     Infectious Diseases

    Nele Alders, Justin Penner and Delane Shingadia

    4.     Respiratory Medicine

    Rossa Brugha

    5.     Cardiology

    Michelle Carr, Florian Moenkemeyer and Michael Quail

    6.     Dermatology

    Satyamaanasa Polubothu

    7.     Ophthalmology

    Richard Bowman, Sohaib R Rufai, Sri Gore, Robert H Henderson and Ken Nischal

    8.     Neurology

    Noelle Enright and Anoushka Alwis

    9.     Gastroenterology

    Susan Hill, Keith Lindley and Edward Gaynor

    10.  Renal Disease

    Stephen Marks

    11. Haematology

    Keith Sibson, Jack Bartram, Sara Ghorashian and Ajay Vora

    12. Oncology

    Darren Hargrave, Tanzina Chowdhury and Olga Slater

    13. Endocrinology

    Mehul Dattani and Catherine Peters

    14. Metabolic Diseases

    Stephanie Grunewald, Alex Broomfield and Mildred Yeo

    15. Genetics

    Richard Scott, Angela Barnicoat, Emma Wakeling and Philip Ostrowski

    16. Immunology

    Austen Worth, Winnie Ip and Liam Reilly

    17. Rheumatology

    Samantha Cooray, Clarissa Pilkington and Paul Brogan

    18. Neonatal and General Paediatric Surgery

    Dhanya Mullassery and Simon Blackburn

    19. Otorhinolaryngology

    Paula Coyle and Christopher Jephson

    20. Plastic Surgery

    Neil Bulstrode, David Dunaway, Simon Eccles, Adriaan Grobbelaar, Loshan Kangesu, Paul Morris, Juling Ong, Patricia Rorison, Amir Sadri, Branavan Sivakumar and Gillian Smith

    21. Orthopaedics and Fractures

    Deborah M Eastwood

    22. Urology

    Naima Smeulders and Abraham Cherian

    23. Allergic Diseases

    Ru-Xin Foong, Nandinee Patel, Adam T Fox and Stephan Strobel


    Stephen Marks, MD MSc MRCP DCH FRCPCH is a Consultant Paediatric Nephrologist and Clinical Lead for renal transplantation at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). He is Professor of Paediatric Nephrology and Transplantation at University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health and Director of the NIHR GOSH Clinical Research Facility.

    Simon Blackburn MEd FRCS(paed.surg) FFST is a Consultant Neonatal and Paediatric Surgeon at Great Ormond Street Hospital where he is also Co-Director of Education and the Learning Academy.

    Stephan Strobel, MD, PhD, MRCP(Hon), FRCP, FRCPCH, is an Emeritus Professor of Paediatrics and Clinical Immunology, University of Plymouth and Honorary Professor of Paediatrics and Clinical Immunology, University College London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, UK.