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The Authority on Pediatric Infectious Diseases from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases

The definitive source for pediatric infectious disease solutions providing point-of-care access to diagnosis and treatment.

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AAP News: Red Book Online marks 20 years as must-have pediatric infectious diseases resource

Red Book Online is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2023. Red Book was one of the earliest medical books to have a distinct online site, just a few years after medical journals began to have an online presence. Red Book Online is the home to the latest content, plus important information about infectious diseases outbreaks, shortages, and vaccines. Red Book Online is an AAP member benefit.

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Information and resource links for current infectious disease outbreaks that affect the pediatric population and that have been identified in multiple U.S. states.

Influenza News and Resources

A comprehensive list of influenza resources, including news, policy and implementation, professional education, and other pertinent influenza information.

Visual Library

More than 2,700 infectious disease images for use in diagnosis and presentations, including clinical manifestations, disease vectors, and etiology.

Systems-based Treatment Table

This Systems-based Treatment Table assists pediatricians in using antibiotic agents appropriately and only when needed for these common pediatric conditions.


Red Book Online offers presentations from distinguished experts on important and timely topics on pediatric infectious diseases and immunizations.

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