All those in need of a reliable clinical primer on the disorders and diseases that may affect the gastrointestinal tract in neonates and children will welcome this textbook. The points relevant for diagnosis and treatment of a full range of problematic conditions (including nutritional disorders) are covered by an authoritative and truly international team of contributors. Fabio Albano, University of Naples 'Federico II', Naples, Italy Steven R Allen, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, USA Jorge Amil Dias, Hospital S. Joao, Porto, Portugal
Stefano Guandalini, MD, is Professor of Pediatrics, Chief of the Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, and Director of the University of Chicago Celiac Disease Program, Chicago, USA. He is also Chairman of the Federation of the International Societies of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.