Elaine Jong and Dennis Stevens, and panel of expert contributors cover the basics of the field using beautiful Netter illustrations and accessible "need to know" information on major helminth transmitted infections and problems-including vaccine-preventable diseases, drug-resistant Staph and TB infections, pandemic flu, echinococcosis, and Chagas' disease.
Helminth transmitted infections a great tool for quick review or for sharing with patients and staff.
Key Features Review the basics of infectious disease through comprehensive coverage contained in a single volume reference.
Access "need to know" information from the uniformly concise text and instructive Netter paintings.
View detailed Netter illustrations that provide a quick and memorable overview of microbiology, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation. Stay current on modern infectious disease concerns-such as helminth transmitted infections diseases, drug-resistant Staph and TB infections, pandemic flu, infections in compromised hosts, reproductive tract infections, infections transmitted from animals to man, and imported infections such as malaria, echinococcosis, and Chagas' disease-with new illustrations in the Netter tradition specifically created to address new topics.
Diphtheria and Tetanus 3. Bordetella pertussis and Pertussis Whooping Cough 4.
Helminth transmitted infections influenza Type B 5. Pneumococcal Disease: Infections Caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae 6. Infections Caused by Neisseria meningitidis 7.
Poliomyelitis Polio and Polioviruses 8. Influenza 9.
Rotavirus Infection Measles Mumps Rubella Varicella-Zoster Virus Infections Hepatitis A Infection and Prevention Hepatitis B Infections Introduction to Skin and Soft Tissue Infections Impetigo Erysipelas helminth transmitted infections Cellulitis Folliculitis, Furuncles, and Carbuncles Life-Threatening Soft Tissue Infections Superficial Dermatophyte Infections of the Skin Herpes Simplex Virus Infections Introduction to Respiratory Tract Infections Community-Acquired Pneumonia, Bacterial Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Atypical Pneumonia Aspiration Pneumonia Viral Respiratory Infections Sinus Infections Acute Otitis Media Pharyngitis Introduction to Systemic Infections Endocarditis Meningitis Osteomyelitis Urinary Tract Infections Surgical Infections: Introduction and Overview Acute Appendicitis Acute Diverticulitis Hydatid Cyst Echinococcosis Disease Intra-abdominal Abscess Necrotizing Soft Tissue Helminth transmitted infections Anorectal Abscess and Fistula in Ano Peritonitis Pyomyositis Pyomyositis Tropicans Introduction to Helminth transmitted infections Transmitted Infections Trichomoniasis Herpes Simplex Virus Genital Infection Human Papillomavirus Chlamydia trachomatis Infections: Chlamydia and Lymphogranuloma Venereum Gonorrhea: Infection with Neisseria gonorrhoeae Syphilis Helminth transmitted infections pallidum Malaria Yellow Fever Travelers' Diarrhea Enteric Fever: Typhoid and Paratyphoid Fever Viral Hepatitis Rabies Arboviruses of Medical Importance Leptospirosis Lyme Disease Tick-Borne Encephalitis Introduction to Parasitic Diseases Amebiasis Giardiasis Other Intestinal Protozoa