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 conditions and problems-including vaccine-preventable helminth infection global atlas, drug-resistant Staph and TB infections, pandemic flu, echinococcosis, and Chagas' disease. It's 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 vaccine-preventable diseases, drug-resistant Staph helminth infection global atlas 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. Helminth infection global atlas pertussis and Pertussis Whooping Cough 4.
Haemophilus 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 Helminth infection global atlas Erysipelas and 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 Infections Anorectal Abscess and Fistula in Ano Peritonitis Pyomyositis Pyomyositis Tropicans Introduction to Sexually Transmitted Infections Trichomoniasis Herpes Simplex Virus Genital Infection Human Papillomavirus Chlamydia trachomatis Infections: Chlamydia and Lymphogranuloma Venereum Gonorrhea: Infection with Neisseria gonorrhoeae Syphilis Treponema 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 Intestinal Cestodes Tapeworms helminth infection global atlas Cysticercosis Echinococcosis: Helminth infection global atlas and Alveolar Disease Trichinellosis Filarial Diseases Schistosomiasis Introduction to Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics Novel Influenza Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis West Nile Virus Disease Anthrax