Emerging Infectious Diseases: Volume 1

Emerging Infectious Diseases: Volume 1 : Clinical Case Studies

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More than 30 newly emerged microorganisms and related diseases have been discovered in the past 20 years. Since these infections are so new, even infectious diseases experts and clinical microbiologists need more information. This book covers recently emerged infectious diseases based on real cases and provides comprehensive information including different aspects of the infections. Written in a `teaching' style, this book is of interest to every medical specialist and student.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 420 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0128101091
  • 9780128101094

Table of contents

Fever with Thrombocytopenia Associated with a Novel Bunyavirus in China
A Novel Rhabdovirus Associated with Acute
Emerging Hantavirus infections
Lassa virus infections
Emerging Alkhurma Hemorrhagic Fever
Rift Valley
Lujo Hemorrhagic Fever
Emerging Toscana infections
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
Chickungunya Virus Infections
West Nile Virus Infections
Corona Hajj
Human Bocavirus
Norovirus infections
Clostridium difficile
XDR tbc
Exserohilum rostratum
Plasmodium knowlesi
Buruli ulcer (atypical mycobacteria)
Q fever
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Review quote

"...an easy-to-use, extraordinarily informative text that belongs on every clinician's shelf...it highlights areas where there are gaps in our knowledge...an apropos read for any clinician who carries a pager." --Clinical Infectious Diseases

"...a comprehensive review of both new and old infectious diseases, primarily endemic diseases that occur in specific geographic areas of the world...a reference that should be readily available in medical libraries throughout the world. Rating: 78 - 3 Stars" --Doody's.com, 2015
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