Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Diseases

Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Diseases

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Thoroughly revised and extensively rewritten, the 8th edition of this classic reference is today's most comprehensive and clinically detailed resource on tropical medicine. International authorities present the common characteristics and methods of transmission for each disease, then guides readers through diagnosis, treatment, control, and prevention.
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  • Hardback | 1192 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 57.15mm | 3,035g
  • W B Saunders Co Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 8th Revised edition
  • 400 ills
  • 0721662234
  • 9780721662237

Table of contents

Part I CLINICAL PRACTICE in the TROPICS. General Principles. Pulmonary Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Gastrointestinal Diseases. Hepatobiliary Diseases. Hematologic Diseases. Urinary Tract Diseases. Dermatologic Diseases. Neurologic Diseases. Opthalmolgic Diseases. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Malignant Diseases. Surgery. Orthopedics. Maternal and Child Health. Integrated Management of Childhood Illness. Heat-Associated Illness. Traditional Medicine. Health and Nutrition Among. Refugees and Displaced Persons. Environmental and Occupational. Health in the Tropics. Imaging in the Tropics and The. Imaging of Tropical Diseases. Part II VIRAL INFECTIONS. General Principles. Human Immunodeficiency Virus. And AIDS. Human T Cell Lymphotropic Virus. Infections. Viral Infections with Cutaneous Lesions. Viral Respiratory Infections. Enteric Viral Infections. Viral Hepatitis. Viral Febrile Illnesses. Viral Encephalitis. Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers. PART III BACTERIAL INFECTIONS. Section a Infections of the Eye and Throat. Trachoma and Inclusion Conjunctivitis Diphtheria. Section B Respiratory Tract Infections. Q Fever. Psittacosis. Pertussis. Melioidosis. Actinomycoses. Nocardiosis. Section C Gastrointestinal Tract Infections. Shigellosis. Cholera and Other Vibrioses. Diarrhea Caused By Escherichia Coli. Campylobacter Enteritis. Miscellaneous Bacterial Enteritides. Helicobacter PyloriInfections. Section D Sexually Transmitted Infections. Chlamydial Infections. Lymphogranuloma Venereum. Syphilis and the Endemic Treponematoses. Gonococcal Infections. Chancroid. Granuloma Inguinale. Section E Infections Causing Neurological Manifestations. Acute Bacterial Meningitis. Tetanus. Botulism. Section F Infections of Skin and Soft Tissues. Anthrax. Glanders. Gas Gangrene. Pyomyositis. Tropical Phagedenic Ulcer. Section G Febrile Lymphadenitis. Bartonella-Associated Infections. Plague. Tularemia. Pasteurella. Brucellosis. Section H Disseminated Febrile Illnesses. Rickettsial Infections: General. Principles. Typhus. Spotted Fevers. Trench Fever. Scrub Typhus. Ehrlichiosis. Relapsing Fever. Leptospirosis. Lyme Disease. Meningococcal Disease. Typhoid Fever. Nontyphoidal Salmonellosis. Section I Mycobacterial Infections. Tuberculosis. Leprosy. Nontuberculosis Mycobacterial. Part IV the MYCOSES. General Principles. Superficial Mycoses. Subcutaneous Mycoses. Systemic Mycoses. Treatment of Systemic Mycoses. Part V PROTOZOAL INFECTIONS. General Principles. Section a Intestinal and Genital Infections. Amebiasis. Giardiasis. Cryptosporidiosis. Cyclosporiasis. Miscellaneous Intestinal Protozoa. Trichomoniasis. Section B Infections of the Blood and Reticuloendothelial System. Malaria. African Trypanosomiasis. American Trypanosomiasis. Leishmaniasis. Babesiosis. Section C Tissue Infections. Toxoplasmosis. Pneumocystosis. Free-Living Amebic Infections. OtherTissue Protozoa Infections. PART VI HELMINTHIC INFECTIONS. General Principles. Section a Intestinal Nematode Infections. General Principles. Nematodes Limited to the . Intestinal Tract. Intestinal Nematodes That. Migrate Through Lungs. Intestinal Nematodes That. Migrate Through Skin And. Lung. Section B Filarial Infections. Filariasis. Loiasis. Onchocerciasis. Miscellaneous Filarial Infections. Section C Other Tissue Nematode Infections. Dracunculiasis. Trichinosis. Toxocariasis. Gnathostomiasis. Angiostrongyliasis. Cutaneous Larva Migrans. Anisakiasis. Section D Trematode Infections. General Principles. Schistosomiasis. Intestinal Fluke Infections. Liver Fluke Infections. Lung Fluke Infections: Paragonimiasis. Section E Cestode Infections . General Principles. Tapeworm Infections. Larval Cestode Infections. PART VII POISONOUS and TOXIC PLANTS and ANIMALS. Poisonous Plants and Fish. Animals Hazardous to Humans. Pentastomiasis. Injurious Arthropods. PART VIII NUTRITIONAL PROBLEMS and DEFICIENCY DISEASES. General Principles. Protein-Energy Malnutrition. Vitamin Deficiencies. Mineral Deficiencies. Other Nutrition-Related Disorders. PART IX VECTOR TRANSMISSION of DISEASES. General Principles of Infectious . Disease Transmission. Zoonoses. Mollusks Involved in Disease. Transmission. Ticks and Mites in Disease. Transmission. Insects in Disease Transmission. Control of Arthropods of Medical. Importance. PART X TROPICAL DISEASE in a TEMPERATE CLIMATE. General Principles. Establishing a Travel Clinic. Adviceto Travelers. Screening Long Term Travelers. Diarrhea in Travelers. Fever in Travelers. Skin Lesions in Travelers. Eosinophilia in Travelers and Immigrants. Diseases of Immigrants. Global Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases. PART XI LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS of PARASITIC DISEASES. Examination of Stool and Urine Specimens. Examination of Blood, Other Body Fluids, Tissues, And Sputum. Parasitic Immunodiagnosis .
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