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Tropical Infectious Diseases

Principles, Pathogens, & Practice, 2-Volume Set with CD-ROM

The reference JAMA called "an outstanding contribution" and "must reading" is back in a fully revised New Edition! This 2-volume set presents cutting-edge discussions of scientific principles, pathogenesis, pathophys-iology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention for the full range of tropical infectious diseases. A new bonus CD-ROM, a clinical-focused organization, standardized life-cycle diagrams, and 850 illustrations make vital guidance easy to find and apply.

Audience
Infectious Disease physicians.

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Published: November 2005

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-06668-9

Contents

  • PRINCIPLES AND GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS

    1. Principles of Parasitism: Host Parasite Interactions
    2. Factors in Influencing Geographic Distribution and Incidence of Tropical Infectious Diseases
    3. Epidemiology in Tropical Medicine
    4. Population Dynamics of Infectious Diseases in the Tropics
    5. Social and Cultural Factors in Tropical Medicine
    6. Nutrition-Infection Interaction
    7. Micronutrients in Infection
    8. Host Genetics and Susceptibility to Infection
    9. Disease Eradication and Control
    10. Travelers’ and Immigrants; Health
    11. Military Populations
    12. Vector Biology
    13. Animal Poisons in the Tropics
    14. Plant Toxins in the Tropics
    15. HIV and AIDS in the Tropics
    16. Immunology, Host Defense, Immunodeficiencies, and Vaccines
    17. Tropical Infectious Diseases and Malignancy
    18. Chemotherapy of Parasitic Diseases
    19. Chemotherapy of Bacterial, Fungal, and Viral Diseases
    20. Surveillance for Emerging Diseases
    21. Distinguishing Bioterrorism from Endemic Tropical Infections


    PATHOGENS

    A. Bacterial and Mycobacterial Infections

    22. Eneric Escherichia coli
    23. Typhoid Fever
    24. Nontyphoidal Salmonellosis
    25. Shigellosis
    26. Campylobacter Infections
    27. Cholera
    28. “Noncholera” Vibrio Infections
    29. Enteric Clostridium Infections
    30. Helicobacter pylori Infections
    31. Meningococcal Infections
    32. Genococcal and Other Neisserial Infections
    33. Haemophilus Infections
    34. Calymmatobacterium granulomatis Infections
    35. Pneumococcal Infections
    36. Streptococcal and Staphylococcal Infections
    37. Pertussis
    38. Legionellosis
    39. Meliodosis
    40. Diptheria
    41. Tuberculosis and Atypical Mycobacterial Infections
    42. Leprosy
    43. Anthrax
    44. Bartonelloses
    45. Brucellosis
    46. Plague
    47. Tetanus

    B. Spirochetal Infections

    48. Treponemal Infections
    49. Relapsing Fever
    50. Leptospirosis

    C. Chlamydial Infections

    51. Trachoma
    52. Chlamydia trachomatis Infections of the Genital Tract
    53. Psittacosis

    D. Rickettsial and Ehrlichial Infections

    54. Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses
    55. Typhus Group Rickettsioses
    56. Scrub Typhus
    57. Ehrlichioses
    58. Q. Fever

    E. Fungal Infections

    59. Dermatophytosis
    60. Mycetoma
    61. Chromoblastomycosis and Phaeohyphomycosis
    62. Histoplasmosis, Blastomycosis, Coccidiodomycosis, Paracoccidiodomycosis
    63. Penicilliosis marneffei
    64. Candid Infections
    65. Enomophthoramycosis, Lobomycosis, Rhinosporidiosis, and Sporotrichosis
    66. Pneumocystosis

    F. Protozoan Infections

    67. Enteric Amebiasis
    68. Intestinal Flagellate and Ciliate Infections
    69. Intestinal Coccidial Infections
    70. Malaria
    71. Babesiosis
    72. African Trypanosomiasis
    73. American Trypanosomiasis (Chagas’ Diseases)
    74. Leishmaniasis
    75. Free-Living Amebae
    76. Non-intestinal Flagellates
    77. Systemic Coccidian
    78. Microsporidiosis

    G. Nematode Infections

    79. FilariasisLoiasis and Mansonella Infections
    80. Onchocerciasis
    81. Zoonotic Filariasis
    82. Dracunculiasis
    83. Toxocariasis and Larva Migrans Syndromes
    84. Trichinellosis
    85. Angiostrongyliasis
    86. Other Tissue Nematode Infections
    87. Enterobiasis
    88. Trichuriasis
    89. Ascariasis
    90. Hookworm Infections
    91. Strongloidiasis

    H. Cestode Infections

    92. Overview of Cestode Infections
    93. Taeniasis
    94. Cysticercosis
    95. Diphyllobothriasis
    96. Echinococcosis
    97. Other Cestode Infections

    I. Trematode Infections

    98. Schistosomiasis
    99. Liver, Lung, and Intestinal Fluke Infections

    J. Viral Infections

    100. Measles
    101. Human Herpesvirus
    102. Smallpox and Monkeypox
    103. Influenza Virus
    104. Enterovirus Infections, Including Poliomyelitis
    105. Rotavirus Infections
    106. Calicivirus Infectins
    107. Astrovirus
    108. Hepatitis
    109. Overview of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
    110. Arenavirus Infections
    111. Bunyaviral Fevers
    112. Hantavirus Infections
    113. Other Bunyavirus Infections
    114. Filovirus Infections
    115. Yellow Fever
    116. Dengue and Dengue Humorrhagic Fever
    117. Alphavirus Infectins
    118. Rabies

    K. Retroviral Infections

    119. AIDS and AIDS-Related Infections

    L. Ectoparasitic Infections

    120. Arthropids, Tongue Worms, Leeches, and Arthropod-Borne Diseases


    PRACTICE APPROACH TO PATIENTS

    121. Health Advise to International Travelers
    122. Gastrointestinal Symptons
    123. Fever and Systemic Symptoms
    124. Eosinophilia
    125. Cutaneous Lesions
    126. Hepatobiliary Diseases
    127. Pulmonary Diseases
    128. Ocular Diseases
    129. Neurologic Diseases
    130. Anemia
    131. Urologic Symptons
    132. Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    133. The Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Coinfecting Tropical Infectious Diseases
    134. Travel-Related Health Concerns Associated with Extremes of the Environment

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