Newly organized and featuring new editors and hundreds of new images, Peters’ Atlas of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, Seventh Edition, brings you up to date with today’s greatest challenges in tropical medicine. Increased global travel, climate change, human conflict, short-term/large-scale human assemblies, potent therapeutic agents, drug resistance, and vaccine misinformation have contributed to a greatly changed landscape in this complex field. This practical, highly visual guide provides more than 1,300 stunning illustrations, making it an authoritative parasitology resource for accurate diagnosis of complex diseases.
1. Arthropod-borne diseases
The Arboviruses: Arthropod-Borne Viral Infections
Arthropod-Borne Bacterial Infections
The Relapsing Fevers
Arthropod-Borne Parasitic Infections
Nematodes: Filarial Diseases
2. Infections acquired percutaneously
Other Cutaneous or Mucous Membrane Contact
3. Infections acquired through the gastrointestinal tract
4. Infections acquired through airborne transmission
6. Bites, stings, venoms, toxins
Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies
8. Non-communicable disease
9. Diseases of unusual or uncertain aetiology
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- 27th October 2018
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Specialist Registrar in Infectious Disease and Microbiology, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London
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