Description

This latest volume provides a comprehensive review of the latest developments and research studies on the pathogenesis and molecular biology of human congenital infections. It reviews current diagnostic techniques and epidemiological data while describing the progress in research and understanding of continuing prevention of congenital infections and prognosis.

Readership

Gynecologists, obstetricians, pediatricians, virologists and specialists in laboratory medicine and diagnostic immunology

Table of Contents

Preface Introduction Molecular Virology of Ruebella Virus Clinical Features: Post-natally Acquired Rubella Laboratory Diagnosis of Rubella and Congenital Rubella Rubella Vaccine Rubella epidemiology: surveillance to monitor and evaluate congenital rubella prevention strategies Future Requirements

Details

No. of pages:
138
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080467863
Print ISBN:
9780444506344
Print ISBN:
9780444560834

About the editors

Jangu Banatvala

Affiliations and Expertise

Guys Kings and St Thomas' School of Medicine and Dentistry, U.K.

Catherine Peckham

Affiliations and Expertise

Institute of Child Health, London, U.K.