Sande's HIV/AIDS Medicine

2nd Edition

Medical Management of AIDS 2013

Authors: Paul Volberding Warner Greene Joep Lange Joel Gallant Nelson Sewankambo
Paperback ISBN: 9781455706952
eBook ISBN: 9781455737949
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 13th April 2012
Page Count: 596

Description

Access the latest information available in the challenging area of HIV/AIDS management with Sande's HIV/AIDS Medicine, 2nd Edition. Authored by a veritable "who’s who" of current global experts in the field, this medical reference book will provide you with all the practical, indispensable guidance you’ll need to offer your patients the best possible care.

Key Features

  • Access reliable, up-to-the-minute guidance that addresses the realities of HIV/AIDS management in your geographical region, thanks to contributions from a global cast of renowned expert clinicians and researchers.
  • Locate the clinically actionable information you need quickly with an organization that mirrors the current state of the AIDS epidemic and the different needs of Western vs. developing-world patients and clinicians.
  • Diagnose AIDS manifestations confidently by comparing them to clinical images.
  • Improve patient outcomes with the latest findings on the management of AIDS as a chronic illness.
  • Efficiently review essential data through numerous at-a-glance tables.

Table of Contents

Contents

Preface vii

Contributors ix

Acknowledgments xv

SECTION 1: Epidemiology and biology of HIV infection

1 The global epidemiology of HIV/AIDS 3

Irum Zaidi, Kevin M De Cock

2 The origins and diversification of HIV 15

Michael Worobey, Guan-Zhu Han

3 Molecular biology of HIV: implications for new therapies 25

Warner C Greene, B Matija Peterlin, Matthew H Stremlau

4 The immune response to HIV 45

Clive M Gray, Pamela Gumbi, Lycias Zembe, Mopo Radebe, Bruce Walker

5 Viral and host determinants of HIV-1 disease progression 59

Danie¨lle van Manen, Ange´lique B van ’t Wout, Hanneke Schuitemaker

6 Acute HIV infection 77

Anthony D Kelleher, David A Cooper

7 Biology of HIV-1 transmission 89

Julie Overbaugh

SECTION 2: Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of HIV infection

8 The design of a global HIV vaccine 97

Jerome H Kim, Nelson L Michael

9 HIV prevention 113

Salim S Abdool Karim

10 Laboratory testing for HIV infection 123

James C Shepherd, Oliver Laeyendecker, Thomas C Quinn

11 Overview of antiretroviral therapy 133

Susa Coffey, Paul A Volberding

12 Development and transmission of HIV drug resistance 155

Mark A Wainberg, Gerasimos J Zaharatos

13 Pharmacology of antiretroviral drugs 169

Concepta Merry, Charles W Flexner

14 Complications resulting from antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection 177

David Nolan, Simon Mallal, Peter Reiss

SECTION 3: Diseases associated with HIV infection

15 Oral complications of HIV infection 195

John S Greenspan, Deborah Greenspan

16 Ocular manifestations of AIDS 207

James P Dunn

17 Global HIV and dermatology 219

Toby Maurer, Robert Michelleti

18 Gastrointestinal disorders in HIV including diarrhea 237

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Details

No. of pages:
596
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455737949
Paperback ISBN:
9781455706952

About the Author

Paul Volberding

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Clinical Research Fellow;Marvin Sleisenger Professor and Vice Chair;Department of Medicine University of California San Francisco;San Francisco, CA, USA

Warner Greene

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology; Nick and Sue Hellmann Distinguished Professor of Translational Medicine; Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology; University of California, San Francisco; San Francisco, CA

Joep Lange

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine; Global Health; Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam; Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development; Amsterdam; The Netherlands

Joel Gallant

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology;Associate Director, Johns Hopkins AIDS Service;Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine;Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine;Baltimore, MD, USA

Nelson Sewankambo