Highly Commended (Public Health category), BMA Awards 2005
This innovative resource is a "bridge" between an introductory survey text and a very large, comprehensive reference designed for the specialist, while retaining the best qualities of each. Its comprehensive, concisely presented coverage encompasses all aspects of the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with sexually transmitted infections and HIV. Evidence-based treatment options are presented whenever possible, and references direct readers to more in-depth sources. Full-color illustrations and photographs, bulleted lists, and tables make information easy to access and bring the text to life.
- Presents important information in a quick-access format with bulleted lists, boxes, and tables.
- Offers evidence-based treatment options, with references, wherever possible.
- Includes an outstanding collection of full-color illustrations and photographs.
- Provides relevant case histories and associated questions at the end of each chapter, to reinforce knowledge and understanding.
Sexually transmitted infections: the sexual health consultation.
Chlamydial infection and pelvic inflammatory disease
Bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis and trichomoniasis
Epididymitis and conditions associated with sexually transmitted infection
Syphilis, herpes simplex virus and infections causing genital ulceration
Infections and conditions of the genital skin
Viral hepatitis and the management of blood-borne virus exposure
HIV testing, diagnosis and outpatient management.
Symptomatic HIV infection and AIDS
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- © Mosby Ltd. 2005
- 8th October 2004
- Mosby Ltd.
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