Specialist Training in Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV

1st Edition

Author:

  • Print ISBN 9780723432845

Key Features

  • 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.

Table of Contents

Sexually transmitted infections: the sexual health consultation.

Non-gonococcal urethritis

Chlamydial infection and pelvic inflammatory disease

Vaginal discharge

Bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis and trichomoniasis

Gonorrhoea

Prostatitis

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

Antiretroviral therapy.

Details

No. of pages:
304
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Ltd.
Print ISBN:
9780723432845

About the author

Daniel Clutterbuck

Consultant in Genitourinary & HIV Medicine, Chalmers Centre, Edinburgh, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant, Genitourinary Medicine, Physician, Lothian University Hospitals, Edinburgh, UK