Key Features

  • Discusses screening tests for tuberculosis so you can interpret their results and identify not only common manifestations of the disease, but also those that are comparatively rare—such as tuberculosis in pregnant women.
  • Covers all clinical aspects of tuberculosis in children, including current practices on managing those infected with HIV.
  • Provides details on how best to interact with the public health system in both industrialized and developing countries.
  • Addresses the social aspects of tuberculosis and presents the latest advances on new and potential vaccines against tuberculosis.
  • Offers the expertise of internationally recognized tuberculosis clinicians to provide you with well-rounded, global coverage.
  • Features numerous illustrations to provide clear and detailed depictions of rare manifestations of tuberculosis.

Details

No. of pages:
1046
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781437711066
Print ISBN:
9781416039884

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