Netter's Infectious Diseases - E-Book, 2nd Edition

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By Elaine C. Jong, MD, FIDSA, FASTMH and Dennis L. Stevens, MD, PhD
ISBN
9780323775960
Publication Date
19-03-2021
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Widely used by students, residents, generalists, and specialists, Netter's Infectious Diseases, 2nd Edition delivers must-know information on infectious diseases in a highly illustrated, easily accessible format. Concise visual overviews of essential topics provide a convenient, trustworthy way to review the basics of a given infectious disease or issue or to share with patients or staff. Drs. Elaine Jong and Dennis Stevens cover the wide spectrum of illness and disease in this complex field using memorable illustrations by world-renowned artist Frank H. Netter and others, offering a time-saving, authoritative look at infectious disease risk factors, clinical presentations, pathophysiology, and more.


Key Features
    • Covers major conditions and problems such as vaccine-preventable diseases, drug-resistant staph, community acquired pneumonia, surgical infections, pyelonephritis, viral hepatitis, and sexually transmitted infections-and provides updated approaches to diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and standards of care.
    • Includes new clinical vignettes added to most chapters
    • Provides updated and expanded coverage of emerging infectious diseases such as multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB), neuroangiostrongyliasis (rat lungworm disease), Ebola virus, Severe Acute Respiratory Disease (SARS), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), Coronavirus Infectious Disease-2019 (COVID-19), and novel influenza viruses including public health concerns.
    • Covers vector-borne diseases including malaria, yellow fever, Zika infections and congenital Zika syndrome, West Nile fever, Lyme disease, tick-borne encephalitis, and Chagas disease plus others.
    • New chapters on travelers' diarrhea, cholera, and primary amebic meningoencephalitis debut in the section on international travel and outdoor activities.
    • Contains memorable parasite life cycles and unforgettable parasite infection clinical vignettes.
    • Features unparalleled illustrations by Drs. Frank H. Netter, Carlos Machado, and others, as well as radiologic images.
    • Provides 24 printable patient education brochures in the digital ebook.
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    ISBN 9780323775960
    Author Information By Elaine C. Jong, MD, FIDSA, FASTMH, Clinical Professor of Medicine Emeritus, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington; Founding Director of the UW Travel and Tropical Medicine Service; Founding Director of the UW Campus Health Service and Dennis L. Stevens, MD, PhD, Chief, Infectious Diseases Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Boise, ID Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington; Chief, Infectious Diseases Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Boise, Idaho
    Table of Content

    SECTION I, VACCINE-PREVENTABLE DISEASES IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

    1 Introduction to Vaccine-Preventable Diseases in Children and Adolescents

    2 Diphtheria and Tetanus

    3 Bordetella pertussis and Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

    4 Haemophilus influenzae Type b

    5 Pneumococcal Disease: Infections Caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae

    6 Infections Caused by Neisseria meningitidis

    7 Poliomyelitis (Polio) and Polioviruses

    8 Influenza

    9 Rotavirus Infection

    10 Measles

    11 Mumps

    12 Rubella

    13 Varicella-Zoster Virus Infections

    14 Hepatitis A Infection and Prevention

    15 Hepatitis B Infection

    16 Human Papillomavirus Infections and Prevention

    SECTION II, SKIN AND SOFT-TISSUE INFECTIONS

    17 Introduction to Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections

    18 Impetigo

    19 Erysipelas and Cellulitis

    20 Folliculitis, Furuncles, and Carbuncles

    21 Life-Threatening Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections

    22 Superficial Dermatophyte Infections of the Skin

    23 Herpes Simplex Virus Infection

    24 Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Skin Infections

    SECTION III, RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS

    25 Introduction to Respiratory Tract Infections

    26 Community-Acquired Pneumonia, Bacterial

    27 Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia

    28 Atypical Pneumonia

    29 Aspiration Pneumonia

    30 Viral Respiratory Infections

    31 Sinus Infections

    32 Acute Otitis Media

    33 Pharyngitis

    34 Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    SECTION IV, SYSTEMIC INFECTIONS

    35 Introduction to Systemic Infections

    36 Endocarditis

    37 Meningitis

    38 Osteomyelitis

    39 Urinary Tract Infections

    40 Systemic Fungal Infections

    SECTION V, SURGICAL INFECTIONS

    41 Surgical Infections: Introduction and Overview

    42 Acute Appendicitis

    43 Acute Ascending Cholangitis and Suppurative, Toxic Cholangitis

    44 Acute Diverticulitis

    45 Hydatid Cyst Disease (Echinococcosis)

    46 Intraabdominal Abscess

    47 Liver Abscess: Pyogenic and Amebic Hepatic Abscess

    48 Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infections

    49 Anorectal Abscess and Fistula in Ano

    50 Peritonitis

    51 Pyomyositis (Pyomyositis Tropicans)

    52 Surgical Site Infections

    SECTION VI, SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS

    53 Introduction to Sexually Transmitted Infections

    54 Trichomoniasis

    55 Herpes Simplex Virus Genital Infection

    56 Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    57 Human Papillomavirus

    58 Infections Caused by Chlamydia trachomatis, Including Lymphogranuloma Venereum

    59 Infection with Neisseria gonorrhoeae

    60 Syphilis (Treponema pallidum)

    61 Related Syndromes and Less Common Sexually Transmitted Infections

    SECTION VII, INFECTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

    62 Introduction to Infections Associated with International Travel and Outdoor Activities

    63 Malaria

    64 Yellow Fever

    65 Travelers' Diarrhea

    66 Enteric Fever: Typhoid and Paratyphoid Fever

    67 Viral Hepatitis

    68 Rabies

    69 Arboviruses of Medical Importance

    70 Leptospirosis

    71 Lyme Disease

    72 Tick-Borne Encephalitis

    73 Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis

    SECTION VIII, PARASITIC DISEASES

    74 Introduction to Parasitic Diseases

    75 Amebiasis

    76 Giardiasis

    77 Other Intestinal Protozoa

    78 Soil-Transmitted Helminths and Other Intestinal Roundworms

    79 Intestinal Cestodes (Tapeworms)

    80 Cysticercosis

    81 Food-Borne Trematodes: Liver, Lung, and Intestinal Flukes

    82 Echinococcosis: Cystic and Alveolar Disease

    83 Trichinellosis

    84 Filarial Diseases

    85 Schistosomiasis

    86 Chagas Disease

    SECTION IX, EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND PANDEMICS

    87 Introduction to Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics

    88 Novel Influenza

    89 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

    90 Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis

    91 West Nile Virus Disease

    92 Anthrax

    93‚ÄÉTularemia

    Publication Date 19-03-2021
    Pages 676
    Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
    Stock Status In Stock
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