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

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Edited by Elaine C. Jong, MD and Dennis L. Stevens, MD, PhD
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9780323775984
Publication Date
07-04-2021
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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 basics of this complex field using memorable illustrations by world-renowned artist Frank H. Netter and others, offering a time-saving, authoritative look at infectious diseases life cycles, clinical presentations, and pathophysiology.

Key Features
  • Covers major conditions and problems including vaccine-preventable diseases, drug-resistant staph and TB infections, pandemic flu, echinococcosis, and Chagas disease.
  • Includes new clinical vignettes added to most chapters, plus updated and expanded coverage of vector-borne diseases including Zika infections and congenital Zika syndrome; yellow fever; Japanese encephalitis and tick-borne encephalitis; Lyme disease; Ebola virus outbreaks and a new vaccine, and much more.
  • Features new chapters on cholera and neural angiostrongyliasis (rat lungworm disease), as well as new coverage of COVID-19.
  • Features unparalleled illustrations by Drs. Frank H. Netter, Carlos Machado, and others, as well as radiologic images.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323775984
Author Information Edited by Elaine C. Jong, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine; Director, Hall Health Primary Care Center; Medical Director, UW Campus Health Services; Director Emeritus, UW Travel & Tropical Medicine Clinic, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA 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 07-04-2021
Pages 620
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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