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Lennette's Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral Infections

Lennette's Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral Infections

4th Edition

Keith R Jerome
March 26, 2010

Written from the perspective of the diagnostician, this bestselling book is the definitive text on the laboratory diagnosis of human viral diseases. It contains a wealth of illustrations, tables, and algorithms to enhance your understanding of this ever-evolving field. The book is a ready reference...

Antimicrobial Resistance: Problem Pathogens and Clinical Countermeasures

Antimicrobial Resistance: Problem Pathogens and Clinical Countermeasures

1st Edition

Robert C. Owens, Ebbing Lautenbach
December 22, 2007

This publication provides a state-of-the-art overview of key issues related to antimicrobial resistance, including a focus on key pathogens causing common healthcare-associated and community-acquired infections. The epidemiology and therapeutic considerations of these antimicrobial resistant...

Diagnosis of Fungal Infections

Diagnosis of Fungal Infections

1st Edition

Johan Maertens, Kieren A. Marr
August 29, 2007

Analyzing a key cause of infectious morbidity in immunosuppressed and immunocompromised patients, this source spans the most recent strategies to improve and expedite the diagnosis, identification, and treatment of fungal infections. With authoritative contributions from experienced clinicians in...

Rickettsial Diseases

Rickettsial Diseases

1st Edition

Didier Raoult, Philippe Parola
April 26, 2007

The only available reference to comprehensively discuss the common and unusual types of rickettsiosis in over twenty years, this book will offer the reader a full review on the bacteriology, transmission, and pathophysiology of these conditions. Written from experts in the field from Europe, USA,...

Fever of Unknown Origin

Fever of Unknown Origin

1st Edition

Burke A. Cunha
April 13, 2007

about the book…Assisting clinicians in the differential diagnosis of the wide range of disorders responsible for fever of unknown origin (FUO), this source stands as the only recent and comprehensive differential diagnosis of these conditions. This guide providing a clear overview of diagnostic...

Infective Endocarditis: Management in the Era of Intravascular Devices

Infective Endocarditis: Management in the Era of Intravascular Devices

1st Edition

John L. Brusch
March 13, 2007

The first up-to-date source on the subject in more than a decade, this authoritative and all-encompassing guide summarizes the latest findings on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment of infective endocarditis. Written by a world...

Infection Management for Geriatrics in Long-Term Care Facilities

Infection Management for Geriatrics in Long-Term Care Facilities

2nd Edition

Thomas T. Yoshikawa, Joseph G. Ouslander
September 14, 2006

Offering an authoritative overview of all infection management protocols currently utilized by infectious disease specialists, geriatricians, and infection control practitioners, this Second Edition examines current strategies to diagnose, treat, control, and prevent common infectious diseases in...

Antibiotic Optimization: Concepts and Strategies in Clinical Practice

Antibiotic Optimization: Concepts and Strategies in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

Robert C. Owens, Charles H. Nightingale, Paul G. Ambrose
November 04, 2004

This book focuses on topics ranging from the economics of drug-resistant infections and the management of antimicrobial use to new information on methods to optimize the selection, route of administration, dosing, and duration of antimicrobial therapies for common infections. In addition to...

Catheter-Related Infections

Catheter-Related Infections

2nd Edition

Harald Seifert, Bernd Jansen, Barry Farr
October 27, 2004

This updated reference describes the latest and most effective strategies in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of catheter-related infections (CRIs). The guide describes the pathogenesis of infectious complications while discussing procedures in infection control, catheter and catheter-site...

Hepatitis B Vaccines in Clinical Practice

Hepatitis B Vaccines in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

Ellis
December 22, 1992

This book presents current recommendations for vaccination for pre- and post-exposure prophylaxis in all suitable target populations and groups. It provides immunization guidelines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for health care workers and others at occupational risk of...

Opportunistic Infections in Patients with the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Opportunistic Infections in Patients with the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

1st Edition

G. S. Leoung
June 05, 1989

This book provides an overview of background information on the epidemiology, biology, and pathophysiology of HIV infection. It presents the spectrum of HIV disease from acute infection to specific syndrome. The book reviews the management of specific opportunistic infections....

Parasitic Infections in the Compromised Host

Parasitic Infections in the Compromised Host

1st Edition

Peter D. Walzer, Robert M. Genta
October 13, 1988

The first in a new series created to acknowledge the explosion of knowledge in fields related to infectious disesases and clinical microbiology. Thirteen contributions focus on organisms which are of major medical importance in this country or which have contributed to an understanding of pathology....

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