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Manson's tropical diseases / [edited by] Jeremy Farrar [and 5 others].

Farrar, Jeremy
Date
[2014]
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About this work

Also known as

Tropical diseases

Publication/Creation

[Philadelphia?] : Elsevier/Saunders, [2014]

Physical description

xxiv, 1,337 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 29 cm

Edition

Twenty-third edition.

Contents

Machine generated contents note: 1.History of Tropical Medicine, and Medicine in the Tropics / Gordon C. Cook -- Section 1 Public Health & Economics -- 2.Global Health / Anita Berlin -- 3.Global Health Governance and Tropical Diseases / Salal Humair -- 4.The Economic Case for Devoting Public Resources to Health / Gunther Fink -- Section 2 Health Research and Ethics -- 5.Ethics and Tropical Diseases: Some Global Considerations / Michael Parker -- Section 3 Epidemiology -- 6.Issues and Challenges of Public-Health Research in Developing Countries / John D. Clemens -- Section 4 Clinical Assessment -- 7.Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine in Resource-Poor Settings / Marcus J. Schultz -- 8.Ultrasound in Tropical Medicine / Enrico Brunetti -- Section 5 Viral Infections -- 9.HIV Epidemiology in the Tropics / Kevin M. De Cock -- 10.Clinical Features and Management of HIV/AIDS / Robin Wood -- 11.HIV/AIDS in Children / Mark Cotton -- 12.HIV/AIDS Prevention / Thomas C. Quinn --
Contents note continued: 13.Viral Hepatitis / M. Estee Torok -- 14.Arbovirus Infections / Cheryl A. Johansen -- 15.Dengue / Jeremy Farrar -- 16.Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers / Daniel G. Bausch -- 17.Rabies / Mary J. Warrell -- 18.Rotavirus and Other Viral Diarrhoea / Osamu Nakagomi -- 19.Respiratory Viruses and Atypical Bacteria / H. Roger Van Doorn -- 20.Viral Exanthems / Flor M. Munoz -- 21.Virus Infections of the Nervous System / Tom Solomon -- Section 6 Bacterial Infections -- 22.Tropical Rickettsial Infections / Nicholas P. J. Day -- 23.Sexually Transmitted Infections (Excluding HIV) / David C. W. Mabey -- 24.Bacterial Enteropathogens / Paul Shears -- 25.Salmonella Infections / Melita A. Gordon -- 26.Pneumococcal Disease / Neil French -- 27.Bacterial Meningitis / Diederik Van De Beek -- 28.Brucellosis / M. Monir Madkour -- 29.Noma, Actinomycosis and Nocardia / Sarah Wyllie -- 30.Bartonellosis, Cat-scratch Disease, Trench Fever, Human Ehrlichiosis / Didier Raoult --
Contents note continued: 31.Anthrax / Edward Eitzen -- 32.Tetanus / Lam Minh Yen -- 33.Plague / Voahangy Andrianaivoarimanana -- 34.Melioidosis / David A. B. Dance -- 35.Diphtheria / Nicholas J. White -- 36.Endemic Treponematosis Including Yaws and Other Spirochaetes / Nicholas J. Bennett -- 37.Leptospirosis / Wirongrong Chierakul -- Section 7 Fungal Infections -- 38.Fungal Infections / Roderick J. Hay -- 39.Pneumocystis jirovecii Infection / Sarah R. Doffman -- Section 8 Mycobacterial Infections -- 40.Tuberculosis / Guy Thwaites -- 41.Leprosy / Diana N. J. Lockwood -- 42.Mycobacterium ulcerans Disease / Gerd Pluschke -- Section 9 Protozoan Infections -- 43.Malaria / Nicholas J. White -- 44.Babesiosis / Peter L. Chiodini -- 45.Human African Trypanosomiasis / Reto Brun -- 46.American Trypanosomiasis: Chagas Disease / Carlos Franco-Paredes -- 47.Leishmaniasis / Shyam Sundar -- 48.Toxoplasmosis / Oliver Liesenfeld -- 49.Intestinal Protozoa / Paul Kelly --
Contents note continued: 50.Pathogenic and Opportunistic Free-Living Amoebae: Agents of Human and Animal Disease / Govinda S. Visvesvara -- 51.Trichomonas vaginalis / Patricia Kissinger -- Section 10 Helminthic Infections -- 52.Schistosorniasis / Charles H. King -- 53.Food-borne Trematodes / Melissa R. Haswell -- 54.The Filariases / Gary J. Weil -- 55.Soil-transmitted Helminths (Geohelminths) / Donald A. P. Bundy -- 56.Echinococcosis / Thomas Junghanss -- 57.Other Cestode Infections: Intestinal Cestodes, Cysticercosis, Other Larval Cestode Infections / Hector H. Garcia -- Section 11 Ectoparasites -- 58.Scabies / James S. Mccarthy -- 59.Louse Infestation / James S. McCarthy -- 60.Other Ectoparasites: Leeches, Myiasis and Sand Fleas / Kosta Y. Mumcuoglu -- Section 12 Non-communicable Diseases in the Tropics -- 61.Non-communicable Diseases: Equity, Action and Targets / K. Srinath Reddy --
Contents note continued: 62.Cardiovascular and Vascular Disease in the Tropics Including Stroke, Hypertension and Ischaemic Heart Disease / Anselm J. M. Hennis -- 63.Diabetes in the Tropics / Fraser J. Pirie -- 64.Cancer in the Tropics / Freddie Bray -- 65.Haematological Diseases in the Tropics / Imelda Bates -- 66.Renal Disease in the Tropics / Dwomoa Adu -- 67.Ophthalmology in the Tropics and Sub-tropics / Andrew Bastawrous -- 68.Dermatological Problems / Sara Ritchie -- 69.Musculoskeletal Disorders / Thashi Chang -- 70.Respiratory Problems in the Tropics / Refiloe Masekela -- 71.Tropical Neurology / Ahmed I. Bhigjee -- 72.Psychiatry / Abebaw Fekadu -- 73.Tropical Oral Health / Crispian Scully -- Section 13 Environmental Disorders -- 74.Environmental Stress / Ken Zafren -- 75.Venomous and Poisonous Animals / David A. Warrell -- 76.Plant Poisons and Traditional Medicines / Jeffrey K. Aronson -- Section 14 Nutrition -- 77.Nutrition-associated Disease / John B. S. Coulter --
Contents note continued: 78.Obesity in the Tropics / Andrew M. Prentice -- Section 15 Maternal/Child Health -- 79.Obstetrics in the Tropics / Theonest Mutabingwa -- 80.Paediatrics in the Tropics / Zulfioar A. Bhutta -- Appendices -- A1.Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis / Janet Robinson -- A2.Parasitic Protozoa / Sitara S. R. Ajjampur -- A3.Medical Helminthology / Rodney A. Bray -- A4.Medical Acarology and Entomology / Christina Faust -- A5.Sources of Information in Tropical Medicine / Laura Merson.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Languages

  • English


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ISBN

  • 9780702051012
  • 0702051012
  • 9780702051029
  • 0702051020
  • 0702053066
  • 9780702053061

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