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Infectious & contagious diseases books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Infectious & contagious diseases category. Presented with a red border are the Infectious & contagious diseases books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Encyclopedia of AIDS by Thomas J. Hope Encyclopedia of AIDS

Many of the conditions that are AIDS-defining illnesses have their own entries or are cross-referenced to a generic entry in which several related conditions are discussed (such as enteric diseases and fungal infections). Typically, the treatment of any given form...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/11/2017

Prosthetic Joint Infections by Trisha Peel Prosthetic Joint Infections

This book outlines the most updated clinical guidelines that are vital for the prevention infections and care of patients with joint infections following a replacement surgery, one of the highest volume medical interventions globally.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

Rabies Scientific Basis of the Disease and Its Management by Alan C. (Queen's University, Ontario, Canada) Jackson Rabies Scientific Basis of the Disease and Its Management
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Rabies remains one of the most important global public health problems worldwide. Although many important developments have been made over the past century to combat this ancient disease, Rabies has become a re-emergent infection in the developing world. The 3e...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/11/2017

Borrelia burgdorferi Methods and Protocols by Utpal Pal Borrelia burgdorferi Methods and Protocols

This volume details protocols that broadly cover many aspects of basic and translational research on Borrelia burgdorferi. Chapters guide readers through epidemiology and ecology, cultivation, cell structure, physiology, genomics and transcriptomics, proteomics, animal infection, pathogenesis and host responses, and vaccines....
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 12/11/2017

The Infectious Disease Diagnosis A Case Approach by Michael David The Infectious Disease Diagnosis A Case Approach

This text uses cases to illustrate differential diagnoses of various infectious diseases.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Frugal Innovation in Bioengineering for the Detection of Infectious Diseases by Arvind K. Chavali Frugal Innovation in Bioengineering for the Detection of Infectious Diseases

This book introduces readers to the concept of 'frugal innovation' and describes novel low-cost technologies that aid in diagnosing infectious diseases.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Complex Infectious Disease Issues in the Intensive Care Unit, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America by Naomi P. O'Grady, Samir Kadri Complex Infectious Disease Issues in the Intensive Care Unit, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America
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The Guest Editors, coming from the Critical Care Medicine Depatment in the NIH, are the top thought leaders in the area of infections in critical care. Their topic selections in this issue reflect the most clinically relevant and current information....
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

G Protein-Coupled Receptors in Immune Response and Regulation by Arun K. (Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India) Shukla G Protein-Coupled Receptors in Immune Response and Regulation
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G Protein-Coupled Receptors in Immune Response and Regulation, Volume 136 presents emerging concepts related to the role of GPCRs in immune response and regulation. Users will find updated chapters on a variety of topics, including Beta-adrenergic signaling in the onset...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

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Bacterial Pathogens and Their Virulence Factors by Douglas I. Johnson Bacterial Pathogens and Their Virulence Factors

Bacterial Pathogens and their Virulence Factors contains a detailed description of 32 major bacterial pathogens that affect human health and their associated virulence determinants.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Infections in Older Adults, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America by Robin L. P. Jump, David H. Canaday Infections in Older Adults, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America
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With the expanding aging population in both the United States and worldwide, health issues associated with aging are major personal and public health concerns. Although cardiovascular diseases, cancers, strokes, dementia, pulmonary disease, and diabetes mellitus are listed as major causes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

Clinical Handbook of Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria by Jakko van, MD, PhD, Ingen Clinical Handbook of Non-Tuberculous Mycobacteria
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This handbook is designed to provide basic clinical guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) infections. It is a contributed work drawing on the knowledge and experience of global leaders in infectious diseases, microbiology, and respiratory medicine....
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Bench to Bedside Microbiology for Clinicians by Nancy, MD, PhD, FACP, FIDSA Khardori Bench to Bedside Microbiology for Clinicians
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This reference text is a must have for any current or future clinicians or students of microbiology. It is concisely organized to provide vital information on many of the microbes one will regularly encounter and the most efficacious ways of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2018

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Global Infections and Child Health, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics of North America by James P. Nataro Global Infections and Child Health, An Issue of Pediatric Clinics of North America

Children in developing countries continue to be susceptible to infectious and non-infectious disorders that lead to growth retardation, cognitive impairment and high infant and childhood mortality. Clinical, epidemiologic and pathogenetic studies are providing opportunities to intervene against these disorders as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

Infection Prevention New Perspectives and Controversies by Gonzalo Bearman Infection Prevention New Perspectives and Controversies

This book reviews evolving areas in infection prevention on topics including contact precautions, technology implementation, specific infections, and care in various settings.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Atlas of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinical Aspects and Differential Diagnosis by Mauro Romero Leal Passos Atlas of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinical Aspects and Differential Diagnosis

The Atlas of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Differential Diagnosis is a complete course through the most important sexual diseases.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

History of Infectious Disease Pandemics in Urban Societies by Mark D. Hardt History of Infectious Disease Pandemics in Urban Societies

This book examines the evolution of urban social patterns and infectious diseases. Tracing the historical record, it explores the human struggle to contain infectious disease and the adaption of microbes to these measures.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/07/2017

From Artemisia annua L. to Artemisinins The Discovery and Development of Artemisinins and Antimalarial Agents by Youyou (Professor, China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China) Tu From Artemisia annua L. to Artemisinins The Discovery and Development of Artemisinins and Antimalarial Agents
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From Artemisia annua L. to Artemisinins: The Discovery and Development of Artemisinins and Antimalarial Agents is the first book that systematically introduces the origin and development of artemisinine and artemisinine-based drugs. It includes four distinct sections, including Artemisia annua L.,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Sexually Transmitted Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Special Populations A Clinical Guide by Laura Hinkle Bachmann Sexually Transmitted Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Special Populations A Clinical Guide

Though recent breakthroughs in research advance care with each day, the population of HIV-infected individuals continues to grow globally, leaving them particularly susceptible to additional STDs that are complicated by their immunocompromised state. This text is the only book to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases by Sarah S. Long, Charles G. Prober, Marc Fischer Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
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Comprehensive in scope, yet concise and easy to manage, Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 5th Edition, by Drs. Sarah Long, Charles Prober, and Marc Fischer, is your go-to resource for authoritative information on infectious diseases in children and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/06/2017

Diagnostic Pathology of Infectious Disease by Richard L. Kradin Diagnostic Pathology of Infectious Disease

Comprehensive and up to date, the Second Edition of Diagnostic Pathology: Infectious Disease, by Dr. Richard Kradin, is an invaluable tool for the accurate diagnosis of any infectious disease?from the common to the most challenging. The organ-based format makes it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2017

Handbook of Global Tuberculosis Control Practices and Challenges by Yichen Lu Handbook of Global Tuberculosis Control Practices and Challenges

This ambitious reference surveys worldwide efforts at controlling the spread of tuberculosis, with special emphasis on the developing world. Case studies from China, Pakistan, Nigeria, Indonesia, and other frontline countries demonstrate a wealth of information on clinical, cultural, socioeconomic, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/06/2017

Plotkin's Vaccines by Stanley A. Plotkin, Rabbi Walter Orenstein, Paul A., MD Offit, Kathryn M. Edwards Plotkin's Vaccines
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From the development of each vaccine to its use in reducing disease, Plotkin's Vaccines, 7th Edition, provides the expert information you need to provide optimal care to your patients. This award-winning text offers a complete understanding of each disease, as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

The Power of Plagues by Irwin W. (University of California, San Diego, USA) Sherman The Power of Plagues
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Handbook of Child and Adolescent Tuberculosis by Jeffrey R. (Director, Children's Tuberculosis Clinic, Ben Taub General Hospital and Texas Children's Hospital) Starke Handbook of Child and Adolescent Tuberculosis
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Tuberculosis remains one of the most prevalent, deadly, and underdiagnosed infectious diseases in the world. In children, this burden is doubly problematic because of the disease's unique clinical characteristics and its need for special public health and diagnostic techniques. After...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Imaging Infections From Bench to Bedside by Sanjay K Jain Imaging Infections From Bench to Bedside

This books brings together multi-disciplinary expertise to provide comprehensive information about molecular imaging of infectious diseases. Also described are the development of new imaging technologies for infectious disease and their translation to the clinic. The overall goal of Imaging Infections:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

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