1 online resource (ix, 134 pages) : color illustrations, maps
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
HIV and AIDS / Benigno Rodríguez and Robert A. Salata -- Hepatitis C / Luciléia Teixeira and David Bobak -- Emerging viral respiratory illnesses / Nandhitha Natesan and Rana B. Hejal -- Tuberculosis / G. Scott Mahan and John L. Johnson -- Malaria / Arlene Dent and Charles H. King -- Diarrheal disease / Keith B. Armitage and Dalia El-Bejjani.
Print version record.
The infection specialist remains at the front line of medical practice, not only for newly emerging diseases, but also due to the worrying occurrence of re-emerging infections. An expert editorial team from the Cleveland Clinic has brought together a panel of contributors to produce this beautifully illustrated guide to the major infectious diseases that a clinician is likely to meet. Key topics covered include avian influenza, SARS and hMPV; other viral infections such as hepatitis and HIV/AIDS; infectious agents responsible for diarrhoeal disease in Western and developing countries; and othe.