Jan 212022

The most popular reference among physicians for understanding and treating tuberculosis.

  • Presents the current science and tools available in the fight against tuberculosis, including drug-resistant forms, from international experts.
  • Features the latest preventive strategies, including vaccine development and explores the effect of tuberculosis on organ systems and value of surgery.
  • Examines present-day epidemiologic and public health issues, including airline-associated infection, tuberculosis in the developing world, and the role of the World Health Organization and departments of public health.





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Jan 202022

Gantz’s Manual of Clinical Problems in Infectious DiseaseSixth Edition Since publication of the First Edition in 1979, much has changed in the way we view, diagnose, and treat infectious diseases. The Sixth Edition of this respected reference focuses on challenging clinical situations faced by practitioners of all levels who deal with infectious diseases. The latest advances in the field are covered—from descriptions of newly recognized infectious agents, to the latest diagnostic tests and emerging treatments.

Topics of interest include: diagnostic and resistance testing in patients with AIDS, management of West Nile virus, malaria in travelers, pacemaker-related infections, needle stick injuries in healthcare workers, antibiotic dosing of obese patients, interpretation of MICs, and planning for bioterrorism defense. Look inside and discover…

  • Actionable information from respected author s focused on the areas that trainees most often find challenging.
  • Thoroughly revised and updated content —virtually all chapters are new to this edition.
  • Selected annotated references  focus on papers that provide clinical guidance.
  • Problem-oriented approach  promotes critical thinking.
Pick up your copy today!
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Infective Endocarditis: A Multidisciplinary Approach 1st Edition

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Jan 042022

nfective Endocarditis: A Multidisciplinary Approach provides a comprehensive review of infective endocarditis and covers the entire spectrum of medical care for these challenging patients. It covers the ever-increasing scope of the problem, including epidemiology, as well as diagnostic work-up, microbiology, medical therapy, and surgical therapy for this disease. The book also addresses the opioid epidemic and rising infective endocarditis incidence in this population. Each type of practitioner can use this book as a definitive resource in reviewing aspects of care related to the endocarditis patient.

This book will also serve as an updated resource to provide recent evidence regarding the management of these patients, as well as author perspectives and approaches to tackling the often complex and challenging issues revolving around care of the endocarditis patient. This is an essential reference and an authoritative source for infective endocarditis and provide physicians, nurses, social workers, and everyone who is routinely involved in the care of these patients.





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Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

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Dec 122021

This textbook is focuses on pediatric infectious diseases. Infectious diseases contribute a major chunk of cases in our day-to-day practice. It also contributes tremendously to child mortality and morbidity. Infectious diseases are caused by microorganisms such as viruses, bacteria, fungi or parasites and can spread between individuals. This book consists of 10 chapters, which include general topics, diagnosis and management, common systemic infections, common bacterial infections, common viral infections, protozoal, parasitic and fungal infections, emerging infections, IAP guidelines/protocols, vaccines and immunization, and miscellaneous topics. The book gives latest information about the magnitude of infectious diseases burden along with the contribution of vaccine preventable diseases. Antimicrobial resistance and new infectious agents are the two main challenges in our country. Both these topics have been covered in this book. One of the important contents is the inclusion of guidelines and protocols of Infectious Diseases Chapter, which have been published in the preceding years. It enables the reader to understand the most comprehensive way to diagnose and treat the diseases which are common problems of our country. This book is useful not only to the practicing pediatricians but also to the students.
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Hematology, Immunology and Infectious Disease: Neonatology Questions and Controversies (Neonatology: Questions & Controversies) 3rd Edition

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Dec 062021

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Practical Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases: A Hands-On Guide 1st Edition

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Nov 212021

This book offers practical tips and essential guidance for trainees and specialists in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases and healthcare professionals interested in infection management to put theoretical knowledge into daily practice. Using common clinical situations and problems as a guide, the handbook is intended to support the healthcare professional from interpretation of laboratory results to consultation and infection control.


Key Features


    • Concisely covers the critical clinical microbiology and infectious disease topics, with an emphasis on translating theoretical knowledge into clinical practice


    • Provides practical guidance and solutions to commonly encountered issues and scenarios


  • Presented in an accessible format to rapidly aid the clinician in day-to-day practice





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Red Book Atlas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases 4th Edition

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Nov 092021

The fourth edition of this best-selling Red Book® image companion aids in the diagnosis and treatment of more than 160 of the most commonly seen pediatric infectious diseases. This edition features Zika virus, chikungunya, serious bacterial infections caused by Enterobacteriaceae, Moraxella catarrhalis, human parechovirus, rhinovirus, staphylococcal food poisoning, Staphylococcus aureus, coagulase-negative staphylococcal infections, Ureaplasma urealyticum, and Ureaplasma parvum.

Streamline disease recognition and clinical decision-making with hundreds of finely detailed color images, combined with updated step-by-step guidelines.

Concise text descriptions walk the reader through the diagnosis, evaluation, and management essentials for each condition.

  • Clinical manifestations
  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Etiology
  • Incubation period
  • Treatment

Contents include:

  • Adenovirus Infections
  • Bacteroides and Prevotella Infections
  • Bartonella henselae (Cat-Scratch Disease)
  • Candidiasis
  • Cystosporiasis (formerly Isosporiasis)
  • Diphtheria
  • Epstein-Barr Virus Infections (Infectious Mononucleosis)
  • Giardia intestinalis Infections (Giardiasis)
  • Human Herpesvirus 6 (including Roseola) and 7
  • Lyme Disease (Lyme borreliosis, Borrelia burgdorferi Infection)
  • Meningococcal Infections
  • Nocardiosis
  • Onchocerciasis (River Blindness, Filariasis)
  • Human Papillomaviruses
  • Pediculosis Capitis (Head Lice)
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Pneumococcal Infections
  • Rabies
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  • Salmonella Infections
  • Shigella Infections
  • Group A Streptococcal Infections
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Syphilis
  • Tinea Corporis (Ringworm of the Body)
  • Trichinellosis (Trichinella spiralis)
  • Tuberculosis
  • Endemic Typhus (Flea-borne Typhus or Murine Typhus)
  • West Nile Virus
  • Zika virus

Plus much more…





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Infectious Disease and Pharmacology: Neonatology Questions and Controversies (Neonatology: Questions & Controversies) 1st Edition

 Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics, Pharmacology  Comments Off on Infectious Disease and Pharmacology: Neonatology Questions and Controversies (Neonatology: Questions & Controversies) 1st Edition
Oct 162021

Dr. Richard Polin’s Neonatology Questions and Controversies series highlights the most challenging aspects of neonatal care, offering trustworthy guidance on up-to-date diagnostic and treatment options in the field. In each volume, renowned experts address the clinical problems of greatest concern to today’s practitioners, helping you handle difficult practice issues and provide optimal, evidence-based care to every patient.

Stay fully up to date in this fast-changing field with Infectious Disease and Pharmacology, an all-new volume in the series.
Thorough, up-to-date content on the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, treatment, and outcomes for neonatal-perinatal infections, including necrotizing enterocolitis, neonatal HSV, and congenital Zika virus infection.
The latest information on dosing of antibiotics, antivirals, and antifungals.
Current coverage of therapies for neonatal gastroesophageal reflux, seizures, neuroprotection, and neonatal abstinence syndrome, as well as pharmacokinetic and pharmacogenetic considerations in neonatal care.
Consistent chapter organization to help you find information quickly and easily.
The most authoritative advice available from world-class neonatologists who share their knowledge of new trends and developments in neonatal care.
Purchase each volume individually, or get the entire 7-volume set! Gastroenterology and Nutrition Hematology, Immunology and Genetics Hemodynamics and Cardiology Infectious Disease and Pharmacology New Volume! Nephrology and Fluid/Electrolyte Physiology Neurology The Newborn Lung





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Nanotechnology Based Approaches for Tuberculosis Treatment 1st Edition

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Oct 142021

Nanotechnology Based Approaches for Tuberculosis Treatment discusses multiple nanotechnology-based approaches that may help overcome persisting limitations of conventional and traditional treatments. The book summarizes the types of nano drugs, their synthesis, formulation, characterization and applications, along with the most important administration routes. It also explores recent advances and achievements regarding therapeutic efficacy and provides possible future applications in this field. It will be a useful resource for investigators, pharmaceutical researchers, innovators and scientists working on technology advancements in the areas of targeted therapies, nano scale imaging systems, and diagnostic modalities in tuberculosis.





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Understanding the Spread of Infectious Diseases

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Sep 252021






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