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Manson's tropical diseases

Author: Jeremy Farrar
Publisher: [Philadelphia?] : Elsevier/Saunders, [2014]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Twenty-third editionView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)870890485
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Farrar
ISBN: 9780702053061 0702053066
OCLC Number: 966380506
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 1337 pages ): illustrations, portraits.
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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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.
Other Titles: Tropical diseases
Responsibility: [edited by] Jeremy Farrar [and 5 others].
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