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  1. Global Institutions and the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

    Responding to an International Crisis

    By Franklyn Lisk

    Series: Global Institutions

    Written by a leading expert in the field, this book provides a clear and incisive analysis of the different perspectives of the global response to HIV/AIDS, and the role of the different global institutions involved. The text highlights HIV/AIDS as an exceptional global epidemic in terms of the...

    Published September 7th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Ayliffe's Control of Healthcare-Associated Infection Fifth Edition

    A Practical Handbook

    Edited by Adam Fraise, Christina Bradley

    The fifth edition of this classic text is the definitive, clinically orientated guide to a critical area within healthcare practice, full of sound, practical advice for all those involved in the control of infection in a variety of settings. Known in previous editions as Control of Hospital...

    Published May 28th 2009 by CRC Press

  3. Guide to Genital HPV Diseases and Prevention

    Edited by William Bonnez

    Custom-designed for clinicians on the frontline of treatment and prevention of the human papillomavirus (HPV), this stand-alone handbook provides the scientific background needed to understand and administer the new HPV vaccines. Written by some of the discoverers of these vaccines, this accessible...

    Published April 13th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Case Studies in Infectious Disease

    By Peter Lydyard, Michael Cole, John Holton, Will Irving, Nino Porakishvili, Pradhib Venkatesan, Kate Ward

    Case Studies in Infectious Disease presents forty case studies featuring the most important human infectious diseases worldwide. Written for students of microbiology and medicine this book describes the natural history of infection from point of entry of the pathogen through pathogenesis, followed...

    Published March 26th 2009 by Garland Science

  5. Pandemic Influenza

    Emergency Planning and Community Preparedness

    Edited by Jeffrey R. Ryan

    The swine flu emergency needn’t become a crisis. This critically acclaimed work provides public health officials, doctors, responders, and emergency planners with accurate current information that will help them understand the nature of an outbreak, assess risk, answer public concerns, and develop...

    Published July 31st 2008 by CRC Press

  6. Nucleic Acids in Innate Immunity

    Edited by Ken J. Ishii, Shizuo Akira

    Until recently, innate immunity was regarded as a relatively nonspecific system designed to engulf and destroy pathogens. However, new studies show that the innate immune system is highly developed in its ability to discriminate between self and foreign entities. Understanding this mechanism can...

    Published May 21st 2008 by CRC Press

  7. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sixth Edition

    Edited by Gilles R. G. Monif, David A. Baker

    Now in its sixth edition, Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology remains the only book to comprehensively cover infectious diseases in both obstetrics and general gynecology. Distilling complex clinical problems into an easy to use format, this text is divided in four unique sections, and...

    Published April 6th 2008 by CRC Press

  8. HIV and Aging

    Edited by Sharon Dian Lee

    More than two decades into the global HIV epidemic, many HIV positive patients who have access to antiretroviral medications are graying. These patients and their clinicians now face another set of complex health issues related to aging. HIV and Aging examines the known effects of HIV and HIV...

    Published March 26th 2008 by CRC Press

  9. Microbial Pathogens and Human Diseases

    By N A Khan

    This book provides a concise but comprehensive description of human infectious diseases due to microbial pathogens, from a physician?s and a microbiologist?s point of view, as well as providing an understanding of the use of microbial pathogens as biological weapons. It is indispensable for...

    Published January 4th 2008 by CRC Press

  10. Antimicrobial Resistance

    Problem Pathogens and Clinical Countermeasures

    Edited by Robert C. Owens, Ebbing Lautenbach

    Series: Infectious Disease and Therapy

    This publication provides a state-of-the-art overview of key issues related to antimicrobial resistance, including a focus on key pathogens causing common healthcare-associated and community-acquired infections. The epidemiology and therapeutic considerations of these antimicrobial resistant...

    Published December 21st 2007 by CRC Press