Lecture Notes: Tropical Medicine

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Author: Geoff V. Gill,Nick Beeching

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118307550

Category: Science

Page: 390

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Lecture Notes: Tropical Medicine is a comprehensiveintroduction to tropical medicine. The new edition is in fullcolour throughout with over 40 colour images integrated with thetext. There is a new chapter on syndromes of undernutrition (inboth children and adults), and the section on non-communicablediseases has been extended to include mental health problems in thetropics. The core information is presented in a clear and concise way,with extensive use of diagrams, algorithms, tables and boxes. Allchapters have been updated to reflect current best practice and theannotated bibliographies and lists of web-based resources have beenextended. The chapters on HIV, tuberculosis and malaria haveundergone particularly extensive revision, reflecting rapid changesin these areas since the last edition. Lecture Notes: Tropical Medicine is particularlyaimed at postgraduate doctors attending tropical medicine courses,as well as medical students taking a tropical medicine electiveperiod. It will also be useful to a wide range of other healthprofessionals involved with medicine in the tropics, or importedtropical disease.

Tropical Medicine

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Author: Nick Beeching,Geoff Gill

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118734564

Category: Medical

Page: 408

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Providing a comprehensive introduction to the study of tropical medicine, this new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to include new content and more illustrations and clinical photographs to aid understanding. Now fully supported by a companion website containing hundreds of interactive multiple-choice questions, and available in a range of digital formats, Tropical Medicine Lecture Notes is the perfect resource for study and revision, and is the ideal companion for those practising medicine in tropical and sub-tropical regions. New edition of the best-selling tropical medicine textbook Brand new chapters covering Ophthalmology and Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) Increased coverage of malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS More colour illustrations and photographs for greater clarity and understanding Fully supported by a companion website at www.lecturenoteseries.com/tropicalmed containing figures and summaries from the book in PowerPoint format, and hundreds of interactive MCQs (written by Dom Colbert) Now available in a range of digital formats - perfect for on-the-go study and clinical practice

Lecture Notes on Tropical Medicine

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Author: G. V. Gill,Nick Beeching

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780632064960

Category: Science

Page: 368

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Lecture Notes on Tropical Medicine is a core text with an emphasis on the clinical aspects of problem-solving in the tropics. This new, revised edition includes a more global and syndromic approach to tropical medicine. Section A covers clinical presentations according to body systems and syndromic approaches, so that the reader can go straight to the relevant section for clues to the likely diagnosis. Section B gives core knowledge & clinical advice on the major tropical infections such as malaria and leprosy. The final section covers other serious tropical diseases, grouped by main body system of presentation, which includes cholera, hepatitis and scabies amongst others. Additionally, this edition includes new chapters that broaden the traditional scope of ‘tropical medicine’. These include a chapter on HIV & Aids which reflects the impact that these have had on the tropics, a chapter on non-communicable diseases and their management, as well as a new chapter on refugee health that covers humanitarian emergencies, control of epidemics as well as health assessment of asylum seekers. As always, carefully selected colour plates and an increased number of illustrations, effectively portray clinical conditions. This fifth edition of Lecture Notes on Tropical Medicine is a very practical companion for the increasing number of medical students and junior doctors who have the opportunity to practice medicine in the tropics. It is also a key resource for clinicians who see patients with `tropical' disorders.

Lecture Notes on Tropical Medicine

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Author: Dion R. Bell,C. Gilks,Malcolm Molyneux,M G M Smith,George Wyatt

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780632038398

Category: Science

Page: 368

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This is a core text of tropical medicine with an emphasis on the practical aspects of problem-solving in the tropics. It is a practical companion for the increasing number of medical students and junior doctors who have the opportunity to practice medicine in the tropics. This edition includes more case histories and self assessment questions that put the subject into a clinical, problem-based context. For many, the limited laboratory backup and choice of effective treatments places a greater burden on their clinical common sense than might otherwise be the case. This book tells you what the effective doctor would do when confronted by an ill patient. It presents a concise account of the conditions that cause serious tropical disease and concentrates on those conditions that are treatable.

Tropenmedizin in Klinik und Praxis

mit Reise- und Migrationsmedizin ; 287 Tabellen ; [mit Online-Zusatzmaterial]

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Author: Thomas Löscher

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 9783137858041

Category:

Page: 1117

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Notversorgung

als Chirurg in den Krisengebieten dieser Welt

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Author: Jonathan Kaplan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783870245580

Category:

Page: 410

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Best of Five MCQs for the Acute Medicine SCE

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Author: Nigel Lane,Louise Powter,Samir Patel

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0191669687

Category: Medical

Page: 480

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Best of Five MCQs for the Acute Medicine SCE is a new revision resource designed specifically for this high-stakes exam. Containing over 350 Best of Five multiple choice questions, this dedicated guide will help candidates to prepare successfully. The content mirrors the SCE in Acute Medicine Blueprint to ensure candidates are fully prepared for all the topics that may appear in the exam. Topics range from how to manage acute problems in cardiology or neurology to managing acute conditions such as poisoning. All answers have full explanations and further reading to ensure high quality self-assessment and quick recognition of areas that require further study.

Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease,Expert Consult - Online and Print,9

Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease

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Author: Alan J. Magill,Edward T. Ryan,Tom Solomon,David R. Hill

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 141604390X

Category: Medical

Page: 1190

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Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease is your comprehensive, go-to resource on the health conditions that arise in the tropics! From infectious diseases through environmental issues, poisoning and toxicology, animal injuries, and nutritional and micronutrient deficiencies, this medical reference book provides you with all the guidance you need to diagnose and manage even the most exotic health concerns. Stay at the forefront of this ever-changing field with Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease! Understand the common characteristics and methods of transmission for each disease, and learn all the applicable diagnosis, treatment, control, and prevention techniques. Get the information you need in the most organized way with infectious agents arranged by syndromes, as they typically present. Stay abreast of the latest maladies seen in returning travelers through useful chapters on delusional parasitosis, international adoptions, transplant patients, medical tourism, and more. Access the most up-to-date information on emerging and re-emerging diseases (such as H1N1), and see how progression occurs through all-new illustrative life cycles. Hone your techniques with a new skills-based section which includes dentistry, neonatal pediatrics and ICMI, and surgery in the tropics, and a service-based section covering transfusion in resource-poor settings, microbiology, and imaging. Learn everything you need to know about infrequently encountered tropical drugs and their practical application in the clinical setting. Seamlessly search the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com.

Kursbuch Reisemedizin

Beratung, Prophylaxe, Reisen mit Erkrankungen

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Author: Tomas Jelinek

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3131671718

Category: Medical

Page: 544

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Gezielt vorbeugen, Risiken differenziert bewerten - Alle relevanten Infektionskrankheiten Richtige Prävention, diagnostische und therapeutische Optionen - Berufliche Auslandsaufenthalte, inkl. ArbMedVV (G35) Entwicklungshilfe, militärische Auslandseinsätze - Spezieller Reiseaktivitäten Flug-, Tauch-, und Höhenmedizin, Wildernessmedicine - Reisen mit Vorerkrankungen, Besonderheiten bei Schwangeren, älteren Menschen und Kindern Richtig erkennen, erfolgreich behandeln - Medizinische Versorgung im Ausland: Unfälle, Gifttiere- Giftpflanzen, Betreuung erkrankter Menschen, - Medizinische Versorgung nach der Reise Differenzialdiagnostische Übersicht häufiger Leitsymptome, detaillierte Therapieschemata - Tipps zur Abrechnung reisemedizinischer Leistungen - Sämtliche Lehrinhalte der Basis- und Aufbaukurse Reisemedizin

Medikamente in der Pädiatrie

Inklusive Neonatologie/ Intensivmedizin

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Author: Dietmar Wigger,Markus Stange

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 343729170X

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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Sicherheit in der Medikamentenverordnung bei Kindern: Schnell und zuverlässig bietet das Buch alle praxisrelevanten Medikamente mit Darreichungsformen, Indikation, Dosierung, Dauer der Anwendung und Nebenwirkungen. Ausgesprochen wertvoll sind die ""Tipps und Tricks"": Erfahrungen aus dem Praxisalltag z.B. zu Wechselwirkungen mit anderen Medikamenten, Kontraindikationen, häufige Fehler und Maßnahmen bei Intoxikationen. Im Anhang finden Sie eine Liste der wichtigsten Wirkstoffe mit den entsprechenden deutschen Handelsnamen.

Hepatology at a Glance

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Author: Deepak Joshi,Geri Keane,Alison Brind

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118759389

Category: Medical

Page: 128

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Hepatology at a Glance is an accessible, illustratedintroduction to this increasingly important specialty. This brandnew title helps the reader to develop a solid understanding ofliver disease, and to recognise, diagnose and treat all types ofroutinely encountered liver and biliary disorders. It covers keyareas such as the development, structure and function of the liver,transplantation, surgery and nutrition. Common cases of liverdisorders and scenario, and the management of rarer diseases anddisorders in special patient groups such as the pregnant areincluded. Hepatology at a Glance: • Is a unique and concise resource on hepatology created forjunior medical staff • Maintains a practical emphasis, with advice on history,examination and clinical testing • Includes clinical scenarios, with self-assessment questionsand full explanations to answers • Follows the curriculum set by and with the support of theBritish Society of Gastroenterology • Includes a companion website atwww.ataglanceseries.com/hepatology featuring 30 MCQs Providing guidance on all vital aspects of the specialty,Hepatology at a Glance is a succinct and accessiblesummative resource to enable a thorough understanding of thefield.

Tropical Diseases, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics - E-Book

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Author: Alimuddin Zumla,Jennifer Keiser

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455744107

Category: Medical

Page: 399

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Tropical diseases pose an increasing problem for US and international travellers who travel to tropical regions. Physicians need to be aware of the wide spectrum of tropical, infectious, and parasitic diseases that patients may be exposed to. This issue of Infectious Disease Clinics includes articles written by global experts and includes topics such as range/classification of tropical diseases, venomous bites and stings, malaria, and bacterial gastrointestinal infections.

Medizinische Mikrobiologie

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Author: Ernest Jawetz,Joseph L. Melnick,Edward A. Adelberg

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662001551

Category: Science

Page: N.A

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Die Autoren haben beabsichtigt, diejenigen Gebiete der medizinischen Mikrobiologie kurz, exakt und in ihrem gegenwärtigen Stand darzustellen, die für die Infektionskrankheiten und ihre Chemotherapie von besonderer Bedeutung sind. Das Buch wendet sich in erster Linie an Medizinstudenten, außerdem an alle Ärzte in Krankenhaus und Praxis. Die Notwendigkeit für ein klares Verständnis der mlkrobiologischen Grundtatsachen ist in den letzten Jahren stärker geworden, da in Biochemie, Virologie und Chemotherapie so wie auf weiteren, die Medizin beeinflussenden Gebieten bedeutende Entwicklungen statt gefunden haben. Ein wesendicher Teil dieses Lehrbuches ist deswegen der Darstellung der Grundlagen gewidmet, wodurch sich das Buch auch für die Einführung des Studenten in den mikrobiologischen Kurs als brauchbar erweisen wird. Für die neue Auflage wurde ein Kapitel über Virus und Krebs neu geschrieben, und das Kapitel über antimikrobielle Chemotherapie wurde von Grund auf neu bearbeitet. Die Autoren freuen sich, bei dem Erscheinen der 7. amerikanischen Ausgabe von einer spanischen, deutschen, italienischen und griechischen Ausgabe, sowie von der Vorbereitung für eine serbokroatische Übersetzung berichten zu können. Die Autoren möchten nochmals allen danken, die ihnen bei der Bearbeitung dieser Auf lage behilflich waren, und die es ihnen durch ihre Kommentare und ihre Kritik ermöglicht haben, die in 2jährigen Abständen erscheinenden Revisionen dieses Buches auf dem neu esten Stand zu halten. ERNEsr JAWETZ JOSEPH L MELNICK San Frandsco, August 1966 EnWARD A AnELBERG III Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Kapitell Die ~lt der Mikroben 8 Kapitel 2 Cytologie der Bakterien Optische Methoden 8 9 Eukaryote Zellstrukturen Prokaryote Zellstrukturen . 12 14 Cytoplasmatische Strukturen. 27 Färbeverfahren .

Lecture Notes: Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

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Author: Gerard A. McKay,John L. Reid,Matthew R. Walters

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118297245

Category: Medical

Page: 344

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Lecture Notes: Clinical Pharmacology andTherapeutics provides all the necessary information,within one short volume, to achieve a thorough understandingof how drugs work, their interaction with the body in health anddisease, and how to use these drugs appropriately in clinicalsituations. Presented in an easy-to-use format, this eighthedition builds on the clinical relevance for which the titlehas become well-known, and features an up-to-date review of druguse across all major clinical disciplines, together with anoverview of contemporary medicines regulation and drugdevelopment. Key features include: A section devoted to the practical aspects ofprescribing Clinical scenarios and accompanying questions to contextualiseinformation End-of-chapter summary boxes Numerous figures and tables which help distil the informationfor revision purposes Whether you need to develop or refresh your knowledge ofpharmacology, Lecture Notes: Clinical Pharmacology andTherpeutics presents 'need to know' information for thoseinvolved in prescribing drugs.

Lecture Notes: Medical Microbiology and Infection

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Author: Tom Elliott,Anna Casey,Peter A. Lambert,Jonathan Sandoe

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111837228X

Category: Medical

Page: 288

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Medical Microbiology and Infection Lecture Notes is idealfor medical students, junior doctors, pharmacy students, juniorpharmacists, nurses, and those training in the allied healthprofessions. It presents a thorough introduction and overview ofthis core subject area, and has been fully revised and updated toinclude: Chapters written by leading experts reflecting currentresearch and teaching practice New chapters covering Diagnosis of Infections and Epidemiologyand Prevention & Management of Infections Integrated full-colour illustrations and clinical images A self-assessment section to test understanding Whether you need to develop your knowledge for clinicalpractice, or refresh that knowledge in the run up to examinations,Medical Microbiology and Infection Lecture Notes willhelp foster a systematic approach to the clinical situation for allmedical students and hospital doctors.