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By William J. Foreyt
Veterinary Parasitology Reference guide, 5th variation is a realistic, thorough, bench best reference for uncomplicated diagnostic veterinary parasitology. The handbook offers pertinent info on parasite existence cyles, significance, situation within the host, zoonotic capability, present literature, prognosis, and therapy. it is also step by step directions for the most typical diagnostic systems utilized in regimen veterinary perform. Sections are prepared through animal host species, together with canine; cats; livestock, sheep and goats; llamas; horses; pigs; birds; ratites (ostriches, emus, and cassowaries); and laboratory animals, in addition to flora and fauna, reptiles, marine mammals, and people. there's a part within which universal artifacts present in fecal samples are provided, and the final part contains conversion tables and a listing of abbreviations.Features of the 5th version include:* up to date and stronger references* details on new medicinal drugs* stronger part on parasites of marine mammals* sections on parasites of laboratory animals and people* over 500 images and figuresReaders will locate this to be an simply available and exact source for info approximately parasites in a number of animals - wild, household, universal and unique.
By Icon Health Publications
This publication has been created for sufferers who've determined to make schooling and study a vital part of the remedy technique. even though it additionally supplies details important to medical professionals, caregivers and different future health pros, it tells sufferers the place and the way to seem for info masking nearly all subject matters relating to pubic lice (also Crabs; Lice - pubic; Pediculosis - pubic lice), from the necessities to the main complicated components of study. The name of this booklet contains the be aware reliable. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, executive, and peer-reviewed study. chosen readings from a number of enterprises are reproduced to offer you many of the most recent professional details to be had up to now on pubic lice. Given sufferers' expanding sophistication in utilizing the net, ample references to trustworthy Internet-based assets are supplied all through this sourcebook. the place attainable, information is supplied on tips on how to receive free-of-charge, basic learn effects in addition to extra particular info through the web. book and digital types of this sourcebook are absolutely interactive with all the websites pointed out (clicking on a link instantly opens your browser to the positioning indicated). Hard-copy clients of this sourcebook can style stated net addresses at once into their browsers to acquire entry to the corresponding websites. as well as large references obtainable through the net, chapters comprise glossaries of technical or unusual phrases.
By Camilla Rothe MD DTM&H
Test your wisdom in tropical medication with Clinical situations in Tropical Medicine! Boasting an simply accessible, highly templated layout and full-color photos all through, this clinical reference ebook is designed to assist someone within the box better establish the tropical illnesses they're going to come upon. As a better half product to Manson's Tropical Diseases, Clinical circumstances in Tropical Medicine offers over seventy five instances covering brand new such a lot typical ailments. it is a great examine instrument for infectious ailments fellows, medical professionals getting ready for tests, basic care medical professionals with sufferers arriving from in another country, and worldwide future health nurses and practitioners alike.
- Stay on the leading edge of tropical drugs with in-depth insurance of the newest examine, together with tropical neurology and AIDS- and HIV-associated illnesses and treatments.
- Study as successfully as possible with aid from a Q&A layout and succinct precis boxes.
- Expand your wisdom pertaining to infrequent and overlooked tropical diseases, in addition to how prognosis and therapy occurs in resource-poor settings.
- Gain an entire realizing of tropical diseases with this significant other product to Manson's Tropical Diseases, 23rd Edition (ISBN: 978-0-7020-5101-2). A analyzing record on the finish of every case will at once check with a corresponding bankruptcy in Manson's, additional expediting study.
By Herbert L. DuPont, Robert Steffen
This finished quantity covers all elements of go back and forth drugs from infectious ailments to big populations, setting dangers, and health problems in another country and again domestic. easy concerns similar to pre-travel making plans, health center amenities and future health dangers in a foreign country are elaborated as a starting place for medical discussions. Emphasises prevention and public well-being hazards.
By F. C. Odds, C. C. Kibbler, D. W. R. MacKenzie
A entire account of protozoan and metozoan ailments in glossy scientific perform, with orientation in the direction of medical administration of parasitic infections. some time past, parasitology was once regarded as an imprecise topic of little relevance to the vast majority of clinicians and microbiologists. during the last decade, even if, a lot has occurred to alter this, no longer least the explosion in international travel
This textbook is the forth within the ideas and perform sequence, delivering an expansive and specified insurance of scientific microbiology. It has the same attract that of Zuckerman's, rules & perform of scientific Virology, with a global authorship and emphasis put on integrating new wisdom in a clinically correct manner.
. a necessary, up to date sourcebook at the basics of human parasitology
. presents an international method with popular and foreign authorship
. Completes the quartet of ideas and perform sequence in MicrobiologyContent:
Chapter 1 heritage of Parasitology (pages 1–20): G.C. Cook
Chapter 2 Parasite Epidemiology (pages 21–52): D.A.P. Bundy and E. Michael
Chapter three Malaria (pages 53–98): B.?A. Biggs and G.V. Brown
Chapter four Babesiosis (pages 99–112): Jeffrey A. Gelfand and Debra D. Poutsiaka
Chapter five Toxoplasmosis (pages 113–138): Joseph D. Schwartzman
Chapter 6 Cryptosporidiosis and Isosporiasis (pages 139–164): Cynthia L. Sears and Beth D. Kirkpatrick
Chapter 7 Cyclospora (pages 165–170): Richard L. Guerrant and Theodore S. Steiner
Chapter eight Microsporidia (pages 171–195): E.U. Canning
Chapter nine Amebas (pages 197–218): Upinder Singh and William A. Petri
Chapter 10 Giardia lamblia (pages 219–241): David R. Hill
Chapter eleven Trichomonads (pages 243–268): J. P. Ackers
Chapter 12 Pathogenic and Opportunistic Free?living Amebas: Naegleria fowleri, Acanthamoeba spp. and Balamuthia mandrillaris (pages 269–285): Augusto Julio Martinez and Govinda S. Visvesvara
Chapter thirteen Leishmaniasis (pages 287–313): Richard D. Pearson, Selma M. B. Jeronimo and Anastacio de Q. Sousa
Chapter 14a African Trypanosomiasis (pages 315–334): I. Balakrishnan and A. Zumla
Chapter 14b American Trypanosomiasis (pages 335–353): Louis V. Kirchhoff
Chapter 15 Blastocystis (pages 355–368): D. J. Stenzel and R. E. Boreham
Chapter sixteen Schistosomiasis (pages 369–405): G. Richard Olds and Srinivasan Dasarathy
Chapter 17 Hepatobiliary and Pulmonary Flukes: Opisthorchis, Clonorchis, Fasciola and Paragonimus spp. (pages 407–432): Thomas R. Hawn and Elaine C. Jong
Chapter 18a Blood?borne Filarial Infections: Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, Brugia timori, Loa loa, Mansonella perstans and Mansonella ozzardi (pages 433–455): Thomas B. Nutman
Chapter 18b Onchocerciasis (pages 457–478): J. Whitworth
Chapter 18c Strongyloides stercoralis and S. fulleborni (pages 479–500): John F. Lindo and Michael G. Lee
Chapter 19a Toxocariasis (pages 501–520): M. R. H. Taylor and Celia V. Holland
Chapter 19b Trichinellosis (pages 521–533): Peter M. Schantz and Vance Dietz
Chapter 19c Migrating Worms (pages 535–551): Stephen H. Gillespie
Chapter 20 Dracunculiasis (pages 553–559): Ralph Muller
Chapter 21 Intestinal Nematodes (pages 561–583): Stephen H. Gillespie
Chapter 22 Echinococcosis (pages 585–612): R. C. A. Thompson
Chapter 23 Cestodes (pages 613–633): Kaethe Willms and Julio Sotelo
Chapter 24 Intestinal Trematodes (pages 635–646): Thomas R. Hawn and Elaine C. Jong
By Robin Gasser Dr Med Vet PhD DVSc, Georg v. Samson-Himmelstjerna
Haemonchus Contortus and Haemonchosis – prior, current and destiny Trends, the newest within the Advances in Parasitology sequence first released in 1963, includes accomplished and updated experiences on all parts of curiosity in modern parasitology. The sequence comprises clinical reports of parasites of significant effect, reminiscent of Plasmodium falciparum and trypanosomes. The sequence additionally comprises reports of extra conventional components, resembling zoology, taxonomy, and existence historical past, which aid to form present considering and functions. The 2014 impression issue is 6.226.
- Informs and updates on the entire most recent advancements within the box of parasitology
- Contains contributions from major gurus and experts
By M. Shah
By Stanley B. Prusiner
This quantity is a brand new variation of the main authoritative publication on Prion Biology, first released in 1999 and edited by means of the Nobel Prize-winning founding father of the sector. This elevated variation has been thoroughly up-to-date, and contains chapters on therapeutics, and diagnostic equipment and approaches.
By World Health Organization
By Douglas D. Richman, Richard J. Whitley, Frederick G. Hayden
Informs scientists and wellbeing and fitness care execs approximately the entire medically suitable elements of this speedily evolving box.
- Covers novel viruses, pathogenesis, epidemiology, prognosis, therapy, and prevention.
- Addresses infections and syndromes regarding specific organ structures, in addition to the basics of contemporary clinical virology.
- Includes an important info on immune responses and vaccinology, diagnostics, antivirals, and the nascent box of gene treatment.
- Provides agent-specific chapters that aspect the virology, epidemiology, pathogenesis, medical manifestations, and prevention and remedy of vital viral pathogens.