Emerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case Studies by Onder ErgonulEmerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case Studies by Onder Ergonul

Emerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case Studies

byOnder ErgonulEditorFusun Can, Murat Akova

Paperback | October 30, 2017

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More than 30 newly emerged microorganisms and related diseases have been discovered in the past 20 years. Since these infections are so new, even infectious diseases experts and clinical microbiologists need more information. This book covers recently emerged infectious diseases based on real cases and provides comprehensive information including different aspects of the infections. Written in a teaching style, this book is of interest to every medical specialist and student.

  • Includes more than 35 emerging infection cases based on the following criteria: newly emerged or re-emerged recently acquired significance in clinical practice recently radically changed in case management
  • Offers a balanced synthesis of basic and clinical sciences for each individual case, presenting clinical courses of the cases in parallel with the pathogenesis and detailed microbiological information for each infection
  • Describes the prevalence and incidence of the global issues and current therapeutic approaches
  • Presents the measures for infection control
Onder Ergonul, MD, MPH has been a professor of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology at Koç University, School of Medicine since 2011. He graduated from Hacettepe University School of Medicine in 1989 and completed his residency in 1996 in the Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology department of Ankara University in Anka...
Title:Emerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case StudiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:420 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 30, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128101091

ISBN - 13:9780128101094

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Table of Contents

  1. Fever with Thrombocytopenia Associated with a Novel Bunyavirus in China
  2. A Novel Rhabdovirus Associated with Acute
  3. Emerging Hantavirus infections
  4. Lassa virus infections
  5. Emerging Alkhurma Hemorrhagic Fever
  6. Rift Valley
  7. Lujo Hemorrhagic Fever
  8. Emerging Toscana infections
  9. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  10. CCHF
  11. Phlebo
  12. Chickungunya Virus Infections
  13. West Nile Virus Infections
  14. Nipah
  15. Influenza
  16. Corona Hajj
  17. Human Bocavirus
  18. Norovirus infections
  19. EHEC
  20. Clostridium difficile
  21. XDR tbc
  22. Acinetobacter
  23. NDM-1
  24. Exserohilum rostratum
  25. Mucormycosis
  26. Lyme
  27. Plasmodium knowlesi
  28. Measles
  29. Pertussis
  30. Buruli ulcer (atypical mycobacteria)
  31. Q fever