Challenging Concepts in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology details over 30 challenging cases from a wide area of infectious diseases, medical microbiology and virology and includes topics ranging from HIV and drug resistant Tuberculosis to recurrent typhoid and viral haemorhagic fever. This case-based learning book ideal for trainees and speciality registrars. Each case is supported by the commentary of a renowned expertin the field, allowing readers to improve their own management of these patients. All areas of clinical care are convered including medical management, infection control and public health. As the reader works through each case there are 'Clinical Tips', 'Learning Points' and 'Evidence Base' boxes to enhance the learning process along with the 'Expert Commentary', providing an inside track on how the experts approach challenging cases ranging.As the present case illustrates, sarcoidosis can develop after prior active TB. This phenomenon renders diagnostic attempts to distinguish between the two pathologies even more challenging. During the diagnostic process, thoroughanbsp;...
|Title||:||Challenging Concepts in Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology|
|Author||:||Amber Arnold, George Griffin|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press (UK) - 2014-06-24|