Graphic Guide to Infectious Disease

Graphic Guide to Infectious Disease

By: Brian Kloss (author), Travis Bruce (author)Paperback

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A unique mash-up of medical education and comic book-style illustration, Graphic Guide to Infectious Diseases uses memorable art and humorous text to provide a seriously effective way to enhance your knowledge of complex medical conditions and diseases. Emergency medicine physician Dr. Brian Kloss and illustrator Travis Bruce use pop culture references, nostalgia, and unconventional humor to bridge the gap between challenging microbiology content and clinical knowledge of infectious diseases. Offers an innovative, concise, and fun way to learn about diseases, their signs and symptoms, and how to treat them - perfect for the busy medical student. Improves understanding and retention of complex information by using high-quality graphic illustrations mixed with solid educational content - ensuring a high-interest, high-yield resource with a large dose of humor and an innovative writing style. Uses visual learning to boost memorization, long-term retention, and exam performance. Student ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Contents

Graphic Guide to Infectious Disease Section 1. Viral Hepatitis 1.2. Hepatitis A 1.3. Hepatitis B 1.4. Hepatitis B-Serum Markers 1.5. Hepatitis C 1.6. Hepatitis D 1.7. Hepatitis E Section 2. Infectious Diarrhea 2.1. Bacterial 2.1.1. Shigellosis 2.1.2. Salmonellosis 2.1.3. Cholera 2.1.4. Campylobacteriosis 2.1.5. Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia Coli 2.1.6. Enterotoxigenic Escherichia Coli 2.1.7. Yersiniosis 2.1.8. Clostridium Difficile Infection 2.1.9. Vibriosis 2.2. Viral 2.2.1. Norovirus 2.2.2. Rotavirus 2.3. Protozoan 2.3.1. Giardiasis 2.3.2. Cryptosporidiosis 2.3.3. Amebiasis Section 3. Childhood Illness 3.1. Measles 3.2. Mumps 3.3. Rubella 3.4. Erythema Infectiousum 3.5. Examthum Subitum 3.6. Chickenpox 3.7. Congenital and Perinatal Infections 3.8. Pertussis 3.9. Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease 3.10. Bronchiolitis 3.11. Kawasaki Disease 3.12. Croup Section 4. Tick Borne Illness 4.1Tick Borne Illness and Ticks as Vectors 4.2. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever 4.3 Lyme Disease 4.4 Ehrlichiosis 4.5. Anaplasmosis 4.6. Babesiosis 4.7. Tularemia 4.8. Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever 4.9. Colorado Tick Fever Section 5. Worms 5.1. Roundworms 5.1.1. Ascariasis 5.1.2. Filariasis 5.1.3. Onchocerciasis 5.1.4. Pinworms 5.1.5. Hookworm 5.1.6. Whipworm 5.1.7. Trichinosis 5.1.8. Dracunculiasis 5.1.9. Cutaneous Larva Migrans 5.1.10. Threadworm 5.2. Tapeworms 5.2.1. Pork Tapeworm and Cysticercosis 5.2.2. Broad Fish Tapeworm 5.2.3. Beef Tapeworm 5.2.4. Dog Tapeworm 5.2.5. Dwarf Tapeworm 5.3 Flatworms 5.3.1. Schistosomiasis 5.3.2. Liver Fluke 5.3.3. Lung Fluke Section 6. Fungal 6.1. Sporotrichosis 6.2. Paracoccidiomycosis 6.3. Coccidiomycosis 6.4. Blastomycosis 6.5. Histoplasmosis 6.6. Tinea Infections of Skin 6.7. Tinea Versicolor 6.8. Aspergillosis 6.9. Mucormycosis Section 7. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 7.1. Gonorrhea 7.2. Condyloma Acuminata 7.3. Pubic Lice 7.4. Syphilis 7.5. Chlamydia 7.6. Trachoma 7.7. Reactive Arthritis 7.8. Herpes Simplex 7.9. Trichomoniasis 7.10. Scabies 7.11. Chancroid 7.12. Donovanosis 7.13. Vaginitis 7.14. Molluscum Contagiosum 7.15. Lymphogranuloma Venereum Section 8. Pulmonary 8.1. Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome 8.2. Tuberculosis 8.3. Legionnaires' Disease 8.4. Psittacosis 8.5. Avian Influenza 8.6. Influenza 8.7. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Section 9. Mosquito Borne Illness 9.1. Zika Fever 9.2. Dengue 9.3. Yellow Fever 9.4. Malaria 9.5. Encephalitis 9.6. Chikungunya Section 10. Rat Borne Illness 10.1. Hanta Virus 10.1.1. Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome 10.1.2. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome 10.2. Plague 10.3. Leptospirosis 10.4. Rat Bite Fever 10.5. Trench Fever 10.6. Scrub Typhus 10.7. Epidemic Typhus 10.8. Endemic (Murine) Typhus 10.9. Arenaviridae Section 11. Oropharyngeal 11.1. Peritonsillar Abscess 11.2. Diphtheria 11.3. Herpangina 11.4. Thrush 11.5. Streptococcal Pharyngitis Section 12. Viral 12.1. Ebola 12.2. Rabies 12.3. AIDS: Opportunistic Infections 12.4. Smallpox 12.5. Mononucleosis 12.5. Polio Section 13. Parasites and Prions 13.1. Chagas Disease 13.2. African Sleeping Sickness 13.3. Pediculosis 13.4. Naegleriasis 13.5. Prion Diseases Section14. Bacterial 14.1. Anthrax 14.2. Botulism 14.3. Brucellosis 14.4. Typhoid Fever 14.5. Cat Scratch Fever 14.6. Leprosy 14.7. Infective Endocarditis 14.8. Tetanus 14.9. Listeriosis 14.10. Q Fever 14.11. Melioidosis

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780323442145
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 380
  • ID: 9780323442145
  • ISBN10: 0323442145

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