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Evidence-Based Infectious Diseases, 3rd Edition

Evidence-Based Infectious Diseases, 3rd Edition

Dominic Mertz, Fiona Smaill, Nick Daneman

ISBN: 978-1-119-26031-8

Jul 2018, Wiley-Blackwell

288 pages


Written by an international team of authors specializing in microbiology and infectious disease, this new edition of Evidenced-based Infectious Diseases presents practical, up-to-date information on the care of individual patients suffering from infectious diseases. Each chapter addresses a series of focused clinical questions addressed in a systematic fashion, including a comprehensive literature search, and a rating of the quality of evidence using principles of the GRADE framework. Evidence-Based Infectious Diseases is the ideal reference work for all those involved with microbiology, infectious diseases, and clinical management.  

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Skin and soft-tissue infections

Chapter 3 Bone and joint infections

Chapter 4 Infective endocarditis

Chapter 5 Meningitis and encephalitis

Chapter 6 Community-acquired pneumonia

Chapter 7 Health-care associated pneumonia

Chapter 8 Tuberculosis

Chapter 9 Clostridium difficile infection

Chapter 10 Urinary tract infections

Chapter 11 Sexually transmitted infections

Chapter 12 Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)

Chapter 13 Hepatitis

Chapter 14 Influenza

Chapter 15 Critical care

Chapter 16 Infection prevention and control

Chapter 17 Antimicrobial Stewardship

Chapter 18 Infections in neutropenic hosts

Chapter 19 Infections in general surgery

Chapter 20 Infections in healthcare workers