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"Any practitioner, public health official, or educator in the field will find a use for this book. Patients may find it valuable for education purposes, as well....This second edition certainly has improved upon its predecessor. Its practical nature, clear photos, and comments following clinical cases provide practitioners with expert guidance as if the editor were physically present. Seldom does a book deliver what it promises; however, in this instance, it has and I feel it will become a standard for years."--Doody's Review Service
From the author's world renowned collection of clinical photographs comes this unprecedented collage of full color views of common and uncommon sexually transmitted diseases. An invaluable tool for differential diagnosis of STDs, the atlas features one to two color photograph for each disorder and accompanies those with the salient points of epidemiology, clinical signs, physical exam, diagnosis, and management. Coverage of therapy is expanded in this edition and new photographs are provided for HIV, AIDS, opportunistic infections, and much more.
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Now with more than 50% new photos, expanded coverage of viral STDs, and updated treatment recommendations, the second edition of the COLOR ATLAS and SYNOPSIS OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES is more useful than ever. It is the most practical source available for STD diagnosis and treatment, by one of the nation’s premier experts in the field.
Some 200 high-quality color photographs—the best of the author's extensive collection—guide you through STD diagnosis, management, and prevention strategies. With both etiologic and syndromic sections, the COLOR ATLAS simplifies finding what you need, from guidance on recognizing atypical manifestations of herpes, to management of chlamydial infection, to the work-up of vaginal discharge. Look inside for these important features:
*photographs for each condition, accompanied by an overview of epidemiology and etiology, guidelines on rapid diagnosis and definitive laboratory tests, treatment options, and case studies *succinct outline format *nearly 40% new text, including new case studies and treatments *expanded coverage of viral infections, including, herpes, human papillomavirus infection, and HIV *guidance for at-risk populations *excellent patient education resource
A remarkable value, the second edition of the COLOR ATLAS is an unbeatable clinical guide to confirm your next diagnosis and a quick source of up-to-date intelligence on tests and treatments.About the Author:
McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110070260338
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070260338