The new 2015 2nd edition of Clinical Infectious Disease has been fully updated version and STAT!Ref has it available now.
This clinically oriented, user-friendly resource on infectious disease, now includes even more helpful graphics, tables, algorithms and images. It is packed full of information on diagnosis, differential diagnosis and therapy. In addition to the traditional organization of organ-system and pathogen-related information, this text also includes clinically helpful sections on the susceptible host (with individual chapters, for example, on the diabetic, the elderly, the injection drug user and the neonate), infections related to travel, infections related to surgery and trauma, nosocomial infection and bioterrorism.
Positioned between the available encyclopedic tomes and the smaller pocket guides, this is a convenient, comprehensive and highly practical reference for all those practicing in infectious diseases as well as internal or general medicine.
- Tables and algorithms summarize and facilitate diagnostic and therapeutic choices
- Chapters are written with a clinical orientation, by authorities in their field
- Complete antibiotic tables, with doses, side effects and other practical information
The target audience for this resource includes general internists and clinical infectious disease specialists, but it is also relevant to the practicing pulmonologist, critical care medicine providers, and even public health professionals. Most of the authors are known experts and most are affiliated with major universities in the United States.
Purchasers will want to bundle this resource with Bennett & Brachman's Hospital Infections, Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Red Book Atlas of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, and INFECTIOUS DISEASES: The Clinician's Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention.