Hamish McKenzie & Robert Laing 
Infectious Disease 
Clinical Cases Uncovered, eTextbook

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Infectious Disease is a core topic within the clinical curriculumand students are expected to recognize, understand and know how toinvestigate and manage many infectious conditions.

Infectious Disease: Clinical Cases Uncovered leadsstudents through a clinical approach to managing problems, with aquestion-answer approach developing the narrative. Withself-assessment exercises using MCQs, EMQs and SAQs, Infectious Disease: Clinical Cases Uncovered is perfect for medicalstudents and junior doctors, infectious disease nurses, nursingstudents and nurse practitioners.




How to use this book.

Part 1 Basics.

Laboratory diagnosis of infection.

Antimicrobial chemotherapy.

Infection and immunity.

Approach to the patient.

Part 2 Cases.

Case 1 A 68-year-old woman with bloody diarrhoea.

Case 2 A 73-year-old man who has been feeling generally unwellfor 2 weeks.

Case 3 A 36-year-old man with hospital-acquired pneumonia.

Case 4 A 26-year-old male with jaundice.

Case 5 A 28-year-old female student with severe headache anddrowsiness.

Case 6 A 30-year-old female with a vesicular skin rash.

Case 7 A 37-year-old man with fever and pleuritic pain.

Case 8 A 14-year-old school girl with a rash.

Case 9 A 68-year-old woman with fever and muscle pains.

Case 10 A 35-year-old teacher with fever and chills on returnfrom Malawi.

Case 11 A 32-year-old man with night sweats and fatigue.

Case 12 A 41-year-old male with a red, hot and swollen leftlower leg.

Case 13 An 18-year-old female student with vaginaldischarge.

Case 14 An outbreak of diarrhoea and vomiting on an orthopaedicward.

Case 15 An antenatal visit.

Case 16 Headache in a 35-year-old South African woman.

Case 17 A 64-year-old man with fever and rigors.

Case 18 A 42-year-man with fever, cough and myalgia.

Case 19 A 75-year-old man with a sore hip.

Case 20 A 24-year-old man with acute myelogenous leukaemia whohas developed a fever.

Case 21 A 53-year-old man with fever, severe back pain andabdominal pain.

Case 22 A 20-year-old female student with a rash, fever, myalgiaand diarrhoea.

Case 23 A 54-year-old man with a cough and night sweats.

Case 24 A 15-year-old boy with fever and a sore throat.

Part 3 Self-assessment.





Index of cases by diagnosis or organism.


Über den Autor

Hamish McKenzie, Professor and Honorary Consultant MedicalMicrobiologist, Foresterhill Hospital, Aberdeen and Aberdeen

Robert Laing, Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseaseand Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Aberdeen RoyalInfirmary

Alexander McKenzie, Consultant Physician in InfectionDisease and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Aberdeen RoyalInfirmary

Pamela Molyneaux, Consultant Virologist and HonoraryClinical Senior Lecturer

Abhjit Bal, SpR in Medical Microbiology and HonoraryClinical Lecturer
Sprache Englisch ● Format PDF ● Seiten 168 ● ISBN 9781444392906 ● Dateigröße 3.0 MB ● Verlag John Wiley & Sons ● Erscheinungsjahr 2010 ● herunterladbar 24 Monate ● Währung EUR ● ID 3175884 ● Kopierschutz Adobe DRM
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