Home > Books > Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Disease
Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Disease
View PDF

Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV Disease

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Cockerell , Clay J.
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 978-1-840-76142-9
  • Description
  • Details

Dermatologists are often the first medical professionals to see patients with HIV infection, as skin diseases are common in immunodeficiency syndrome. This book aims to help dermatologists to recognize the cutaneous manifestations of HIV infection and AIDS, so that diagnosis can be made quickly and therapy begun as soon as possible.

The book covers the entire spectrum of HIV-associated cutaneous diseases, and emphasizes how they present in immunocompromised patients. A wide range of skin disorders are covered, including infections caused by bacterial, parasitic and fungal agents. The latest treatments are described, including Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART). Each condition is discussed in detail, with information on clinical presentation, histopathological findings, morphology, and treatment - as well as possible side-effects. The text is accompanied by colour photos of the highest quality.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Cockerell , Clay J.
  • ISBN: 978-1-840-76142-9
  • Specialty:
    Dermatology
    Infectious Diseases
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Social Policy & Practice A comprehensive bibliographic database, SSP helps professionals, practitioners, researchers, and students to understand, plan, and evaluate existing and future social policy.
JOTM
Visible Body Muscle Premium 3D interactive specialty module illustrates the basic movement of a variety of muscles throughout the human body as they interact with bone, nerves, and ligaments.
JOTM
Anesthesia & Analgesia Official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society, provides the practice-oriented, clinical research to keep current and provide optimal care to patients.
JOTM
PAIN® Official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain, publishes original research on the nature, mechanisms and treatment of pain.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Harborview Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Fracture Surgery, 2nd Alumni Edition
Graduates of the Orthopaedic Trauma program at the University of Washington Harborview Medical Center provide tips and tricks gleaned from their years of professional practice.

Illustrated Tips and Tricks in Sports Medicine Surgery
Succinct, precise information from a wide range of experts and prestigious institutions on tackling technical problems in sports medicine surgery.