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Infectious diseases

Punit S. Ramrakha, Kevin P. Moore and Amir Sam

in Oxford Handbook of Acute Medicine

Third edition

Published on behalf of © Punit S. Ramrakha and Kevin P. Moore

Published in print April 2010 | ISBN: 9780199230921
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598793 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199230921.003.07

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Infectious diseases

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Fever in a traveller 1 - Fever in a traveller 2 - Malaria: assessment - Malaria: investigations - Malaria: management - Malaria: anti-malarial therapy - Infections presenting with fever and rash - Primary varicella infection (chickenpox) - Herpes zoster (shingles) - aVricella infection control - Meningococcal infection: assessment - Meningococcal infection: management - Enteric fever (typhoid) - Viral haemorrhagic fevers - Rickettsial infections - Q fever - Human bites - Non-human mammalian bites - Infections in intravenous drug users - Necrotizing fasciitis - Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) - Bioterrorism

Chapter.  7437 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Acute Medicine

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