Description

Transplant Infections is a practical, clinically focused reference covering the common and more unusual bacterial, viral, and fungal infections affecting patients who have received stem cell or solid organ transplants. It provides a comprehensive review of the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of opportunistic infections and presents strategies for infection prevention and control. Highlights of the Third Edition include a chapter on new immunosuppressive agents and expanded coverage of tropical infections and West Nile virus.


Key Features:-

  • Added chapter on new immunosuppressive agents
  • Expanded coverage of tropical infections
  • Expanded coverage of West Nile virus (was an emerging disease in the previous edition)
  • Discusses common and rare infections in stem cell and solid organ transplantation
  • One international editor (Ljungman) and international authors
  • The book is unique in the field--there is no direct competition

More Details about Transplant Infections

General Information  
Author(s)Bowden
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9781582558202
Pages800
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMarch 2010