Princeton University Library Catalog

Tuberculosis : the essentials.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Informa Healthcare, c2010.
Εdition:
4th ed. / edited by Mario C. Raviglione.
Description:
xvi, 390 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 237. [More in this series]
  • Lung biology in health and disease ; 237
Notes:
Rev. ed. of: Reichman and Hershfield's tuberculosis. 3rd ed. / edited by Mario C. Raviglione. c2006.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Claude Lenfant -- 1. The Global Tuberculosis Epidemic: Scale, Dynamics, and Prospects for Control / Christopher Dye and Philippe Glaziou -- 2. The Epidemiology of Tuberculosis / Megan Murray -- 3. Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis: New Insights / Nicholas A. Be, William R. Bishai and Sanjay K. Jain -- 4. Diagnosis of Pulmonary and Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis / Phung K. Lam, Antonino Catanzaro and Sharon Perry -- 5. Treatment of Tuberculosis / Philip C. Hopewell -- 6. Tuberculosis/HIV Coinfection: Epidemiology, Clinical Aspects, and Programmatic Interventions / Alasdair Reid, Haileyesus Getahun and Enrico Girardi -- 7. Diagnosis and Treatment of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis / Kwonjune Seung and Michael L. Rich -- 8. Achieving Higher Case Detection and Cure Rates: National Programs and Beyond / Knut Lonnroth, Mukund Uplekar, Salah Ottmani and Leopold Blanc -- 9. Antituberculosis Drug Resistance in the World: The Latest Information / Abigail Wright and Matteo Zignol -- 10. Programmatic Control of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis / Michael E. Kimerling, Kitty Lambregts-Van Weezenbeek and Ernesto Jaramillo -- 11. Programmatic Management of HIV-Associated Tuberculosis / Anthony D. Harries and Paul P. Nunn -- 12. WHO's Stop TB Strategy: Progress and Prospects / Mukund Uplekar, Diana Weil and Mario C. Raviglione -- 13. New Diagnostics for Tuberculosis: Status of Development / Mark D. Perkins and Richard J. O'Brien -- 14. New Drugs for Tuberculosis / Ann Ginsberg and Melvin Spigelman -- 15. The Future of Tuberculosis Vaccinology / Jelle Thole, Ruth Griffin and Douglas Young.
Subject(s):
Tuberculosis [Browse]
Other title(s):
Reichman and Hershfield's tuberculosis.
ISBN:
  • 9781420090215 (hb : alk. paper)
  • 1420090216 (hb : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009028283
OCLC:
229022754
Related name:
RCP:
C - S