Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine (4th edition)

ISBN : 9780199692569

Andrew Brent; Robert Davidson; Anna N. Seale
1008 Pages
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107 x 180 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
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The Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine, fourth edition is the definitive resource for medical problems in tropical regions, and in low-resource settings. Comprehensive in scope, and concise in style, this portable guide ensures that you always have the vital information you need at your fingertips. Fully revised and updated for its fourth edition, it includes brand new chapters on humanitarian crises, poisoning and envenoming, nosocomial infections, and antibiotic resistance. The paediatric illness sections have been expanded, and website links have been fully updated and extended. With the clear, easy-reference style of the trusted Oxford Handbook format, written and reviewed by an international team of clinical experts, this is a truly global handbook and an essential resource. Make sure you never leave home without it!


1. Management of the sick child
2. Malaria
4. Tuberculosis
5. Chest medicine
6. Diarrhoeal diseases
7. Gastroenterology
8. Cardiovascular Medicine
9. Renal medicine
10. Neurology
11. Haematology
12. Endocrinology and biochemistry
13. Ophthalmology
14. Dermatology
15. Bone, joint, and soft tissue infections
16. Sexually transmitted infections
17. Nutrition
18. Multi-system diseases and infections
19. Mental health
20. Trauma
21. Poisoning and envenoming
22. Immunisation
23. Health Emergencies in Humanitarian Crises
24. Obstetrics & Gynaecology -emergencies
25. Nosocomial infection, Antibiotic prescribing & resistance

About the author: 

Andrew Brent, Specialist Registrar in Infectious Diseases Nuffield Department of Infectious Diseases & Microbiology and Centre for Tropical Medicine, Oxford, UK; Robert Davidson, Consultant Physician, Northwick Park Hospital; Hon Sen Lecturer, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK; Anna Seale, WT Research Training Fellow, Oxford University; KEMRI-Wellcome, CGMR-Coast, Kilifi, Kenya

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