skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Essentials of clinical infectious diseases Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Essentials of clinical infectious diseases

Author: William F Wright
Publisher: New York : Demos Medical Publishing, an imprint of Springer Publishing Company, LLC, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Essentials of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Second Edition begins with a general framework covering basics of clinical reasoning, antimicrobial agents and microbiology, and antimicrobial stewardship. Individual chapters devoted to the broad range of infectious diseases and topics are organized by body system and feature targeted presentation of pathogenesis and risk factors, microbial causes, clinical  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Outline
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William F Wright
ISBN: 9780826127273 0826127274
OCLC Number: 1010967594
Notes: Preceded by Essentials of clinical infectious diseases / William F. Wright. 2013.
Description: xviii, 466 pages : illustrations
Contents: I. Introduction to Clinical Infectious Diseases. 1. Introduction and Basics of Clinical Reasoning --
2. Introduction to Antimicrobial Stewardship --
3. Introduction to Antimicrobial Agents --
4. Introduction to Medical Microbiology --
II. Approach to Fever and Leukocytosis. 5. Fever of Unknown Origin --6. Leukocytosis. III. Approach to Bloodstream and Cardiovascular Infections. 7. Infectious Endocarditis --
8. Infectious Myocarditis --
9. Cardiovascular Implantable Prosthetic Device Infections --
10. Infections Involving Intravascular Catheters and Suppurative Thrombophlebitis. IV. Approach to Pulmonary Infections. 11. Pneumonia --
12. Empyema --
13. Lung Abscess --
14. Tuberculosis. V. Approach to Gastrointestinal Infections. 15. Diverticulitis --
16. Appendicitis --17. Pancreatic Infections --
18. Infectious Peritonitis --
19. Infectious Diarrhea --
20. Clostridium difficile Colitis --
21. Infectious Gastritis-Heliobacter pylori --
22. Anorectal Abscess and Fistula-in-Ano. VI. Approach to Hepatobiliary Infections. 23. Cholecystitis --
24. Cholangitis. VII. Approach to Hepatic Infections. 25. Hepatic Abscess --
26. Hepatitis A --
27. Hepatitis B --
28. Hepatitis C. VIII. Approach to Renal-Urinary Infections. 29. Urinary Tract Infections --
Chapter 30. Pyelonephritis and Renal Abscess --
31. Catheter-related urinary tract infections. IX. Approach to Neurological Infections. 32. Meningitis and Ventriculitis --
33. Infectious Encephalitis --
34. Brain Abscess. X. Approach to Orthopedic-Related Infections. 35. Osteomyelitis --
36. Mandibular and Maxillary Osteomyelitis --
37. Septic Arthritis --
38. Periprosthetic Joint Infections. XI. Approach to Skin and Soft-tissue Infections. 39. Non-Necrotizing Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections --
40. Necrotizing Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections --41. Diabetic-Foot Infections --
XII. Approach to Sexually Transmitted Infections. 42. Sexual transmitted diseases --
43. HIV and AIDS --
XIII. Approach to Infections related to Obstetrics and Gynecology. 44. Obstetrics and gynecology related infections --
XIV. Approach to Eye Infections. 45. Infectious Keratitis --
46. Endophthalmitis --
XV. Approach to Sepsis. 47. Seepsis and Septic Shock --
XVI. Approach to Transplant-related Infections. 48. Hematopoietic stem-cell transplant infections. 49. Solid-organ transplant infections. XVII. Approach to Ectoparasite-Related Infections. 50. Lyme Disease --
XVIII. Infection Control and Epidemiology. 51 Travel Medicine --52. Basic approach to Infection Control and Epidemiology. Index.
Responsibility: editor, William F. Wright.

Abstract:

A comprehensive handbook covering clinical infectious disease for students, residents, primary care medical providers, nurses, and PAs. Written in outline format with short, focused chapters, the  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Praise for the previous edition: ""Approaches near perfection...This is an excellent introduction to infectious diseases by a group of authors who take a straightforward and bullet-point approach to Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1010967594<\/a>> # Essentials of clinical infectious diseases<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1010967594<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#CreativeWork\/essentials_of_clinical_infectious_diseases<\/a>> ; # Essentials of clinical infectious diseases.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/anti_infective_agents_therapeutic_use<\/a>> ; # Anti-Infective Agents--therapeutic use<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/communicable_diseases_diagnosis<\/a>> ; # Communicable Diseases--diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_diseases_diagnosis<\/a>> ; # Bacterial diseases--Diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_infections_drug_therapy<\/a>> ; # Bacterial Infections--drug therapy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/communicable_diseases_drug_therapy<\/a>> ; # Communicable Diseases--drug therapy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/infections<\/a>> ; # Infections<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_diseases_treatment<\/a>> ; # Bacterial diseases--Treatment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/anti_infective_agents<\/a>> ; # Anti-infective agents<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_infections_diagnosis<\/a>> ; # Bacterial Infections--diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/614.57\/e23\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookEdition<\/a> \"Second edition.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Person\/wright_william_f_william_floyd<\/a>> ; # William Floyd. Wright<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"I. Introduction to Clinical Infectious Diseases. 1. Introduction and Basics of Clinical Reasoning -- 2. Introduction to Antimicrobial Stewardship -- 3. Introduction to Antimicrobial Agents -- 4. Introduction to Medical Microbiology -- II. Approach to Fever and Leukocytosis. 5. Fever of Unknown Origin --6. Leukocytosis. III. Approach to Bloodstream and Cardiovascular Infections. 7. Infectious Endocarditis -- 8. Infectious Myocarditis -- 9. Cardiovascular Implantable Prosthetic Device Infections -- 10. Infections Involving Intravascular Catheters and Suppurative Thrombophlebitis. IV. Approach to Pulmonary Infections. 11. Pneumonia -- 12. Empyema -- 13. Lung Abscess -- 14. Tuberculosis. V. Approach to Gastrointestinal Infections. 15. Diverticulitis -- 16. Appendicitis --17. Pancreatic Infections -- 18. Infectious Peritonitis -- 19. Infectious Diarrhea -- 20. Clostridium difficile Colitis -- 21. Infectious Gastritis-Heliobacter pylori -- 22. Anorectal Abscess and Fistula-in-Ano. VI. Approach to Hepatobiliary Infections. 23. Cholecystitis -- 24. Cholangitis. VII. Approach to Hepatic Infections. 25. Hepatic Abscess -- 26. Hepatitis A -- 27. Hepatitis B -- 28. Hepatitis C. VIII. Approach to Renal-Urinary Infections. 29. Urinary Tract Infections -- Chapter 30. Pyelonephritis and Renal Abscess -- 31. Catheter-related urinary tract infections. IX. Approach to Neurological Infections. 32. Meningitis and Ventriculitis -- 33. Infectious Encephalitis -- 34. Brain Abscess. X. Approach to Orthopedic-Related Infections. 35. Osteomyelitis -- 36. Mandibular and Maxillary Osteomyelitis -- 37. Septic Arthritis -- 38. Periprosthetic Joint Infections. XI. Approach to Skin and Soft-tissue Infections. 39. Non-Necrotizing Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections -- 40. Necrotizing Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections --41. Diabetic-Foot Infections -- XII. Approach to Sexually Transmitted Infections. 42. Sexual transmitted diseases -- 43. HIV and AIDS -- XIII. Approach to Infections related to Obstetrics and Gynecology. 44. Obstetrics and gynecology related infections -- XIV. Approach to Eye Infections. 45. Infectious Keratitis -- 46. Endophthalmitis -- XV. Approach to Sepsis. 47. Seepsis and Septic Shock -- XVI. Approach to Transplant-related Infections. 48. Hematopoietic stem-cell transplant infections. 49. Solid-organ transplant infections. XVII. Approach to Ectoparasite-Related Infections. 50. Lyme Disease -- XVIII. Infection Control and Epidemiology. 51 Travel Medicine --52. Basic approach to Infection Control and Epidemiology. Index.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"\"Essentials of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Second Edition begins with a general framework covering basics of clinical reasoning, antimicrobial agents and microbiology, and antimicrobial stewardship. Individual chapters devoted to the broad range of infectious diseases and topics are organized by body system and feature targeted presentation of pathogenesis and risk factors, microbial causes, clinical manifestations, patient work-up, diagnostic criteria, and medical, antimicrobial, and surgical management. The book also addresses important related topics including fever and neutropenia, approach to evaluating ectoparasite-related infections, infectious diseases approach to sepsis, travel medicine, and basics of infection control and hospital epidemiology. Designed for busy practitioners at any level looking to sharpen the clinical problem-solving skills required to provide the highest quality care to patients with infectious diseases.\"--Provided by publisher.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:editor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Person\/wright_william_f_william_floyd<\/a>> ; # William Floyd. Wright<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/1208756385<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Outline<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Essentials of clinical infectious diseases<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1010967594<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780826127273<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1010967594<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/614.57\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#CreativeWork\/essentials_of_clinical_infectious_diseases<\/a>> # Essentials of clinical infectious diseases.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Person\/wright_william_f_william_floyd<\/a>> ; # William Floyd. Wright<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Essentials of clinical infectious diseases.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Person\/wright_william_f_william_floyd<\/a>> # William Floyd. Wright<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Wright<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William Floyd.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William Floyd<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"William F.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Floyd. Wright<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"William Floyd Wright<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/anti_infective_agents<\/a>> # Anti-infective agents<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anti-infective agents<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/anti_infective_agents_therapeutic_use<\/a>> # Anti-Infective Agents--therapeutic use<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anti-Infective Agents--therapeutic use<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_diseases_diagnosis<\/a>> # Bacterial diseases--Diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bacterial diseases--Diagnosis<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_diseases_treatment<\/a>> # Bacterial diseases--Treatment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bacterial diseases--Treatment<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_infections_diagnosis<\/a>> # Bacterial Infections--diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bacterial Infections--diagnosis<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/bacterial_infections_drug_therapy<\/a>> # Bacterial Infections--drug therapy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bacterial Infections--drug therapy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/communicable_diseases_diagnosis<\/a>> # Communicable Diseases--diagnosis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Communicable Diseases--diagnosis<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Communicable diseases--Diagnosis<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/communicable_diseases_drug_therapy<\/a>> # Communicable Diseases--drug therapy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Communicable Diseases--drug therapy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1208756385#Topic\/infections<\/a>> # Infections<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Infections<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780826127273<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0826127274<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780826127273<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n