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Global dermatology : diagnosis and management according to geography, climate, and culture

Author: Lawrence Charles Parish; Larry E Millikan; Mohamed Amer
Publisher: New York : Springer-Verlag, ©1994.
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Offers a comprehensive review of skin disease variation around the world, considering the problems of hereditary variables, climate fluctuations and therapeutic differences. The work is organized  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Cross-cultural studies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Global dermatology.
New York : Springer-Verlag, ©1994
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Charles Parish; Larry E Millikan; Mohamed Amer
ISBN: 0387941401 9780387941400 3540941401 9783540941408 9783540941491 3540941495
OCLC Number: 28550356
Description: xvi, 359 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Comments / Lawrence Charles Parish --
Tropical medicine and tropical public health / Barnet L. Cline --
Dermatological epidemiology / R.J. Hay, R. Estrada Castanon --
Climatology / Luitgard G. Wiest --
Culture and socioeconomic background: constructing the relationship between the skin, touch and sexuality / Sander L. Gilman --
Cultural construction of illnesses of the skin / Inga-Britt Krause --
Globalization of medical and dermatologic education / Alton I. Sutnick, Miriam Friedman, Marjorie P. Wilson --
Influence of migration and travel --
Comments / Robin A.C. Graham-Brown --
United States of America / Y. Alyssa Kim, Robert A. Schwartz --
Western Europe / Aldo F. Finzi, Alberto Fioroni --
United Kingdom / Robin A.C. Graham-Brown, Rebecca L. Neame --
Immigrants in Eastern Europe / Albrecht Scholz --
Africa / Adekunle O. George --
Travel medicine / Rita Sigg-Martin, Alfred Eichmann, Robert Steffen --
Variables in dermatology --
Comments / Joseph L. Pace --
Diseases affected by heat / S. Bose, J.P. Ortonne --
Diseases affected by cold: arctic and subarctic areas / Gunnar Lomholt. (cont) Diseases affected by war: the Korean experience / Sungnack Lee, Sung Ku Ahn --
Global veterinary dermatology / Peter J. Ihrke --
Anthropologic dermatology --
Comments / Sidney N. Klaus --
Diseases among Arab people / Mohamed Amer --
Diseases among Australian aborigines / Allen C. Green --
Diseases among Black people / K. Erik Kostelnik, Cherie M. Ditre --
Diseases among Jewish people / Abraham Feinstein --
Diseases among native American people / Dennis A. Weigand --
Regional dermatology --
Comments / Larry E. Millikan --
Americas --
Caribbean region / Anthony J. Badame --
Chile / Juan F. Honeyman --
Colombia / Rafael Falabella --
Mexico / Luciano Dominguez-Soto --
Venezuela / Mauricio Goihman-Yahr --
Europe --
Germany / Gunter Stuttgen --
Greece / John D. Stratigos, A. Katsambas, D. Rigopoulos --
Malta / Joseph L. Pace --
Poland / Stefania Jablonska --
Africa --
Malawi / Gunnar Lomholt --
Nigeria / Yetunde Mercy Olumide --
Rwanda / Eric Van Hecke --
South Africa / E. Joy Schulz --
Asia --
Japan / Yoshiki Miyachi --
India / Patrick Yesudian --
Lebanon / Ramsay S. Kurban, Amal K. Kurban. (cont) United Arab emirates / Ahmed Moh'd Abu Shareeah --
Global therapy --
Therapeutic considerations / Mohamed Amer --
Antimicrobial therapy / J. Carl Craft --
Antifungal therapy / G. Cauwenbergh --
Antiparasitic therapy / Mohamed Amer.
Responsibility: [edited by] Lawrence Charles Parish, Larry E. Millikan, with Mohamed Amer [and others].


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