Publication Year: 2010
Authors/Editor: Bowden, Raleigh A.; Ljungman, Per; Snydman, David R.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 90
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.
This book 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.