The core information is presented in a clear and concise way, with extensive use of diagrams, algorithms, tables and boxes. All chapters have been updated to reflect current best practice and the annotated bibliographies and lists of web-based resources have been extended. The chapters on HIV, tuberculosis and malaria have undergone particularly extensive revision, reflecting rapid changes in these areas since the last edition.
Lecture Notes:Tropical Medicine is particularly aimed at postgraduate doctors attending tropical medicine courses, as well as medical students taking a tropical medicine elective period. It will also be useful to a wide range of other health professionals involved with medicine in the tropics, or imported tropical disease.
Keywords: list; approach; respiratory; anaemia; patient; transmitted; syndromic; infections; splenomegaly; tropics; part major tropical infections; tuberculosis; hiv infection; protozoal infections; cestode; tapeworms; cysticercosis, Infectious Disease, Misc (other) certifications, Infectious Disease, Misc (other) certifications