Back to skip links

Additional product details

eText: 
ISBN-10 0071702946ISBN-13 9780071702942
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-07-170293-8ISBN-13 978-0-07-170293-5
Author(s): Dennis Kasper; Anthony Fauci
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Copyright year: © 2010 Pages: 1312
Description

The authority of Harrison's in a handy, full-color paperback devoted exclusively to Infectious Diseases Featuring the chapters on Infectious Diseases that appear in the landmark Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e, this compact clinical companion delivers all the latest knowledge in the field, backed by the scientific rigor and reliability that have defined Harrison's. You'll find coverage that reflects the expertise of renowned editors and contributors -- presented in a carry-anywhere format that makes it ideal for the classroom, the wards, or the point of care. With its ease of use, indispensable diagnosis-speeding guidelines, and acclaimed state-of-the-art strategies, Harrison's Infectious Diseases is a must for students and clinicians alike. Harrison's Infectious Diseases delivers: Current, complete coverage of essential infectious diseases topics, including infections in organ systems, bacterial infections, viral infections, prion diseases, fungal and algal infections, and protozoal and helminthic infections 100+ high-yield Q&A drawn from Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 17e 6 complete chapters in print format from the Harrison's DVD 127 chapters written by experts who have made significant contributions to knowledge in their fields References and other material that have been updated since the publication of HPIM 17e Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management topics in each of the disease-oriented chapters Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance Everything you would expect from Harrison's tailored to your specialty Condensed Table of Contents: Introduction to Infectious Diseases; Fever and Approach to the Febrile Patient; Infections in Organ Systems; Bacterial Infections; Viral Infections, Prion Diseases; Fungal and Algal Infections; Protozoal and Helminthic Infections The Harrison’s specialty series is written by the same world-renowned author team who brought you Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD; Eugene Braunwald, MD; Dennis L. Kasper, MD; Stephen L. Hauser, MD; Dan L. Longo, MD; J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD; Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

Three Ways to Study
with eTextbooks!

  • Read online from your computer or mobile device.
  • Read offline on select browsers and devices when the internet won't be available.
  • Print pages to fit your needs.

CourseSmart eTextbooks let you study the best way – your way.