The most respected, all-in-one global STD reference -- now in full-color
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"With a level of detail that is unmatched by any other textbook in the field of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), this book is the ultimate reference in this area . . .No question about it -- this book is the ultimate resource for information about sexually transmitted diseases. -- "Doody's Review Service""
With a level of detail and scientific rigor that no other text can match, "Sexually Transmitted Diseases" takes you through all aspects of STDs, from epidemiology to diagnosis and public health measures. Featuring an exciting new full-color format, the fourth edition of "Sexually Transmitted Diseases" delivers the most encyclopedic overview of the clinical, microbiological, and public health aspects of STDs, including HIV. Turn to any page, and you'll find essential coverage of critical new developments in vaccines and prevention, global epidemiology, new treatments, and much more.
Features of the Fourth Edition: The ultimate sourcebook on STDs, with top-to-bottom coverage of all STDs and all etiologies, from bacteria to viruses and moreCutting-edge insights and clinically relevant perspectives from a distinguished roster of international authorities in medicine, infectious disease, and public healthNEW! Brand-new chapters that cover: Drug Use and STDs, Cervical Cancer and STDs, Prevention of Opportunistic Infections in AIDS, Pregnancy and Bacterial STDs, Pregnancy and Perinatal Transmission of STDs, The Role of Primary Care Clinicians in Managing STDs, andSTD and HIV VaccinesNEW! Eye-catching full-color format with hundreds of precise illustrations that drive home chapter concepts and help you visualize various conditions