Summary: The rapid changes in the STD arena are defined here by the leading figures in the field. Foremost among the new material is the superlative coverage of HIV and AIDS. You'll find diagnosis and management guidelines, HIV in reproductive health and pediatrics, establishing prevention programs. HIV in developing countries and more. All other STDs are reviewed in depth, and the winning organization reviews diseases by underlying pathogen (bacteria, fungi, protozoa, etc).
Also, fully updated coverage of medical, legal and social issues is supplied to give the specialist or primary care physician broad based coverage beyond diagnosis and management concerns.
Summary: The rapid changes in the STD arena are defined here by the leading figures in the field. Foremost among the new material is the superlative coverage of HIV and AIDS. You'll find diagnosis and management guidelines, HIV in reproductive health and pediatrics, establishing prevention programs. HIV in developing countries and more. All other STDs are reviewed in depth, and the winning organization reviews diseases by underlying pathogen (bacteria, fungi, protozoa, etc). Also, fully updated coverage of medical, legal and social issues is supplied to give the specialist or primary care physician broad based coverage beyond diagnosis and management concerns. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:3RD 99 Cover: Publisher:McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Year Published: 1999 International: No
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Pt. I Socioeconomic Impact of Sexually Transmitted Diseases/HIV
Ch. 1. The Public Interest in a Private Disease: Why Should the Government Play a Role in STD Control?
Pt. II History of STD
Ch. 2. Historical Perspectives on Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Challenges for Prevention and Control
Pt. III Epidemiology
Ch. 3. Transmission Dynamics of Sexually Transmitted Infections Ch. 4. Social and Behavioral Determinants of the Epidemiology of STDs: Industrialized and Developing Countries Ch. 5. The Global Epidemiology of HIV and AIDS
Pt. IV Social and Psychological Determinants of Sexuality
Ch. 6. The Social Context of Sexuality: The Case of the United States Ch. 7. Psychological Perspectives on Sexuality and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Pt. V Profiles of Groups and Behaviors with High Priority for Intervention
Ch. 8. Gender Perspectives and STD Ch. 9. Adolescents and STDs Ch. 10. Sex Workers and Their Clients in the Epidemiology and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Ch. 11. Homosexual and Bisexual Behavior Ch. 12. STDs, HIV/AIDS, Ethnicity, and Migrant Populations
Pt. VI Sexually Transmitted Pathogens
Ch. 13. Genitourinary Mucosal Defenses Ch. 14. Normal Genital Flora Ch. 15. Pathogenesis of Sexually Transmitted Viral and Bacterial Infections Ch. 16. The Biology of HIV, SIV, and Other Lentiviruses Ch. 17. Immunology of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Ch. 18. Epidemiology, Natural History, and Pathogenesis of HIV Infection Ch. 19.. Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus and HTLV Infection Ch. 20 Biology of Herpesviruses Ch. 21. Genital Herpes Ch. 22. Cytomegalovirus Infection Ch. 23. Epstein-Barr Virus Infection Ch. 24. Biology of Genital Human Papillomaviruses Ch. 25. Genital Human Papillomavirus Ch. 26. Viral Hepatitis Ch. 27. Molluscum Contagiosum Ch. 28. Biology of Chlamydia trachomatis Ch. 29. Chlamydia trachomatis Infections of the Adult Ch. 30. Lymphogranuloma Venereum Ch. 31. Biology of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Ch. 32. Gonococcal Infections in the Adult Ch. 33. Biology of Treponema pallidum Ch. 34. Natural History of Syphilis Ch. 35. Early Syphilis Ch. 36. Late Syphilis Ch. 37. Endemic Treponematoses Ch. 38. Chancroid and Haemophilus ducreyi Ch. 39. Donovanosis Ch. 40. Genital Mycoplasmas Ch. 41. Enteric Bacterial Pathogens: Shigella, Salmonella, Campylobacter Ch. 42. Bacterial Vaginosis Ch. 43. Trichomonas vaginalis and Trichomoniasis Ch. 44. Intestinal Protozoa: Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba histolytica, Cryptosporidium, and New and Emerging Protozoal Infections Ch. 45. Vulvovaginal Candidiasis Ch. 46. Pubic Lice Ch. 47. Scabies
Pt. VII STD Care Management
Ch. 48. STD Care Management Ch. 49. Individual-Level Risk Assessment for STD/HIV Infection Ch. 50. Anatomy and Physical Examination of the Female Genital Tract Ch. 51. Clinical Anatomy, Histology, and Physical Examination of the Male Genital Tract Ch. 52. Principles of Treatment of STD Ch. 53. Issues in the Laboratory Diagnosis of STDs Ch. 54. Behavioral Interventions for Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention at the Individual-Level Ch. 55. Partner Notification for Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV Infection Ch. 56. Support Groups for People with HIV, HPV, and HSV Infections Ch. 57. Lower Genital Tract Infection in Women Ch. 58. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Ch. 59. Cervical Neoplasia and Other STD-Related Genital Tract Neoplasias Ch. 60. Urethritis in Males Ch. 61. Acute Epididymitis Ch. 62. Prostatitis Syndromes Ch. 63. Generalized Cutaneous Manifestations of STD/HIV Infection: Typical Presentations, Differential Diagnosis, and Management Ch. 64. Genital Ulcer Adenopathy Syndrome Ch. 65. Genital Dermatoses Ch. 66. Ocular Infections Associated With Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS Ch. 67. Treatment of Chronic Viral Hepatitis Ch. 68. Arthritis Associated With Sexually Transmitted Diseases Ch. 69. Sexually Transmitted Intestinal Syndromes Ch. 70. Counseling and Testing for HIV Infection Ch. 71. Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis of HIV-1 and Use of Viral RNA to Monitor Infection Ch. 72. The Psychosocial Management of HIV Disease In Adults Ch. 73. Clinical Management of HIV Infection in Primary Health Care Ch. 74. Antiviral Therapy of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Ch. 75. Management of Opportunistic Infections Ch. 76. AIDS-Related Malignancies Ch. 77. Management of Neurologic Disease in HIV-1 Infection
Pt. VIII STD/HIV in Reproductive Health and Pediatrics
Ch. 78. Contraception, Contraceptive Technology, and STDs Ch. 79. Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Infertility Ch. 80. Sexually Transmitted Diseases Including HIV Infection in Pregnancy Ch. 81. Pediatric HIV Infection Ch. 82. Gonococcal Diseases in Infants and Children Ch. 83. Chlamydial Infections in Infants and Children Ch. 84. Congenital Syphilis Ch. 85. Herpesvirus Infections in Neonates and Children: Cytomegalovirus and Herpes Simplex Virus Ch. 86. Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis Ch. 87. Child Sexual Abuse and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Pt. IX Prevention and Control of STD/HIV
Ch. 88. Individual, Group, and Population Approaches to STD/HIV Prevention Ch. 89. Conceptual Framework for STD/HIV Prevention and Control Ch. 90. Assessment of STD/HIV Prevention Efforts and Programs in the United States: National, Local, and Community Perspectives Ch. 91. Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Reproductive Health Clinical Services: Categorical Clinics and Integrated Programs Ch. 92. Laboratory Services for Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Overview and Recent Developments Ch. 93. STD-Related Health Care Seeking and Health Service Delivery Ch. 94. Barrier Methods for the Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Ch. 95. Community Outreach and Education Ch. 96. Marketing, Communication, and Advocacy for Large-Scale STD/HIV Prevention and Control Ch. 97. Public Health Surveillance for HIV/AIDS and Other STDs: Guideposts for Prevention Ch. 98. Evaluation of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS Prevention Programs Ch. 99. The Economic Burden of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States Ch. 100. Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Developing Countries Ch. 101. Approach to Management of HIV/AIDS in Developing Countries Ch. 102. Approach to Management of STDs in Developing Countries Ch. 103. Laboratory Diagnosis of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Resource-Limited Settings Ch. 104. Sexual Behavior and Behavioral Interventions in the Developing World
Pt. X Special Medical/Legal/Social Issues
Ch. 105. Sexual Assault and STD Ch. 106. Legal and Political Aspects of STD Prevention: Public Duties and Private Rights Ch. 107. Ethical Issues App. A 1998 MMWR Guidelines for Treatment A-1 App. B Guidelines for the Use of Antiretroviral Agents in HIV-Infected Adults B-1 App. C Drug Interactions for Antimicrobial Agents Used Commonly for STDs C-1 App. D The Internet Resource for AIDS and STD D-1 Index I-1
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