Imported skin diseases

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Rare Diseases, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Emigration and Immigration, Skin Diseases, Travel, Infectious Disease Transmi
Statementedited by William R. Faber, Roderick J. Hay, Bernard Naafs
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ISBN 139780470672266
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Imported Skin Diseases is organized primarily by diagnosis rather than by syndrome. The disease descriptions are generally complete, with adequate sections on diagnosis and treatment. I discovered at the back of the book, almost by accident, some rather skimpy tables organized by syndrome (fever and rash, ulceration, eschar).Author: Kenneth Dardick.

"Imported Skin Diseases seems to be a book for our time, as the authors note it is intended 'to help in the diagnosis of diseases aquired in another, often tropical, environmental and subsequent patient management'.

- The Lancet, July Cited by: Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in ‘Western’ clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy, the book covers: Differences between pigmented and non-pigmented skin; Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections; Parasitic infestations.

Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in ‘Western’ clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy, the book covers: Differences between pigmented and non-pigmented skin; Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections; Parasitic infestations; Sexually transmitted diseases 3/5(1).

Imported Skin Diseases is organized primarily by diagnosis rather than by syndrome. The disease descriptions are generally complete, with adequate sections on diagnosis and treatment. I discovered at the back of the book, almost by accident, some rather skimpy tables organized Imported skin diseases book syndrome (fever and rash, ulceration, eschar).

Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in ‘Western’ clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy, the book covers: Differences between pigmented and non-pigmented skin; Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections; Parasitic infestations; Sexually transmitted diseases.

"Imported Skin Diseases seems to be a book for our time, as the authors note it is intended 'to help in the diagnosis of diseases aquired in another, often tropical, environmental and subsequent - The Lancet, July Read more.

Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in ‘Western’ clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy, the book covers: Differences between pigmented and non-pigmented skin; Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections; Parasitic infestations; Sexually transmitted diseases Brand: Wiley.

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With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy,the book covers: Differences Imported skin diseases book pigmented and non-pigmented skin Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections Parasitic infestations Sexually transmitted diseases Aquatic diseases Written by an international team of experts, with practical tipsthroughout, Imported Skin Diseases prepares.

Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in ‘Western’ clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy the book covers: With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy the book covers.

Imported Skin Diseases provides a clinical guide to the foreign diseases increasingly seen in 'Western' clinics. With a focus on accurate diagnosis and effective therapy, the book covers: Differences between pigmented and non-pigmented skin; Viral, bacterial and fungal Infections.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Imported Skin Diseases by William R. Faber (, Hardcover) at the best online. The foreword to Imported Skin Diseases states, “This book was writ-ten and illustrated for the health pro-fessional in order to help in the di-agnosis and management of patients with diseases acquired in another, of-ten tropical, environment.” The book identifi es an important clinical need for practitioners whose patients are.

Imported Infectious Diseases focuses not only on describing the infections, but also in evaluating the current epidemiology, the economic and social impact and the possibility to apply immunization measures and vaccines. The main purpose of this book is to give an overview of the current most important and frequent imported infectious diseases.

[DNLM: 1. Skin Diseases–diagnosis.

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Skin Diseases–epidemiology. Disease Transmission, Infectious. Emigration and Immigration. Rare Diseases–diagnosis. Travel. WR ] –dc23 A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library.

Wiley also publishes its books in a variety of electronic formats. So the potential for imported skin disease is everywhere apparent. Thus, Imported Skin Diseases seems to be a book for our time, as the authors note it is intended “to help in the diagnosis of diseases acquired in another, often tropical, environment and subsequent patient management”.

Faber and colleagues describe the broad range of conditions that may present Author: Steven R Feldman. Imported Skin Diseases is organized primarily by diagnosis rather than by syndrome.

The disease descriptions are generally complete, with adequate sections on diagnosis and treatment. I discovered at the back of the book, almost by accident, some rather skimpy tables organized by syndrome (fever and rash, ulceration, eschar).

While in other medical specialties the clinical presentation of diseases hardly differs between the different races, in dermatology the aspect of a skin condition is decidedly different in a pigmented skin than it is in a nonpigmented skin.

Skin diseases are expressed differently in different : Bernard Naafs. Free Online Library: Imported skin diseases, 2d ed.(Brief article, Book review) by "Reference & Research Book News"; Publishing industry Library and.

This book covers the process of diagnosing a skin disease, the basic biology of skin, history taking, describing skin lesions and carrying out special investigations. Dermatoscopy and Skin Cancer: A handbook for hunters of skin cancer and melanoma.

Dermatoscopy and Skin Cancer is written by Prof. Cliff Rosendahl, one of our generous donors. Common Skin Diseases. This book consists of a core module and five satellite modules. The Core Module is prepared for health officers, pubic health nurses, environmental health, medical laboratory technology students and Health extension Workers.

Satellite modules are prepared to strengthen the professional training of each category.

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The vast majority of the global population has pigmented non-Caucasian skin; accordingly, this book focuses on the diagnosis and management of skin diseases in dark-skinned populations, paying particular attention to different reactive profiles, the frequency and the clinical pictures of diseases in pigmented ethnic skin that arise in hot climate zones.

Skin in Health and Disease is an introduction to skin health, skin care and offers solutions to specific skin disorders through diet revision an improved nutrition. The good news for many suffers some chronic skin disorders is that complete diet revision will often improve and sometimes resolve skin symptoms.

Skin disorders vary greatly in symptoms and severity. They can be temporary or permanent, and may be painless or painful. Some have Author: Katherine Brind’Amour. The book illustrates the clinical features and includes major schedules for the diagnosis and management of skin diseases presented in darkly pigmented to black skin.

As such, it offers an invaluable tool for all dermatologists in developing and developed countries, especially those who are used to dealing with skin lesions mainly in white. Select up to three search categories and corresponding keywords using the fields to the right.

Refer to the Help section for more detailed : Kenneth Dardick. (ebook) Imported Skin Diseases () from Dymocks online store. Global movement of people leads to the global movement of. The skin fold areas are shades of red and orange, with mild to severe itching. The characteristic sign is the uniform appearance (unlike tinea) and distinct border (unlike candida).

Generally, a complete skin exam will reveal other signs of psoriasis. Imported Skin Diseases, 2nd Edition by William R.

Faber (Editor), Roderick J. Hay (Editor), Bernard Naafs (Editor) FebruaryHardcover, Wiley-Blackwell (E-book also available). Mysterious Skin book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

At the age of eight Brian Lackey is found bleeding under the crawl 4/5.In Nepal where skin diseases accounted for about 10% of health impairments, bacterial and fungal skin infections as well as scabies infestation were the most common travel-associated dermatoses.

2 In the Maldives and Fiji, dermatoses were the most frequent presenting illnesses in tourists, with sunburns, skin infections, and superficial.A shortage of elementary skills in the management of skin diseases is a further confounding problem.

A number of stud-ies assessing success in the management of skin diseases in pri-mary care settings in the developing world find that treatment failure rates of more than 80 percent are common (Figueroa and others ; Hiletework ).File Size: KB.