Manual of Tuberculosis

by Rajendra Prasad, Nikhil Gupta

This book “Manual of Tuberculosis” summarizes the current status of knowledge on tuberculosis and also discusses the latest diagnostic and treatment modalities for pulmonary as well as extrapulmonary forms of tuberculosis. There are 36 chapters in the book and these chapters cover all the aspects of tuberculosis ranging from epidemiology, diagnosis and practical approach to the treatment of pulmonary as well as extrapulmonary tuberculosis including HIV and TB. Chapters also include prevention of tuberculosis and TB control in India. Pharmacokinetics of antituberculosis used in new and retreatment cases of tuberculosis including their doses, regimens and adverse effects are highlighted. Special chapters on case-based approach to treatment of tuberculosis in special situation and MDR-TB have also been discussed. This manual will serve as a very useful practical guide regarding all aspects of tuberculosis.

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Book Detail

Author
1. Prasad Rajendra
2. Gupta Nikhil
Author's Affiliation

2. ERA’s Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow 226 003, Uttar Pradesh, India
Era’s Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, New Delhi, India
ISBN
9789351522225
Speciality
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
DOI
10.5005/jp/books/12435
Edition
1/e
Publishing Year
2015
Pages
354
Book Type
Reference

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