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Author Sax, Paul E., author.

Title HIV essentials : 2017 / Paul E. Sax ; contributors, Kari Furtek, David W. Kubiak.

Publication Info. Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2017]


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 Bloomfield, McMahon Wintonbury Library - Adult Department  616.9792 SAX    Check Shelf
Edition Eighth edition.
Description xii, 300 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview of HIV infection -- Testing for HIV and baseline evaluation -- Treatment of HIV infection -- Management of the treatment-experienced patient -- Prophylaxis and treatment of opportunistic infections -- Complications of HIV infection -- HIV and pregnancy -- Post-exposure and pre-exposure prophylaxis -- Antiretroviral, anti-HBV, and anti-HCV drug summaries.
Summary Everything needed to manage HIV patients in the office, on the ward, and in the ICU. Incorporates clinical guidelines into a step-by-step guide to the diagnosis, evaluation, management, and prevention of HIV infection and its complications. Topics include: opportunistic infections and other HIV complications, treatment of HIV and pregnancy, antiretroviral drug summaries, post-exposure prophylaxis, as well as commercially available dosage forms for all ARVs.
Subject HIV (Viruses)
HIV (Viruses) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
HIV infections -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Antiretroviral agents -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Antiretroviral agents. (OCoLC)fst00810765
HIV infections. (OCoLC)fst00949871
HIV (Viruses) (OCoLC)fst00949837
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author Furteck, Kari, contributor.
Kubiak, David, contributor.
ISBN 9781284124705 (paperback)
1284124703 (paperback)
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