HIV AIDS and the Nervous System
  • Release Date : 31 August 2007
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Categories : Medical
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0444520104
  • ISBN 10 : 9780444520104
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Synopsis : HIV AIDS and the Nervous System written by Peter Portegies, published by Elsevier which was released on 31 August 2007. Download HIV AIDS and the Nervous System Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. This volume provides a comprehensive understanding of HIV/AIDS and neuro-AIDS, including a history of the disease, and an explanation of many of the conditions that can arise in afflicted patients, including opportunistic infections, central nervous system tumors, spinal cord disorders, myopathies and progressive encephalopathy, amongst others. Clinicians will gain a greater understanding of the complex mechanisms of the disease. Beginning with a basic introduction to HIV infections and Neuro-AIDS, practitioners will find useful data on advances in molecular biology, neuroepidemiology, neuroimaging, neuropathology, neuropharmacology, as well as information on the development of therapeutic strategies appropriate for the disorder, including groundbreaking retroviral therapies. In addition, the socioeconomic and political constraints that hinder treatment and disease management in developing parts of the world are presented. * A comprehensive understanding of HIV/AIDS and neuro-AIDS, and the progression of the scientific community's understanding of the disease * Detailed information on fields such as neuroepidemiology, neuropathology, neuropharmacology, and neuroimaging and their contributions to HIV/AIDS research * Subject specific chapters on conditions associated with HIV/AIDS, including opportunistic infections, central nervous system tumors, and myopathies, amongst others

The Complete HIV/AIDS Teaching Kit

The Complete HIV/AIDS Teaching Kit

Author : Angela Amarillas, MA,Alana Conner, PhD,Diana Dull Akers, PhD,Julie Solomon, PhD,Ralph J. DiClemente, PhD
Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
Category : Medical
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