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Main Title AIDS : etiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
DeVita, Vincent T.,
Publisher Lippincott,
Year Published 1992
OCLC Number 25164042
ISBN 0397512295; 9780397512294
Subjects AIDS (Disease) ; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome ; Syndrome d'immunod eficience acquise ; S eropositivit e VIH
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  RC607.A26A346 1992 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/16/1994
Edition 3rd ed.
Collation xv, 607 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
I. Basic considerations. 1. Origin of AIDS / Myron Essex. 2. Etiology of AIDS: Biology of Human Retroviruses / Ruth I. Connor and David D. Ho. 3. The Molecular Biology of HIV-1 / William A. Haseltine. 4. Immunopathogenesis of HIV Infection / Zeda F Rosenberg and Anthony S. Fauci. 5. Immune Responses to HIV Infection / Barton F. Haynes -- II. Epidemiology. 6. Global Aspects of the HIV Epidemic / Jonathan M. Mann and Seth L. Welles. 7. Epidemiology of HIV in the United States / Susan Y. Chu, Ruth L. Berkelman and James Curran. 8. Transmission of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus / Alan R. Lifson -- III. Clinical Manifestations. 9. Clinical Spectrum of HIV Disease / Paul A. Volberding. 10. Serologic Tests for Human Immunodeficiency Virus / Richard T. Davey, Jr., M.B. Vasudevachari and H. Clifford Lane. 11. Infectious Complications of HIV. A. Pneumocystis carinii and Other Protozoa / Judith Falloon and Henry Masur. B. Fungal Infections in Patients with the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / Michael A. Polis and Joseph A. Kovacs. C. Tuberculosis and Other Bacterial Infections / Gerald Friedland and Robert Klein. D. Herpesvirus Infection in Individuals With HIV Infection / Robert T. Schooley. 12. Kaposi's Sarcoma and the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / Bijan Safai and Joseph J. Schwartz. 13. Lymphoma and Other Miscellaneous Cancers / Alexandra M. Levine. 14. Central and Peripheral Nervous System Complications of HIV-1 Infection and AIDS / Richard W. Price, Bruce J. Brew and Marian E. Roke. 15. Gastrointestinal Manifestations of HIV Infection and AIDS / Donald P. Kotler. 16. HIV Infection in Children / Karina M. Butler and Philip A. Pizzo. 17. Noninfectious Organ-Specific Complications of HIV Infection. A. Dermatologic Complications / Bijan Safai and Joseph J. Schwartz. B. Pulmonary Complications / Stewart J. Levine and James H. Shelhamer. C. Renal Complications / James E. Balow. D. Hematologic Complications of HIV Infection / Donald W. Northfelt and Ronald T. Mitsuyasu. 18. Psychiatric and Psychosocial Aspects of HIV Infection / Jimmie C. Holland, Paul B. Jacobsen and William Breitbart -- IV. Treatment of the HIV Infection. 19. Strategies and Progress in the Development of Antiretroviral Agents / Margaret I. Johnston and John J. McGowan. 20. Antiretroviral Therapy. A. Azidothymidine and Other Deoxynucleotide Analogues / Douglas D. Richman. B. Interferon-[alpha] in HIV Infection / Robert E. Walker and H. Clifford Lane. C. Soluble CD4, Immunomodulators, Immunotoxins, and Other Approaches to Anti-HIV Therapy / Peter John Gomatos, Nicholas M. Stamatos and Robert T. Schooley. 21. Therapeutic Approach to the HIV-Seropositive Patient / Stephen L. Boswell and Martin S. Hirsch. 22. Counseling of HIV-Infected Individuals, Their Families, and Their Partners / Jimmie C. Holland, William Breitbart and Hindi Mermelstein -- V. Prevention and Public Health. 23. Prevention of the Sexual Transmission of HIV / Thomas A. Peterman, Willard Cates, Jr. and Judith N. Wasserheit. 24. AIDS Among Drug Injectors: The First Decade / Samuel R. Friedman, Don C. Des Jarlais and Alan Neaigus. 25. The Safety of Blood and Blood Products / Susan Aoki and Paul Holland. 26. Perinatal Transmission of HIV / Herbert B. Peterson and Martha F. Rogers. 27. AIDS Vaccines / Dani P. Bolognesi. 28. A Human Rights Framework for Evaluating AIDS Policies: Consent, Confidentiality, and Antidiscrimination / Lawrence Gostin. 29. Technical Successes and Social Failures: Approaching the Second Decade of the AIDS Epidemic / Bruce G. Gellin and David E. Rogers -- VI. HIV Infection and the Health Care Worker. 30. Occupational Risk of HIV Infection in Health Care Workers / Ruthanne Marcus and David M. Bell. 31. Safety Precautions for the Health Care Worker. A. General Precautions to Prevent the Transmission of Blood-Borne and Aerosolized Pathogens / Kathleen McMahon Casey. B. Special Considerations for Surgeons / Daniel R. Benson. C. Special Considerations for Dentists / David Archibald. D. Special Considerations for Emergency Personnel / Gabor D. Kelen. E. Postexposure Management of Health Care Workers Occupationally Exposed to HIV / Julie Louise Gerberding. F. Sterilization, Disinfection, and Environmental Control / Martin S. Favero. 32. Management of Health Care Workers Infected With HIV or Other Blood-Borne Pathogens / David K. Henderson.