Clinical Mycology with CD-ROM, 2nd Edition

Clinical Mycology with CD-ROM

2nd Edition

By Elias J. Anaissie, MD, Director, Supportive Care, Myeloma Institute, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA; Michael R. McGinnis, PhD, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX; and Michael A. Pfaller, MD, Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA


Section 1: General Principles, including Diagnosis

1. The Epidemiology of Fungal Infections, Shawn R. Lockhart, Daniel J. Diekema & Michael A. Pfaller

2. Recent Advances in Understanding Human Opportunistic Fungal Pathogenesis Mechanisms, Robert A. Crammer & John R. Perfect

3. Immunology, Thomas S. Harrison & Suart M. Levitz

4. The Laboratory and Clinical Mycology, Michael A. Pfaller & Michael R. McGinnis

5. Histopathology of Fungal Infections, Vicki J. Schnadig & Gail L. Woods

6. Radiology of Fungal Infections, Prasanna G. Vibhute, Venkat R. Surabhi, Angel Gomez, Santiago Restrepo, Michael McCarthy, Carlos Bazan III, Kedar Chintapalli

7. Antifungal Therapy, Elias A. Anaissie & Paul Gubbins

Section 2: The Organisms

8. Candida, Maria C. Dignani, Joseph S. Solomkin & Elias J. Anaissie

9. Cryptococcus, Marianna A. Viviani & Anna Maria Tortorano

10. Infections Caused by Non - Candida, Non - Cryptococcus Yeasts, Michael A. Pfaller, Daniel J. Diekema & William G. Merz

11. Aspergillus, Malcolm D. Richardson & Willian Hope

12. Zygomycosis,Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, Michael Smith & Michael R. McGinnis

13. Fusarium and other Hyaline Hyphomycetes, Elias J. Anaissie

14. Dematiaceous Fungi, Deanna A. Sutton, Michael G. Rinaldi & Stephen E. Sanche

15. Endemic Mycoses, Gregory M. Anstead & Thomas Patterson

16. Dermatophytes and Dermatophytoses, Mahmoud A. Ghannoum & Nancy C Isham

17. Pneumocystis, Michael A. Pfaller & Elias J. Anaissie

18. Anomalous Fungal and Fungal?like Infections: Lacaziosis, Pythiosis and Rhinosporidiosis, Leonel Mendoza & Raquel Vilela

Section 3: Clinical Syndromes and Organ Systems

19. Fungal Infections in the patient with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, Michael Saccente

20. Fungal Infections in Cancer Patients, Elias J. Anaissie

21. Fungal Infections in the Organ Transplant Recipient, Robert H. Rubin

22. Fungal Infections in Pediatric Patients, Andreas H. Groll, Emmanuel Roilides & Thomas J. Walsh

23. Oral Fungal Infections, William G. Powderly

24. Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Mycoses, Natalia Mendoza, Anita Arora, Cesar A. Arias, Carlos A. Hernandez, Vandana Madkam & Stephen K. Tyring

25. Fungal Infection of Bone and Joint, Carol A. Kemper & Stanley C. Deresinski

26. Fungal Infections of the Genitourinary Tract, Jack D. Sobel

27. Diagnosis and Treatment of Fungal Infections of the Respiratory Tract, Thomas J. Walsh

28. Central Nervous System Infection, Richard J. Hamill

29. Hematogenously Disseminated Fungal Infections, Stephanie L. Baer & Peter G. Pappas

30. Fungal Infections of the Eye, Golnaz Javey, Victor L. Yu & Jeffery J. Zuravleff

Section 4: Special Considerations

31. Geographic, Travel and Occupational Mycology, Robert W. Bradsher

32. Mycotoxins and their Effects on Humans, Michael Smith & Michael R. McGinnis