This unique atlas combines vivid illustrations with concise guidelines to aide readers in the early diagnosis of skin diseases. Over 760 photographs and diagrams -- 600 in full-color -- depict each of the major cutaneous infections. Then, 20 leading experts succinctly discuss the specific skin morphology, pathology, and salient features of each.
Infections of the skin have become more significant with increased world travel. New strains of disease and an increase in immuno-compromised patients present new challenges for physicians. This colourful atlas is based on the design of Mandell's Infectious Disease atlases and includes all viral, bacterial and fungal infections of skin. The text is supported by approximately 500 colour photographs. The content is clinically focused, aimed at all dermatologists and all physcians with an interest in infectious disease.
- Colourful atlas -- approx 500 colour photographs
- Strong editorial team and a list of respected contributors
- Clinical focus -- includes all viral,m bacterial and fungal infections of the skin