Teaching Resources & Education. Clinical Tropical Medicine: v. 3. Hardback.
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The history of tropical medicine is as dramatic as the story of humankind . It has its own myths and legends, including tales of epidemics that destroyed whole civilizations. Today, with silent stealth, tropical diseases still claim more lives than all the current wars combined. This fascinating book should also be of interest to a broad, nonmedical readership interested in world affairs. All royalties from the sale of this book go to the training of humanitarian workers.
Tropical medicine is an interdisciplinary branch of medicine that deals with health issues that occur uniquely, are more widespread, or are more difficult to control in tropical and subtropical regions. Physicians in this field diagnose and treat a variety of diseases and ailments. Most infections they deal with are endemic to the tropics. A few of the most well-known include malaria, HIV/AIDS, and tuberculosis.
Clinical Tropical Medicine book.
It has been the standard textbook used by many generations of both medical students and postgraduate physicians studying tropical medicine at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and in other academic centers around the world. It is a practical and very readable textbook. Books related to Tropical Medicine.
The teaching of tropical medicine is a dying art in most undergraduate medical schools in the developed .
The teaching of tropical medicine is a dying art in most undergraduate medical schools in the developed world, and the very definition of the discipline and its relevance are questioned in many. Other sections in the book, Teaching Tropical Medicine, consider carefully the role of the Graduate Schools and Institutes of Tropical Medicine, whose motivation and orientation, in many instances, have radically changed in recent years. Today, with silent stealth, tropical diseases still claim more lives than all the current wars combined
The history of tropical medicine is as dramatic as the story of humankind. Having had the privilege of working throughout Africa, Asia, and Latin America, as well as in the great medical centers of Europe and the United States, the author presents the details essential for understanding pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, therapy, and prevention of the major tropical diseases.
Tropical Medicine - Kevin M. Cahill, . Knowledge of clinical tropical medicine is essential for every modern physician. The diseases of warm climates are no longer restricted by geographic boundaries because the scope and speed of air travel and flows of ideas and people have destroyed the barriers of time and space, and the massive increase in international migration in the past half century makes us all part of a global community