Current Trends and Concerns in Infectious Diseases

  • I. W. Fong

Part of the Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century book series (EIDC)

About this book


A follow-up to Emerging Issues and Controversies in Infectious Diseases, this volume provides a comprehensive review of topical issues in infectious diseases, highlighting the controversies related to the newest findings and recommendations. Coverage includes trends and debates in HIV research, community-acquired pneumonia, H. pylori, progress in Hepatitis C treatment paired with the lack of progress on Hepatitis B, and the effects of climate change on infectious disease epidemiology, among others. This is an essential resource for practicing and academic physicians, investigators, residents, and fellows focused on infectious diseases, infection control, public health, and global health. 


Immune Reconstitution Syndrome Helicobacter pylori antimicrobial resistance hepatitis C hepatitis B fungal infections neglected tropical diseases

Authors and affiliations

  • I. W. Fong
    • 1
  1. 1.St. Michael’s HospitalUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-36965-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-36966-8
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