Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Trends in Infectious Diseases

Edited by Shailendra K. Saxena

King George's Medical University

This book gives a comprehensive overview of recent trends in infectious diseases, as well as general concepts of infections, immunopathology, diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology and etiology to current clinical recommendations in management of infectious diseases, highlighting the ongoing issues, recent advances, with future directions in diagnostic approaches and therapeutic strategies. The book focuses on various aspects and properties of infectious diseases whose deep understanding is very important for safeguarding human race from more loss of resources and economies due to pathogens.

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Trends in Infectious DiseasesEdited by Shailendra K. Saxena

Published: April 23rd 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57062

ISBN: 978-953-51-1312-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7201-7

Copyright year: 2014

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27926 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. Japanese Encephalitis: A Neglected Viral Disease and Its Impact on Global Health

By Shailendra K. Saxena, Parth T. Agrawal and Madhavan P.N. Nair


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2. Oral HPV Related Diseases: A Review and an Update

By Helena Lucia Barroso dos Reis, Silvia Paula de Oliveira, Danielle Resende Camisasca, Juliana Bittencourt Pessoa, Ana Beatriz Azevedo Queiroz, Mauro Romero Leal Passos, Philippe Godefroy, Dennis de Carvalho Ferreira, Thais Camporez Pimentel and Antonio Chambo Filho


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3. Newer β-Lactamases and E.coli — A Cause of Concern

By Silpi Basak and Monali N. Rajurkar


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4. Convergence of host immune mechanisms in Mycobacterium tuberculosis pathogenesis

By Ramesh Chandra Rai


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5. Molecular Diagnostics as an Indispensable Tool for the Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases of Viral Origin and Global Impact

By Nora Rosas-Murrieta, Irma Herrera-Camacho, Lourdes Millán-Pérez- Peña, Francisca Sosa-Jurado, Gerardo Santos-López, Verónica Vallejo-Ruíz and Julio Reyes-Leyva


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6. Phenotypic and Molecular Methods for the Detection of Antibiotic Resistance Mechanisms in Gram Negative Nosocomial Pathogens

By Meletis Georgios, Tzampaz Egki and Sianou Effrosyni


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7. Trends in Research and Technology Development Related to Zoonosis Control Based on Bibliometric and Patent Analyses– Taking Rabies as an Example

By Hiromi Takahashi-Omoe and Katsuhiko Omoe


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8. Unearthing the Complexities of Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Disease Transmission Dynamics

By Sutapa Biswas Majee and Gopa Roy Biswas


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