Diagnosis and Treatment of Fungal Infections

  • Duane R. Hospenthal
  • Michael G. Rinaldi

Part of the Infectious Disease book series (ID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Approach to Patients

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Laboratory and Radiological Diagnosis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Deanna A. Sutton
      Pages 11-23
    3. Anna M. Romanelli, Brian L. Wickes
      Pages 25-36
    4. John E. Bennett
      Pages 37-43
    5. Christopher D. Pfeiffer, Brian Wong
      Pages 45-64
    6. Maria Angela C. Hospenthal, Aimee P. Carswell
      Pages 65-76
  4. Antifungal Agents

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Russell E. Lewis, Annette W. Fothergill
      Pages 79-97
  5. Mycoses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Jack D. Sobel
      Pages 101-117
    3. Jose A. Vazquez
      Pages 119-128
    4. Helen W. Boucher, Thomas F. Patterson
      Pages 129-140
    5. Duane R. Hospenthal
      Pages 141-149
    6. Charalampos Antachopoulos, Ruta Petraitiene, Emmanuel Roilides, Thomas J. Walsh
      Pages 159-168
    7. Francis Gigliotti, Terry W. Wright
      Pages 169-174
    8. Eileen K. Maziarz, John R. Perfect
      Pages 175-193
    9. Donna C. Sullivan, Rathel L. Nolan
      Pages 195-204
    10. Royce H. Johnson, Arash Heidari
      Pages 205-216
    11. L. Joseph Wheat, Chadi A. Hage
      Pages 217-224
    12. Angela M. Restrepo, Angela Maria Tobón Orozco, Beatriz L. Gómez, Gil Benard
      Pages 225-236
    13. Carol A. Kauffman
      Pages 237-244
    14. Oliverio Welsh, Gloria M. Gonzalez
      Pages 245-260
    15. Flavio Queiroz-Telles, Daniel Wagner de C. L. Santos, Conceição de Maria Pedrozo S. Azevedo
      Pages 261-276
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 277-299

About this book


Diagnosis and Treatment of Fungal Infections, 2nd Edition is a thorough update to Diagnosis and Treatment of Human Mycoses.  Globally recognized experts are brought together again to provide the latest research and clinical evidence on fungal infections and basic mycology.  This concise text is divided into sections dedicated to the patient approach, laboratory and radiological diagnosis, antifungal agents, mycoses and instructive cases.  Ideal for patient care or as a teaching guide, the busy infectious disease, hematology, oncology, pulmonology, or critical care specialist will find this resource to be a practical tool for diagnosing, treating, and managing patients with fungal infections.


Adverse Reactions Allylamine Antifungal Azole Drug Interactions Echinoandin Endemic fungal infections Epidemiology Fungal Infection Mechanism of Action Mycoses Mycosis Pharmacokinetics Polyene Resistance Risk factors

Editors and affiliations

  • Duane R. Hospenthal
    • 1
  • Michael G. Rinaldi
    • 2
  1. 1.University Of Texas Health Science CenteSan AntonioUSA
  2. 2.University of Texas, San Antonio Health Science CenterSan AntonioUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-13089-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-13090-3
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