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The Clinician's Vaccine Safety Resource Guide : Optimizing Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Across the Lifespan

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Matthew Z. Dudley, Daniel A. Salmon, Neal A. Halsey, Walter A. Orenstein, Rupali J. Limaye, Sean T. O'Leary, Saad B. Omer. --Cham: Springer , c2018.
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This book provides clinicians and their staff with essential information on the vaccines that are recommended and not recommended for their patients, the diseases these vaccines prevent, and a broad range of potential vaccine safety issues that may be brought up by their patients. Each topic, from specific vaccines to safety concerns, is covered succinctly, based upon systematic reviews of the scientific literature, with talking points to be used with patients. The organization of the informati…
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Dudley, Matthew Z.
Other Authors
Salmon, Daniel A.
Halsey, Neal A.
Orenstein, Walter A.
Limaye, Rupali J.
O'Leary, Sean T.
Omer, Saad B.
Responsibility
Matthew Z. Dudley, Daniel A. Salmon, Neal A. Halsey, Walter A. Orenstein, Rupali J. Limaye, Sean T. O'Leary, Saad B. Omer
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxvi, 392 p.) : 13 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319946948
9783319946931 (print ed.)
9783319946955 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Vaccination
Vaccines - adverse effects
Vaccines - therapeutic use
Specialty
Vaccinology
Abstract
This book provides clinicians and their staff with essential information on the vaccines that are recommended and not recommended for their patients, the diseases these vaccines prevent, and a broad range of potential vaccine safety issues that may be brought up by their patients. Each topic, from specific vaccines to safety concerns, is covered succinctly, based upon systematic reviews of the scientific literature, with talking points to be used with patients. The organization of the information makes it easy to reference specific topics and quickly find pertinent information, with the most practical details (such as recommendations and causality conclusions) highlighted at the very beginning of the respective sections. There are also sections outlining the vaccine safety system and evidence-based strategies for how to talk with patients about vaccines. This book aims to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of clinical vaccine discussions with patients, leading to more informed patients and timely vaccination. This is an ideal resource for all clinicians administering vaccines and their healthcare teams.
Contents
Part I: Introduction -- Introduction -- How to Talk with Patients About Vaccines -- Monitoring Vaccine Safety -- Vaccines and Pregnancy -- Vaccines and Breastfeeding -- Part II: Vaccine and Vaccine-Preventable Disease Information Summaries -- Vaccine and Vaccine-Preventable Disease Information Summaries -- Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) -- Hepatitis A -- Hepatitis B -- Human Papillomavirus (HPV) -- Influenza -- Measles, Mumps and Rubella -- Meningococcal -- Pneumococcal -- Polio -- Rotavirus -- Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis -- Varicella and Herpes Zoster -- Part III: Potential Adverse Events Following Immunization -- Potential Adverse Events Following Immunization: Summaries of the Evidence -- Do Combination Vaccines or Simultaneous Vaccination Increase the Risk of Adverse Events? -- Do Vaccine Ingredients Cause Adverse Events? -- Do Vaccines Cause Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)? -- Do Vaccines Cause Arthralgia or Arthritis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Asthma? -- Do Vaccines Cause Ataxia? -- Do Vaccines Cause Autism? -- Do Vaccines Cause Bell's Palsy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Brachial Neuritis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Chronic Inflammatory Disseminated Polyneuropathy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Complex Regional Pain Syndrome? -- Do Vaccines Cause Deltoid Bursitis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Diabetes? -- Do Vaccines Cause Disseminated Varicella Infection? -- Do Vaccines Cause Erythema Nodosum? -- Do Vaccines Cause Fibromyalgia or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? -- Do Vaccines Cause Guillain-Barré Syndrome? -- Do Vaccines Cause Hearing Loss? -- Do Vaccines Cause Hepatitis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Herpes Zoster? -- Do Vaccines Cause Hypersensitivity Reactions (e.g. anaphylaxis, hives)? -- Do Vaccines Cause Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura? -- Do Vaccines Cause Meningitis or Encephalitis/Encephalopathy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Multiple Sclerosis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Myocardial Infarction or Stroke? -- Do Vaccines Cause Myocarditis or Myocardopathy/Cardiomyopathy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Narcolepsy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Oculorespiratory Syndrome? -- Do Vaccines Cause Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndrome? -- Do Vaccines Cause Optic Neuritis or Neuromyelitis Optica? -- Do Vaccines Cause Primary Ovarian Insufficiency? -- Do Vaccines Cause Seizures? -- Do Vaccines Cause Serum Sickness? -- Do Vaccines Cause Small Fiber Neuropathy? -- Do Vaccines Cause Spontaneous Abortion? -- Do Vaccines Cause Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)? -- Do Vaccines Cause Syncope? -- Do Vaccines Cause Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? -- Do Vaccines Cause Transverse Myelitis? -- Do Vaccines Cause Vasculitis or Polyarteritis Nodosa?
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Handbook of Hepatitis C

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Nicolas Goossens, Sophie Clément, Francesco Negro, editors. --Cham: Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Adis , c2016.
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This book is a concise and up-to-date review of the clinical features, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with hepatitis C. Busy health care professionals who want a quick review of hepatitis C and new developments in treatment for hepatitis C will benefit from this succinct guide. Hepatitis C virus primarily infects liver cells and can lead to chronic damage to the liver. Patients with hepatitis C infection often develop liver sequelae such as fibrosis, cirrhosis, and hepato…
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Goossens, Nicolas
Clément, Sophie
Negro, Francesco
Responsibility
Nicolas Goossens, Sophie Clément, Francesco Negro, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Adis
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 82 p. : 19 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319280530
9783319280516 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Hepacivirus
Hepatitis C
Viral Hepatitis Vaccines - therapeutic use
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Virology
Abstract
This book is a concise and up-to-date review of the clinical features, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with hepatitis C. Busy health care professionals who want a quick review of hepatitis C and new developments in treatment for hepatitis C will benefit from this succinct guide. Hepatitis C virus primarily infects liver cells and can lead to chronic damage to the liver. Patients with hepatitis C infection often develop liver sequelae such as fibrosis, cirrhosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma if left untreated. It is estimated that 150 million people worldwide are infected with hepatitis C virus, and if eradication is to be achieved it is imperative to diagnose and treat such individuals.
Contents
Introduction -- The HCV particle and its lifecycle -- Clinical features -- Pathophysiology -- Diagnosis -- Management of HCV infection -- Future challenges.
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HPV Infection in Head and Neck Cancer

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Wojciech Golusinski, C. René Leemans, Andreas Dietz. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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This book is exceptional in presenting an interdisciplinary approach to the subject of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the context of head and neck cancer. Leading experts in the field discuss the epidemiology and molecular biology of HPV-positive head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, HPV testing, the nonsurgical and surgical treatment of HPV-positive tumors, predictive factors for outcome and quality of life, and ongoing trials on the effectiveness of vaccination in disease prevention…
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Golusinski, Wojciech
Leemans, C. René
Dietz, Andreas
Responsibility
Wojciech Golusinski, C. René Leemans, Andreas Dietz
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (vi, 267 pages) : 42 illus., 29 illus. in color
Series Vol.
206
Series Title
Recent results in cancer research
ISBN
9783319435800
9783319435787 (print ed.)
ISSN
0080-0015
Subjects (MeSH)
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Papillomaviridae - pathogenicity
Papillomavirus Infections
Papillomavirus Vaccines - therapeutic use
Abstract
This book is exceptional in presenting an interdisciplinary approach to the subject of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the context of head and neck cancer. Leading experts in the field discuss the epidemiology and molecular biology of HPV-positive head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, HPV testing, the nonsurgical and surgical treatment of HPV-positive tumors, predictive factors for outcome and quality of life, and ongoing trials on the effectiveness of vaccination in disease prevention. It also provides recommendations for testing, diagnosis treatment and vaccination. Otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, molecular biologists and pathologists will find this book a valuable resource.
Contents
Part I. Epidemiology and molecular biology of HPV positive HNSCC -- Part II. HPV testing -- Part III. Non-surgical treatment of HPV positive tumours -- Part IV. Surgical treatment of HPV positive tumours -- Part V. Predictive factors for outcome and quality of life in HPV positive and HPV negative -- Part VI. HPV : prevention vaccination, ongoing trials.
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