The Health Professional's HPV Handbook: Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Health Professional's HPV Handbook

Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer, 1st Edition

Edited by Walter Prendiville, Philip Davies

CRC Press

86 pages | 10 Color Illus.

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This compact, illustrated handbook is a concise but comprehensive resource that introduces medical students, general medical practitioners and gynecologists to the significance of the human papillomaviruses in the etiology of cervical cancer. All chapters are fully referenced and written by experts in the field. The content review virus structure, the epidemiology of HPV, the latest advances in HPV vaccination, and new markers for cervical disease.

Table of Contents

The Human Papillomavirus. Human Papillomavirus and Genital Warts: Relationship and Management. Understanding the Origin of Cervical Cancer. Viral Treatment and Prophylactic Vaccination Strategies. Molecular Markers in Cervical Dyskaryosis

About the Editors

Professor Walter Prendiville is based at Coombe Women’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.

Dr Philip Davies is based at European Consortium for Cervical Cancer Education, London, UK.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
MEDICAL / Oncology