The Health Professional's HPV Handbook

Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer

Edited by Walter Prendiville, Philip Davies

© 2006 – CRC Press

86 pages | 10 Color Illus.

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Paperback: 9781842143360
pub: 2006-01-13
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About the Book

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

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED022090
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
MED033000
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
MED062000
MEDICAL / Oncology