description: This comprehensive reference provides accessible information for the accurate diagnosis of central nervous system (CNS) infectious diseases and details the management and prevention of neurological complications associated with CNS infections.
Perinatal Viral Infections, James F. Bale, Jr.
Neonatal Meningitis, Monica Trujillo and George H. McCracken, Jr.
Neurological Disorders Associated with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections in Children, Anita L. Belman
Neurological Complications of Immunization, Hema Patel and Bhuwan P. Garg
Bacterial Meningitis, Karen L. Roos
Viral Meningitis and Aseptic Meningitis, Karen L. Roos
Viral Encephalitis, Karen L. Roos
Tuberculous Meningitis, David A. Glander
Fungal Infections, Laurent Christin and Alan M. Sugar
Seasonal (Spring-Summer) Encephalitides, Rahman Pourmand and Karen L. Roos
Lyme Disease, Patricia K. Coyle
Neurosyphilis, Christina M. Marra
The Neurological Complications of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 in Adults, Richard W. Price
Neurological Complications of HTLV-I Infection, Walter Royal III
Subacute Spongiform Encephalopathies: Prion Infections of the Central Nervous System, Shigeru Sato and Raymond P. Roos
Neurological Complications of Infectious Endocarditis, Nina J. Solenski and E. Clarke Haley, Jr.
Central Nervous System Infections in Organ Transplant Recipients and Cancer Patients, Amy A. Pruitt
Infectious Etiologies of Facial Palsy, Steven W. Huder
Poliomyelitis and Postpolio Syndrome, Robert M. Pascuzzi
Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Robert M. Pascuzzi
Postinfectious Neurological Syndromes, Lauren B. Krupp
Brain Abscess, David P. Fritz and Paul B. Nelson
Cranial Epidural Abscess and Cranial Subdural Empyema, Scott Shapiro
Spinal Epidural Abscess and Spinal Subdural Empyema, Scott Shapiro
Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Infections, Joel Boaz
Neurocysticercosis, Julio Sotelo
Rabies, Thiravat Hemachudha
Cerebral Malaria, Kara K. Wools
Neuroimaging of Central Nervous System Infections, Richard R. Smith
EEG in the Diagnosis of CNS Infections, Omkar N. Markand
The Acute Management of Neurological Complications Associated with CNS Infections, Cherylee W. J. Chang and Thomas P. Bleck
Systemic and CNS Toxicities of Antimicrobial Agents, Michael Frank
Cerebrospinal Fluid in the Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Infections, Allen J. Aksamit, Jr.