Quickly find the data you need to understand a clinical problem, diagnose it correctly, and provide appropriate management! This reference offers the latest need-to-know information thanks to an easy-to-access format...allowing you to spend more time with your patients and less time searching for answers. A "who's who" of authorities from around the world provide you with the practical knowledge you need to diagnose and manage your patients effectively. An organization by clinical presentation, pathogen, or type of host lets you approach each case from any direction. A new four-color design equips you to find the guidance you need more easily. Twice as many illustrations as the previous edition enhance visual reference. Coverage of the latest issues shaping today's practice enables you to stay absolutely current. A bonus CD-ROM allows you to incorporate the color illustrations into your electronic presentations and includes the complete references.