Patricia Charache, MD
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Charache P. Clinical Mycology. Ann Intern Med. 2003;138:776. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-138-9-200305060-00030
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2003;138(9):776.
Anaissie EJ, McGinnis MR, and Pfaller MA, eds. 608 pages. New York: Churchill Livingstone; 2003. $139. IBSN 0443079374. Order phone 800-545-2522.
Field of medicine: Medical mycology.
Format: Hardcover book.
Audience: Practitioners, housestaff, and students interested in patients with potential or active fungal infections.
Purpose: To emphasize the expanding importance of fungal infections by considering the pathogens and their disease presentations.
Content: The book has four sections: one that covers general principles, one organized by fungal pathogens, one organized by clinical presentations in specific patient groups and individual body sites, and a two-chapter section that describes geographic diseases and mycotic toxins.
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