12. Infectious Disease

  1. Terry Mahan Buttaro and
  2. Kate A. Barba
  1. Terry Mahan Buttaro

Published Online: 15 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704769.ch12

Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient

Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient

How to Cite

Buttaro, T. M. (2012) Infectious Disease, in Nursing Care of the Hospitalized Older Patient (eds T. M. Buttaro and K. A. Barba), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704769.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813810461

Online ISBN: 9781118704769

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Keywords:

  • Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS);
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV);
  • Infectious disease;
  • Latent TB infection (LTBI);
  • Positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP);
  • Purified protein derivative (PPD);
  • Sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS);
  • Sexually transmitted infections (STI);
  • Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS);
  • Tuberculosis (TB)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Part 1 HIV/AIDS

  • Part 2 Sepsis and ARDS

  • Part 3 Tuberculosis