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Hook, Edward W. (Edward Watson) 1924-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 187 publications in 1 language and 514 library holdings
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: RC200, 616.951
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Most widely held works about Edward W Hook
 
Most widely held works by Edward W Hook
Current concepts of infectious diseases by Recent Advances in Infectious Diseases (Conference)( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current diagnosis & treatment of sexually transmitted diseases by Jeffrey D Klausner( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the trusted, practical format of the CURRENT series, this authoritative, quick-access guide delivers a top-to-bottom overview of STDs commonly encountered in clinical practice. The book begins with an insightful introduction to the field that emphasizes the patient-doctor relationship, and then explores clinical problems with STDs in terms of diagnostic, management, and treatment considerations
Sexually transmitted diseases in the AIDS era: Part II( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexually transmitted diseases in the AIDS era( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antimicrobial strategies ; endocarditis, sepsis, prophylactic use of antibiotics( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fever of unknown origin by Ivan L Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testing positive and living with HIV( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panelists begin with a brief review of the current status of the HIV epidemic and discuss the overall impact of the virus of lives of infected persons. Coping mechanisms, dealing with experimental or unorthodox therapies, physicians who are either too conservative or too aggressive, attitudes of society and the role of self-help groups are included
AIDS in the 90's : what the future holds( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Gottlieb notes: "In 1981 I reported the first five cases of AIDS to the Centers for Disease Control. In retrospect HIV had begun its slow burn through the human species in the late seventies. By conservative estimates forty million will be infected with HIV worldwide by the year 2000 with equal numbers of men and women. What factors account for our failure to come to grips with this modern day plague? Why do we fail to take AIDS seriously? As we approach the mid-point of the 90's, where do we stand and what does the future hold?"
Therapeutic gardens : enriching the garden experience( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Kamp, a specialist in landscape architecture for health care facilities and Ms. Chambers, a horticultural therapist discuss the need to understand the important relationship between nature, healing and the palliative effects gardens can have upon patients' environments in health care facilities
Antimicrobial therapy in life-threatening infections( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patient demands, therapeutic obligations and clinical trials( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The panelists discuss the problems arising from who is to have access to experimental AIDS' drugs, and the degree of this access. AIDS' patients believe that the FDA is paternalistic and its rules overly demanding while clinical investigators fear that easier access to experimental drugs will slow progress by subverting proven research methods
Management of sexually transmitted diseases by Julius Schachter( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agoraphobia and women( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Nyland, Associate professor of Behavioral Sciences at Notre Dame College (Belmont, California) discusses this serious psychological disorder, more frequently diagnosed in women. 'Unconsious precipitants' such as an important transitional date or an unacknowledged relationship can bring on a panic attack in almost all sufferers. She reviews the factors which have been suggested or studied to account for the greater prevalence of this disease in women
Biological contributions to aggressive, impulsive behavior( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Participants discuss the research on the relationship between CNS serotonin and aggressive, impulsive behavior as shown in experimental neurochemical/behavioral studies of rhesus monkeys in natural settings and children in clinical settings. They look at some of the possible social implications of biological contributions to repeatedly aggressive behavior
Archibald Garrod : the father of biochemical genetics( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Alexander G. Bearn, professor of Internal Medicine at Rockefeller University and noted authority on the life and work of Garrod, discusses his contributions to biochemical genetics
Communication between doctors and patients : why don't we do more listening?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Intimate violence : violence in relationships( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program focuses on two aspects of family violence - spousal abuse and incest. Panelists discuss spousal physical and psychological abuse and the differences between father-daughter and mother-son incestuous relationships
Academic leadership : are men and women really created equal?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Medical centers are recognizing the scarcity of women assuming leader- ship positions as a complex institutional issue. Ms. Bickel summarizes most recent national data and studies on men and women faculty as an introduction to a discussion of AAMC's and leading medical schools' strategies to help correct gender inequities and stereotypes and to improve the development needs of the faculty
New Federal guidelines for prevention of HIV transmission to patients during invasive procedures : a valid response to the case of dentist David J. Acer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The panel discusses guidelines developed by the Center for Disease Control on strict adherence to standard infection control measures. These guidelines recommend that health care workers who perform exposure-prone procedures (e.g. surgery) know their HIV antibody status, and that those found to be HIV positive stop performing these procedures unless approved by an expert panel and the patient is informed. The panel specifically focuses on the implementation of these guidelines and questions it raises at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center
The resource-based relative value scale for physician reimbursement : What are its implications( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The growing dissatisfaction with current methods for physician reimbursement for services through Medicare prompted the Department of Health and Human Services to commission Dr. William Hsiao and his colleagues at Harvard University to study this problem. Their report, which describes a resource-based relative scale as an alternative to the current method, is discussed by each panelist presenting his own perspective
 
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Hook, Edward W.

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