ABSTRACT

This book takes a holistic approach to the prevention and control of infectious diseases from enteric pathogens, covering different concepts and approaches to address these challenging diseases, with special emphasis on HIV and AIDS. It examines several different approaches, such as ayurvedic, bioinformatic, and fungal- and metal-based treatment of diseases in the first section. The remaining chapters fully focus on various approaches specifically to HIV and AIDS, one of the most challenging infectious disease known to mankind. The book also discusses recent trends in HIV and AIDS research, ongoing treatments, case studies, and major achievements.

chapter 1|38 pages

The Ayurvedic Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases

BySusan Westfall, Surya Pratap

chapter 2|36 pages

Alternative and Complementary Medicine in Treating Fungal Dermatophytic Infections

ByM. Sharanya, R. Sathishkumar

chapter 3|18 pages

In Vivo Suppression of Solid Ehrlich Cancer via Ag and Co/Ag Mediated PTT

ByIman E. O. Gomaa, Mona B. Mohamed, Tarek A. El-Tayeb

chapter 5|38 pages

Recent Advances In HIV/AIDS

ByMohammad Husain, Poonam Gupta

chapter 9|14 pages

Opportunistic Infections in HIV/AIDS: An Overview

ByBeena Antony

chapter 12|20 pages

Optimising Antiretroviral Therapy Via Pharmacokinetics

ByPrincy Louis Palatty