Since the end of December 2019, the world has been battling with a global health emergency called COVID-19. This ongoing pandemic has claimed millions of lives worldwide and made a serious impact on global healthcare. The information and facts about the virus and the pandemic are constantly evolving, expanding and are present in a scattered manner. Above all, various rumors and false information are also spreading through word of mouth or social media in relation to the pandemic. In situations like this, it becomes hard for a common person as well as professionals to keep track of the fundamental concepts, ongoing scientific advancements and differentiate between the facts and myths.
COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2: The Science and Clinical Application of Conventional and Complementary Treatments covers the fundamental concepts regarding SARS-CoV-2 and COVID–19 as well as common concerns and issues ensuring optimal understanding of the latest basic science and clinical content. The comparative coverage of Conventional Medical Science with Complementary and Alternative Systems of Medicine in relation to the ongoing pandemic makes this book unique compared to other books available on COVID-19. Written in textbook format and in semi-technical style, it provides basic to advanced concepts and multidimensional clinical perspectives keeping in mind the diverse needs of academicians, researchers, students and common people.
- Contains simple, lucid and concise presentation of contents
- Emphasizes core knowledge and concepts
- Presents evidence based and up to date information from a multidisciplinary perspective
- Includes illustrations with good quality diagrams and colored photographs for ease of understanding
COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 covers concepts and protocols from holistic perspective relating to core Molecular Biology of SARS-CoV-2, Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects, Multidisciplinary Treatment and Management Strategies like Conventional Pharmacological Treatments, Vaccines, Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Holistic Nutrition Therapy, Nutraceutical Therapy, Biochemic Medicine, and Issues and Concerns relating to Public Health and Ongoing Advances in Research in relation to COVID-19. Written in semi-technical language easily understandable by readers from all domains, this book provides multidisciplinary perspective, knowledge and understanding regarding COVID-19 in one place, thus bridging the knowledge gap that exists between Conventional Sciences and Complementary and Alternative Medicine Systems.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
part I|60 pages
The Molecular Biology of Coronaviruses and SARS-CoV-2
chapter Chapter 3|12 pages
Molecular Pathophysiology and the Clinical Presentation of COVID-19
part II|112 pages
Conventional Treatment Strategies for COVID-19 and Associated Public Health Concerns
chapter Chapter 7|12 pages
Immuno-Pathologic Basis of COVID-19 and the Management of Mild and Moderate Cases
chapter Chapter 8|12 pages
Diagnosis of COVID-19 Using Clinical Examination, Immunoassays, and Molecular Diagnostic Techniques
chapter Chapter 9|16 pages
Conventional Pharmacological Strategies, Investigational Drugs, and Immunotherapies for COVID–19
chapter Chapter 11|12 pages
part III|90 pages
COVID-19 and Supportive, Complementary, and Alternative Treatment Strategies