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The Resource Emerging infectious diseases : a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance, Lisa A. Beltz, (electronic resource)

Emerging infectious diseases : a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance, Lisa A. Beltz, (electronic resource)

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Emerging infectious diseases : a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance
Title
Emerging infectious diseases
Title remainder
a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance
Statement of responsibility
Lisa A. Beltz
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This important resource offers a comprehensive introduction to emerging and reemerging infectious disease, including the underlying mechanisms of microbial emergence, the technology used to detect them and the strategies available to contain them. The author describes the diseases and their causative agents that are major factors in the health of populations the world over. One of the main features of the book is its broad coverage of 25 different emerging infectious diseases, most of which are directly important to those practicing health in the U.S. The book is designed for students in epidemiology, global health, and biology"--
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MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Public health/epidemiology and biostatistics
Series volume
10
Emerging infectious diseases : a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance, Lisa A. Beltz, (electronic resource)
Label
Emerging infectious diseases : a guide to diseases, causative agents, and surveillance, Lisa A. Beltz, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction to emerging infectious diseases -- pt. 2. Bacterial infections -- pt. 3. Viral infections -- pt. 4. Parasitic infections -- pt. 5. Infectious proteins -- pt. 6. Special issues in infectious diseases
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unknown
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 734 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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