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The Resource Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice, edited by Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn Masters Williams

Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice, edited by Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn Masters Williams

Label
Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice
Title
Infectious disease epidemiology
Title remainder
theory and practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn Masters Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Now in its third edition, this comprehensive volume is recognized as the most authoritative review of the epidemiology of infectious disease. Divided into five sections that cover methods in infectious disease epidemiology, airborne transmission, diarrheal diseases, blood and body fluid as a reservoir of infectious diseases, vectorborne and parasite disease. This book includes chapters on methodological issues, pathogenesis, and comprehensive reviews of virtually all known infectious diseases. New to the Third Edition: HIV chapter completely updated including results of trials of Male Circumcision, HIV-vaccines, female condoms, Microbicides and new drugs. Influenza chapter updated with new material on H1/N1 and control/prevention of Influenza during a pandemic. Malaria chapter updated with new information on bed nets, prophylactic therapy of pregnant women and other high risk populations as well as new detailed examination of the organization, implementation, and accomplishments of the WHO--Roll-Back Malaria program; and a new description of the 5th Human Malaria parasite--P.knowlesi and its Epidemiology. Hepatitis chapter is revised with new information on HEV virus. New brief chapter discussing the various models of behavioral change that are useful in Infectious Diseases research--e.g. Health Belief model etc. and much more!
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
614.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643
LC item number
.I6535 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WC100
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nelson, Kenrad E
  • Williams, Carolyn Masters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communicable diseases
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Epidemiologic Methods
Label
Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice, edited by Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn Masters Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
811318249
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 963 pages
Isbn
9780763795337
Isbn Type
(hard cover)
Lccn
2012039132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)811318249
Label
Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice, edited by Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn Masters Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
811318249
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 963 pages
Isbn
9780763795337
Isbn Type
(hard cover)
Lccn
2012039132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)811318249

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