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The Resource Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases : how man and globalization create and spread illness, Kurt Link, (electronic resource)

Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases : how man and globalization create and spread illness, Kurt Link, (electronic resource)

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Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases : how man and globalization create and spread illness
Title
Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases
Title remainder
how man and globalization create and spread illness
Statement of responsibility
Kurt Link
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
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1937-
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Link, Kurt
Dewey number
362.196/9
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643
LC item number
.L56 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 G-104
  • WA 110
NLM item number
L756u 2007
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  • Emerging infectious diseases
  • Communicable diseases
  • Environmentally induced diseases
  • Globalization
  • Diseases
  • Communicable Diseases, Emerging
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Greenhouse Effect
  • Internationality
  • Infectieziekten
  • Virusziekten
  • Terugkeer
  • Vaccinatie
  • Resistentie
Label
Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases : how man and globalization create and spread illness, Kurt Link, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Viruses
  • Bacteria
  • Fungi
  • Protozoa
  • Worms
  • Resistance
  • ch. 2.
  • Vectors : flies, bugs, mosquitoes, worms, protozoa, and others
  • Vectors
  • Insect vectors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Fleas
  • Lice
  • Ticks
  • Mite chiggers
  • Snails
  • Mammalian vectors
  • ch. 3.
  • History of diseases
  • Prehistoric skeletons
  • Dating
  • Introduction
  • Ancient DNA
  • ch. 4.
  • New diseases are increasing
  • Origin of new diseases - viruses
  • Hemorrhagic fever group
  • Bacterial disease - HME (Human monocytic ehrlichiosis) --
  • pt. 1.
  • A basic understanding
  • ch. 1.
  • Definitions and sources
  • Definitions
  • Prions
  • WHO campaign
  • Yellow fever
  • Plague - description and history -
  • Nontuberculosis mycobacteria
  • Tuberculosis epidemics
  • pt. 2.
  • Zoonosis
  • ch. 6.
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Zoonosis - wildlife
  • ch. 5.
  • Epizootics
  • Zoonosis - domestic
  • pt. 3.
  • Diseases of civilization
  • ch. 7.
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Syndrome X
  • Obesity/diabetes epidemic
  • Diseases of medical progress
  • How resurgent diseases make a comeback
  • Obesity
  • Cancer
  • ch. 8.
  • Bioterrorism and agroterrorism
  • Bioterrorism
  • Agroterrorism --
  • Resurging diseases
  • Plague resurgance
  • Dengue fever
  • Diphtheria
  • Malaria
  • Recent history
  • Mercury
  • Pfiesteria
  • Toxic shock syndrome
  • pt. 5.
  • New diseases and diseases of unknown causes
  • ch. 10.
  • New diseases
  • hanta
  • Hendra
  • Machupo - Bolivian hemorrhagic fever
  • pt. 4.
  • Babesiosis
  • Bird flu
  • HIV
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Lyme disease
  • SARS
  • West Nile fever
  • ch. 11.
  • Diseases of unknown cause that may be infectious
  • Infection as a chronic disease
  • Toxic environment
  • Heart disease
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Alzheimer's
  • pt. 6.
  • Global warming
  • ch. 12.
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse gases
  • ch. 9.
  • The atmosphere
  • Climate change
  • Health effects
  • Ecology
  • Conclusion
  • pt. 7.
  • Future developments
  • ch. 13.
  • Prevention : early detection, communication, screening, and quarantine
  • Prevention
  • Environmental pathogens
  • Eradication
  • Vaccines
  • Surveillance - detection
  • Prevention - globalization
  • Surveillance - communication between networks
  • ch. 14.
  • Applied research
  • ch. 15.
  • Public health
  • Public health
  • Endocrine disrupters
  • Epidemiology
  • Conclusion : the future
  • The future
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Arsenic
  • Lead
  • Radon
Control code
231382923
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 179 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780313082184
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)231382923
Label
Understanding new, resurgent, and resistant diseases : how man and globalization create and spread illness, Kurt Link, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Viruses
  • Bacteria
  • Fungi
  • Protozoa
  • Worms
  • Resistance
  • ch. 2.
  • Vectors : flies, bugs, mosquitoes, worms, protozoa, and others
  • Vectors
  • Insect vectors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Fleas
  • Lice
  • Ticks
  • Mite chiggers
  • Snails
  • Mammalian vectors
  • ch. 3.
  • History of diseases
  • Prehistoric skeletons
  • Dating
  • Introduction
  • Ancient DNA
  • ch. 4.
  • New diseases are increasing
  • Origin of new diseases - viruses
  • Hemorrhagic fever group
  • Bacterial disease - HME (Human monocytic ehrlichiosis) --
  • pt. 1.
  • A basic understanding
  • ch. 1.
  • Definitions and sources
  • Definitions
  • Prions
  • WHO campaign
  • Yellow fever
  • Plague - description and history -
  • Nontuberculosis mycobacteria
  • Tuberculosis epidemics
  • pt. 2.
  • Zoonosis
  • ch. 6.
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Zoonosis - wildlife
  • ch. 5.
  • Epizootics
  • Zoonosis - domestic
  • pt. 3.
  • Diseases of civilization
  • ch. 7.
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Diseases of affluence
  • Syndrome X
  • Obesity/diabetes epidemic
  • Diseases of medical progress
  • How resurgent diseases make a comeback
  • Obesity
  • Cancer
  • ch. 8.
  • Bioterrorism and agroterrorism
  • Bioterrorism
  • Agroterrorism --
  • Resurging diseases
  • Plague resurgance
  • Dengue fever
  • Diphtheria
  • Malaria
  • Recent history
  • Mercury
  • Pfiesteria
  • Toxic shock syndrome
  • pt. 5.
  • New diseases and diseases of unknown causes
  • ch. 10.
  • New diseases
  • hanta
  • Hendra
  • Machupo - Bolivian hemorrhagic fever
  • pt. 4.
  • Babesiosis
  • Bird flu
  • HIV
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Lyme disease
  • SARS
  • West Nile fever
  • ch. 11.
  • Diseases of unknown cause that may be infectious
  • Infection as a chronic disease
  • Toxic environment
  • Heart disease
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Alzheimer's
  • pt. 6.
  • Global warming
  • ch. 12.
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse gases
  • ch. 9.
  • The atmosphere
  • Climate change
  • Health effects
  • Ecology
  • Conclusion
  • pt. 7.
  • Future developments
  • ch. 13.
  • Prevention : early detection, communication, screening, and quarantine
  • Prevention
  • Environmental pathogens
  • Eradication
  • Vaccines
  • Surveillance - detection
  • Prevention - globalization
  • Surveillance - communication between networks
  • ch. 14.
  • Applied research
  • ch. 15.
  • Public health
  • Public health
  • Endocrine disrupters
  • Epidemiology
  • Conclusion : the future
  • The future
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Arsenic
  • Lead
  • Radon
Control code
231382923
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 179 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780313082184
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)231382923

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