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Waterborne Diseases: Epidemiology and Ecology

By: Paul R Hunter

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Oct 1997 | #83652 | ISBN: 0471966460
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NHBS Price: £190.00 $240/€226 approx

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Providing a comprehensive overview of all waterborne-related health problems, this book takes a truly multidisciplinary approach. Presents detailed examinations of the ecology of organisms.

If you come across a water-related disease problem, this should be the first book to turn to. (Environmental Health Journal, March 1999)


Partial table of contents: Water Supply and Distribution. Drinking Water and Waterborne Disease. Dracunculiasis (Guinea Worm Infestation). Schistosomiasis. Giardiasis. Cylospora. Naegleria. Cyanobacteria. Shigellosis (Bacillary Dysentery). Escherichia Coli. Yersinia Infections. Aeromonas Infections. Melioidosis. Leptospirosis. Tularaemia. Viral Hepatitis. Viral Gastroenteritis. Adenoviral Infections. Cancer and Water. Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Water. References. Index.

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