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Communicable Diseases A Global Perspective

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By: Roger Webber(Author)
344 pages, 96 illustrations
Publisher: CABI Publishing
Communicable Diseases
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  • Communicable Diseases ISBN: 9781845939380 Edition: 4 Paperback Jul 2012 Out of Print #210603
  • Communicable Diseases ISBN: 9781845939397 Edition: 4 Hardback Jul 2012 Out of Print #210602
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Communicable diseases are the main health problem encountered in developing countries, whether they are food-borne, respiratory or transmitted by insects, but are quickly becoming a global issue. By grouping diseases by means of transmission and covering principles of epidemiology for each disease, Communicable Diseases addresses both basic principles and advanced concepts, illustrated with focus boxes, bullet lists and figures. This fourth edition of "Communicable Disease Epidemiology and Control" is fully updated throughout and includes new chapters on integrated disease management and the increased risks of disease among pregnant women. The latest research on the control of communicable diseases is included, assisting in identifying the best method of control. An essential resource for students and lecturers in public health and medical sciences, Communicable Diseases will also assist doctors and health workers in their management of this fast-changing area. It is suitable for students and lecturers in public health and medical sciences, doctors and health workers.


1. Elements of Communicable Diseases
2. Communicable Disease Theory
3. Control Principles and Methods
4. Control Strategy and Organization
5. Notification and Health Regulations
6. Classification of Communicable Diseases
7. Diseases of Poor Hygiene
8. Faecal Oral Diseases
9. Food borne Diseases
10. Diseases of Soil Contact
11. Diseases of Water Contact
12. Skin Infections
13. Respiratory Diseases and Other Airborne Transmitted Infections
14. Diseases Transmitted via Body Fluids
15. Insect Borne Diseases
16. Ectoparasite Zoonoses
17. Domestic and Synanthropic Zoonoses
18. Pregnancy and Infection
19. New and Emerging Diseases
20. List of Communicable Diseases

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Textbook Out of Print
By: Roger Webber(Author)
344 pages, 96 illustrations
Publisher: CABI Publishing
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