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Control of Communicable Diseases Manual

An Official Report of the American Public Health Association

20th Edition

David L. Heymann (editor)

ISBN: 9780875530185

Publication Date: Jan 2015

Format: Paperback

The must have resource for anyone in the field of public health. Every chapter has been reworked and new chapters have been added. The 20th Edition is a timely update to a milestone reference work, ensuring the Manual's relevance and usefulness to every public health professional around the world.
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Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, 20th Edition, is the must have resource for anyone in the field of public health. Every chapter has been reworked and new chapters have been added. The 20th Edition is a timely update to a milestone reference work, ensuring the Manual's relevance and usefulness to every public health professional around the world.

Each disease chapter is presented in a standardized format that includes the following information:
  • Disease name.
  • Clinical features.
  • Causative agent(s).
  • Diagnosis.
  • Occurrence.
  • Reservoir(s).
  • Incubation period.
  • Transmission.
  • Risk groups.
  • Prevention.
  • Management of patients.
  • Management of contacts and the immediate environment.
  • Special considerations.

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…extremely valuable for anyone working in the field." - Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2009:49

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Pages 729
Dimensions 165 x 102
Date Published 30 Jan 2015
Publisher APHA Press
Subject/s Diseases & disorders   Infectious & contagious diseases   Public health & preventive medicine   Epidemiology & medical statistics   Tropical medicine   Public safety issues  

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