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Emerging Infectious Diseases (Special Topics in Biology Series)

by Michael A. Palladino

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Published by Benjamin Cummings .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cellular development,
  • Human biology,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Diseases - Contagious,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Textbooks,
  • Science / Biology,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Diseases - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7934303M
    ISBN 100805339558
    ISBN 109780805339550
    OCLC/WorldCa60824698

      More than 30 newly emerged microorganisms and related diseases have been discovered in the past 20 years. Since these infections are so new, even infectious diseases experts and clinical microbiologists need more information. This book covers recently emerged infectious diseases based on real cases and provides comprehensive information including .   Emerging, re-emerging, and antibiotic-resistant infectious diseases continue to increase at an alarming rate throughout the world. Written for a wide range of health professionals, particularly nurses, this revised edition provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of these diseases: their epidemiology, clinical manifestations, prevention Brand: Springer Publishing Company.

      Examples of Newly Emerging Infectious Diseases. The most salient modern example of an emerging infectious disease is HIV/AIDS, which likely emerged a century ago after multiple independent events in which the virus jumped from one primate host to another (chimpanzees to humans) and subsequently, as a result of a complex array of social and Cited by:   Emerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case Studies is an easy-to-use, extraordinarily informative text that belongs on every clinician's shelf. A collaborative effort among scientists, clinicians, and public health workers is needed to combat emerging by: 4.

    International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases Organized by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) World Health Organization (WHO) American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Program and Abstracts Book March 16 - 19,   In Socio-cultural Dimensions of Emerging Infectious Diseases in Africa: an Indigenous Response to Deadly Epidemics, Godfrey Tangwa and colleagues have described responses to emerging infectious diseases, including the Ebola virus disease outbreak of –16, using an African gaze. The authors look at those outbreaks from different Author: Yap Boum.


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Emerging Infectious Diseases (Special Topics in Biology Series) by Michael A. Palladino Download PDF EPUB FB2

Emerging Infectious Diseases. Emerging Infectious Diseases offers an introduction to emerging and reemerging infectious disease, focusing on significant illnesses found in various regions of the world.

Many of these diseases strike tropical regions or developing countries with particular virulence, others are found in temperate or developed areas, and still other microbes and Cited by: CDC, Emerging Infectious Diseases journal articles present leading scientific research in epidemiology of and information in infectious diseases.

Explore letters, research articles, policy, historical reviews, dispatches. Vol Number 5—May - Emerging Infectious Diseases journal - CDC.

Buruli ulcer is a neglected emerging infectious disease that results in a slowly progressive, destructive infection of soft tissue. It is a result of infection with Mycobacterium ulcerans. Cases have been reported in more than 30 countries with the main burden of disease occurring in West and sub-Saharan Africa.

With contributions by a multidisciplinary team of nurses, physicians, and infectious disease specialists, the book includes material on the most recent and important new emerging infectious diseases:Avian influenza and SARSIssues of demographics and microbial resistanceSpecial topics, including bioterrorismBehavioral and cultural 5/5(2).

Infectious diarrheal diseases are an important cause of morbidity and mortality in childhood. This chapter covers acute and chronic diarrheal syndromes, as well as a range of illnesses that affect the mouth, esophagus, stomach, hepatobiliary, and pancreatic systems; small and large bowel; and rectum and anus.

Emerging Infectious Diseases is a peer-reviewed journal established expressly to promote the recognition of new and reemerging infectious diseases around the world and improve the understanding of factors involved in disease emergence, prevention, and elimination.

The journal is fully electronic and open access. Articles are published online throughout the month. Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics of North America E-Book Alimuddin Zumla Nov   "Bats and Viruses: A New Frontier of Emerging Infectious Diseases is a well-written book that will serve as an excellent reference for scientists studying bats and their related emerging infectious viral diseases This book consists of 14 chapters that discuss a range of important topics including bat biology and physiology, bat viruses and.

Factors in the emergence of infectious diseases --The conquest of infectious disease --AIDS and the end of the golden age of medicine --Modernity, globalisation and emerging infectious diseases --Mad cows, modern plagues and superbugs --Dirt, germs and the immune system --The bioterrorism myth --EID, security and global poverty.

Responsibility. Emerging Infectious Diseases: Clinical Case Studies, Second Edition, Volume Three, is an easy-to-use, extraordinarily informative text that belongs on every clinician’s shelf. The book elegantly synthesizes the clinical, microbiologic and epidemiologic information that is critical for patient diagnosis and for use in recognizing and mitigating Edition: 2.

Key Terms. emerging infectious disease: An emerging infectious disease (EID) is an infectious disease with an incidence rate that has increased in the past 20 years and could increase in the near ng infections account for at least 12% of all human pathogens.

pathogens: A pathogen or infectious agent (colloquially known as a germ) is a microorganism. Emerging Infectious Diseases Emerging Infectious Diseases is a peer-reviewed journal tracking and analyzing disease trends.

Search Results 1 - 20 of Book Review () Brazil () Case-Control Studies () Cattle () Child () Child, Preschool (). "In Emerging Infectious Diseases and Society, Peter Washer tells a very simple yet effective story of how emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases have plagued society throughout the ages [ ] The simple use of language combined with the logical flow of information in this book makes it an interesting read for specialists and the public Author: P.

Washer. New emerging diseases, new diagnostic modalities for resource-poor settings, new vaccine schedules. all significant, recent developments in the fast-changing field of tropical 's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Diseases, 10th Edition, keeps you up to date with everything from infectious diseases and environmental issues through Format: Book.

To ask other readers questions about Emerging Infectious Diseases, please sign up. Be the first to ask a question about Emerging Infectious Diseases Lists with This Book/5. Laurie Garrett's book The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance is nearly 20 years old but it offers very interesting background information about the first round of Ebola in Africa, plus important discussion of how diseases develop and spread/5.

This second edition of Emerging Infectious Diseases: Trends and Issues, edited by F.R. Lashley and J.D. Durham, appearing 5 years after the first edition, has added several important diseases such as severe acute respiratory syndrome, avian influenza, and monkeypox.

The authors also have updated the chapters included in the first by: 8. Among the infectious diseases throughout the world, the baseline matrix of infectious diseases constitutes an ongoing threat.

Other diseases that occur intermittently, some as little blips on the radar screen and some as major public health issues. At some point in time, the matrix diseases have all been emerging diseases.

Purchase Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 1 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN. Approximately 75% of emerging infectious diseases are zoonoses, and the rate of emergence of zoonotic diseases is on the rise. Bats are being increasingly recognised as an important reservoir of zoonotic viruses of different families, including SARS coronavirus, Nipah virus, Hendra virus and Ebola virus.

Understanding bats role in emerging zoonotic diseases is crucial to this .Emerging Infectious Diseases and Society - Ebook written by P. Washer. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Emerging Infectious Diseases and : P.

Washer. About this book Infectious disease pandemics are a rising threat in our globalizing world. This agenda-setting collection provides international analysis of the pressing sociological concerns they confront us with, from cross-border coordination of public health governance to geopolitical issues of development and social equity.