First Published in 1988: There clearly is a need for a comprehensive account of the hemorrhagic fever viruses and the diseases they cause, as well as of the conditions which may simulate them. There is also a need for an account of the methods for their study and prevention. It is trusted that this handbook will help meet this need.
Table of Contents
Cosmopolitan Infections. Mosquito-Borne Diseases. Tick-Borne Diseases. Rodent-Borne Diseases. Unknown Transmission. Rickettsial Diseases. Diagnosis. Prevention and Control.
Dr James H S, Gear, M.B.Ch.B., F.R.C.P. (London), D.P.H., D.T.M and H., is honorary Professor of Tropical Medicine at the University of the Witwatersrand.