Handbook of Viral and Rickettsial Hemorrhagic Fevers: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Handbook of Viral and Rickettsial Hemorrhagic Fevers

1st Edition

Edited by James H.S. Gear

CRC Press

274 pages

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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.

About the Editor

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.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology