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Main Title Encyclopedia of Parasitology [electronic resource] /
Author Mehlhorn, Heinz.
Publisher Springer Berlin Heidelberg,
Year Published 2008
Call Number QR46
ISBN 9783540489962
Subjects Medicine ; Microbiology ; Medical parasitology ; Dermatology ; Gastroenterology ; Clinical medicine ; Zoology
Internet Access
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Edition Third Edition.
Collation XIX, 1573p. 900 illus.. eReference. In 2 volumes, not available separately. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
Knowledge in the field of parasitology must be kept at a high level and up to date in order to fight a parasitosis as quickly and effectively as possible. The third edition of the "Encyclopedia of Parasitology" contributes to these goals in several ways: the number of entries has been increased by about 30%, the content has been even more improved by adding more tables and figures. The extensive linking between definitions and essays facilitates information within a minimum of time. More than 40 international contributors, who are well known specialists in their fields, give a comprehensive review of all parasites and therapeutic strategies in veterinarian and human parasitology. The third edition is now presented as two volumes in A-Z format and additionally in an electronic online version.