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|Main Title||Quantitative microbial risk assessment /|
|Author||Haas, Charles N.|
|ISBN||0471183970 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780471183976 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|Subjects||Communicable diseases--Epidemiology--Methodology. ; Health risk assessment. ; Infection--Mathematical models. ; Environmental health--Mathematical models. ; Communicable Diseases--transmission. ; Risk Assessment. ; Environmental Health. ; Epidemiologic Methods. ; Health Status Indicators. ; Models, Theoretical. ; Doenðcas transmissâiveis (epidemiologia) ; Mediðcäao de risco. ; Modelos matemâaticos. ; Saâude ambiental. ; Mâetodos epidemiolâogicos.|
|Collation||x, 449 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A book whose time has come, Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment equips environmental and public health professionals with the knowledge and skills they need to comply with the rapidly growing demand for quantitative risk testing of infectious agents. Authored by an interdisciplinary team of experts from the fields of environmental engineering, marine science, and soil and water science, this is the first comprehensive guide to state-of-the-art quantitative microbial risk assessment methods. Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment is an important working resource for professionals in the fields of environmental health, environmental engineering, public health, and microbiology. It is also an excellent graduate-level text for students of those disciplines.