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Main Title Waterborne zoonoses : identification, causes, and control /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Cotruvo, Joseph A.
Publisher IWA Pub.,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56759732
ISBN 9781843390589; 1843390582; 9789241562737; 9241562730
Subjects Zoonoses--Congresses ; Waterborne infection--Congresses ; Water--Microbiology--Congresses ; Zoonoses--etiology ; Communicable Diseases, Emerging--etiology ; Disease Reservoirs ; Disease Transmission, Infectious--prevention & control ; Water Supply ; Water--parasitology ; waterborne diseases ; identification ; disease control ; Zoèonosen ; Aquatische organismen ; Eau ; Infection d'origine hydrique ; Microbiologie ; Zoonoses--etiology--Congresses ; Communicable Diseases, Emerging--etiology--Congresses ; Disease Reservoirs--Congresses ; Disease Transmission, Infectious--prevention & control--Congresses ; Water--parasitology--Congresses ; Water Supply--Congresses ; Disease Transmission--prevention & control--Congresses ; Eau--Microbiologie ; Zoonoses--Epidemiologie ; Zoonoses--Prevention ; Zo onosen--gtt ; Aquatische organismen--gtt
Internet Access
Description Access URL
University of Alberta Access
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELAM  RA642.W3W384 2004 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 03/23/2011
ELBM  RA642.W3W384 2004 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/14/2006
Collation xvii, 506 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Developed from a workshop. Published on behalf of the World Health Organization. "World Health Organization ; United States Environmental Protection Agency." Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Expert consensus : expert meeting group report -- Emerging zoonotic diseases and water -- What are the criteria for determining whether a disease is zoonotic and water related? -- Impacts of anthropogenic and environmental factors on the distribution of zoonoses -- The control envelope and risk management -- Tropical organisms in Asia/Africa/South America -- Incidence of the major zoonotic diseases transmitted by water in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean -- Waterborne outbreaks caused by zoonotic pathogens in the USA -- Symptoms, treatments, and health consequences of waterborne zoonotic diseases -- Epidemiological studies and surveillance -- Zoonoses in Scotland -- food, water, or contact? -- Potential public health risk of Campylobacter and other zoonotic waterborne infections in New Zealand. Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli and other diarrhoeagenic E. coli -- Salmonella and other enteric organisms -- Prospects of waterborne viral zoonoses -- Waterborne zoonotic protozoa -- Cyclosporiasis -- Major helminth zoonoses in water -- Human fascioliasis -- Leptospirosis and other potential zoonoses in water -- Managing risk of waterborne zoonotic disease through water quality surveillance -- Faecal source identification -- Rapid methods for the detection and enumeration of microorganisms in water -- Control of zoonotic waterborne pathogens in animal reservoirs -- Control of zoonotic pathogens in animal wastes -- Control of zoonotic diseases in drinking-water -- A regulatory perspective on zoonotic pathogens in water -- The Stockholm framework for guidelines for microbial contaminants in drinking-water -- Quantitative microbial risk assessment issues -- Waterborne zoonoses : emerging pathogens and emerging patterns of infection. Provides a critical and balanced assessment of current knowledge about waterborne zoonoses and identifies strategies and research needs for anticipating and controlling future emerging water-related diseases.