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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Control of communicable diseases manual.|
|Publisher||American Public Health Association,|
|ISBN||0875530346; 9780875530345; 0875530354; 9780875530352|
|Subjects||Communicable diseases. ; Communicable Disease Control. ; Lutte contre les maladies. ; Maladies infectieuses. ; Répertoires. ; Infectieziekten. ; Preventie.|
|Edition||18th ed. /|
|Collation||xxxiv, 700 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm|
Includes index. "An official report of the American Public Health Association."
Addresses concerns about the impact of communicable diseases around the globe as communicable diseases, new and unknown, continue to thrive, kill, maim and surprise the masses. Among the diseases addressed in the new edition is Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). Each listing in this easy to read, easy to understand manual includes identification, infectious agent, occurrence, mode of transmission, incubation period, susceptibility and resistance, and methods of control that are not limited to but include prevention and epidemic control measures.