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Main Title Microbial threats to health : emergence, detection, and response /
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Author Title of a Work
Smolinski, Mark S.
Hamburg, Margaret A.
Lederberg, Joshua.
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52091970
ISBN 030908864X; 9780309088640; 0309507308; 9780309507301
Subjects Communicable diseases--United States ; Public health--United States ; Microbiologie ; Detectie ; Immuunreacties ; Communicable Diseases, Emerging--prevention & control--https://idnlmnihgov/mesh/D021821Q000517 ; Communicable Diseases, Emerging--epidemiology--https://idnlmnihgov/mesh/D021821Q000453 ; Communicable Disease Control--https://idnlmnihgov/mesh/D003140
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National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/catalog/10636.html
National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/books/030908864X/html/
http://books.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=10636&page=R1
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK221486/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK221486/
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EKAM  RA643.5.M53 2003 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 06/16/2021
Collation xxviii, 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes 1 INTRODUCTION -- 2 SPECTRUM OF MICROBIAL THREATS -- The Global Burden of AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, 25 -- Emerging Infectious Diseases, 32 -- Antimicrobial-Resistant Infections, 32 -- Chronic Diseases with Infectious Etiology, 41 -- Microbes Intentionally Used for Harm, 46 -- 3 FACTORS IN EMERGENCE -- Microbial Adaptation and Change, 53 -- Human Susceptibility to Infection, 60 -- Climate and Weather, 64 -- Changing Ecosystems, 67 -- Economic Development and Land Use, 75 -- Human Demographics and Behavior, 78 -- Technology and Industry, 88 -- International Travel and Commerce, 97 -- Breakdown of Public Health Measures, 107 -- Poverty and Social Inequality, 121 -- War and Famine, 125 -- Lack of Political Will, 127 -- Intent to Harm, 130 -- A Case in Point: Influenza-We Are Unprepared, 136 -- 4 ADDRESSING THE THREATS: CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS -- Enhancing Global Response Capacity, 149 -- Improving Global Infectious Disease Surveillance, 154 -- Rebuilding Domestic Public Health Capacity, 159 -- Improving Domestic Surveillance Through Better Disease Reporting, 163 -- Exploring Innovative Systems of Surveillance, 170 -- Developing and Using Diagnostics, 174 -- Educating and Training the Microbial Threat Workforce, 181 -- Vaccine Development and Production, 184 -- Need for New Antimicrobial Drugs, 190 -- Inappropriate Use of Antimicrobials, 204 -- Vector-borne and Zoonotic Disease Control, 209 -- Comprehensive Infectious Disease Research Agenda, 220 -- Interdisciplinary Infectious Disease Centers, 222.
Place Published Washington, DC
Corporate Au Added Ent Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Emerging Microbial Threats to Health in the 21st Century.
PUB Date Free Form ©2003
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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LCCN 2003008754
Merged OCLC records 53300954; 245540083; 779690426; 779887195; 852731677; 1200991088; 1201867019
OCLC Time Stamp 20210611044457
Language eng
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Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 05025cam 22007934a 45010