Infectious diseases sourcebook : basic consumer health information about non-contagious bacterial, viral, prion, fungal, and parasitic diseases spread by food and water, insects and animals, or environmental contact, including botulism, E. coli, encephalitis, Legionnaires' disease, Lyme disease, malaria, plague, rabies, salmonella, tetanus, and others, and facts about newly emerging diseases, such as hantavirus, mad cow disease, monkeypox, and West Nile virus, along with information about preventing disease transmission, the threat of bioterrorism, and current research initiatives, with a glossary and directory of resources for more information /

"This book provides information about non-contagious infectious diseases that can be spread through contaminated food and drinking water, by insects and animals, or by contact with microorganisms in the environment. These include botulism, E. coli, various forms of encephalitis, hantavirus, Leg...

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Other Authors: Bellenir, Karen.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2004.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Health reference series (Unnumbered)
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Robert Morris University

Location: DuPage Stacks

Call Number: 616.9 Inf
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