Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases

Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases

eBook - 1998
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Baker & Taylor
Provides a guide and reference to a wide variety of infectious diseases and their causes, the drugs used to treat them, home disinfection, health organizations, and infectious disease related Web sites

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Contains 600-plus entries discussing infectious diseases and agents, symptoms, prevention, drug treatments and therapies. The entries are written in jargon-free language for the layperson. Entries on major diseases include sections on cause, symptoms, history, diagnosis, treatment, complications, and prevention. Six appendices cover drugs, tips on disinfecting the home, health organizations' addresses and phone numbers, disease hot lines, relevant journals, and disease-related web sites. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Facts on File, c1998
ISBN: 9780585040868
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xii, 370 p.)
Additional Contributors: Ashby, Bonnie


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