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Title Infectious disease epidemiology : theory and practice / [edited by] Kenrad E. Nelson, Carolyn F. Masters Williams
Edition Second edition
Published Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, [2007]


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Description xvi, 1207 pages : illustrations maps ; 26 cm
Contents Early history of infectious disease: epidemiology and control of infectious disease -- Epidemiology of infectious diseases: general principles -- Study design -- Surveillance -- Outbreak epidemiology -- Mathematical modeling: the dynamics of infection -- Geographic information systems -- Microbiology tools for the epidemiologist -- Molecular epidemiology and infectious diseases -- The immune system and host defense against infections -- Vaccines: past, present, and future -- Nutrition and infection -- Emerging and new infectious diseases -- Nosocomial infections -- Epidemiology and prevention of influenza -- Measles -- Global epidemiology of meningococcal infections -- Tuberculosis -- The epidemiology of acute respiratory infections -- Diarrheal diseases -- Human immunodeficiency virus infections and the acquired immune deficiency syndrome -- Viral hepatitis -- Sexually transmitted diseases -- Emerging vector-borne diseases -- Lyme disease -- The epidemiology and control of malaria -- Epidemiology of helminth infections
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Communicable diseases -- Epidemiology.
Communicable Diseases -- epidemiology.
Disease Outbreaks.
Epidemiologic Methods.
Author Nelson, Kenrad E.
Williams, Carolyn Masters.
LC no. 2006005286
ISBN 0763728799