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Title New and evolving infections of the 21st century / [edited by] I.W. Fong & Ken Alibek
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2007]
©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 375 pages) : illustrations
Series Emerging infectious diseases of the 21st century
Emerging infectious diseases of the 21st century.
Contents West Nile virus in Americas -- Hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome: a new twist to an established pathogen -- Human ehrlichioses and anaplasmosis -- Cross-species transmission of poxviruses -- The severe acute respiratory syndrome -- Newly identified human herpesviruses: HHV-6, HHV-7, and HHV-8 -- Nipah and Hendra viruses encephalitis -- Enterovirus 71 encephalitis -- Avian influenza viruses and pandemic influenza
Summary Addresses some of the emerging issues and controversies in Infectious Diseases. This volume reviews the research, diagnosis, and treatment of some common infections facing researchers, clinicians and family physicians such as sinusitis, otitis media and asymptomatic bacteriuria
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Communicable diseases.
Infection.
Communicable Diseases.
Hantavirus.
Hendra Virus.
Herpesviridae.
Infection.
Influenza A virus.
Nipah Virus.
Poxviridae.
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome.
West Nile virus.
Form Electronic book
Author Alibek, Ken.
Fong, I. W. (Ignatius W.)
LC no. 2006921352
ISBN 0387326472
0387328300
661072430X
9780387326474
9780387328300
9786610724307