Infectious Diseases: In Context, 2nd Edition

  • Volume 2
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  • ISBN-10: 1410381315
  • ISBN-13: 9781410381316
  • DDC: 616.9
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - College Senior
  • 1200 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2008
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

A comprehensive guide to the increasingly important topic of emerging and threatening diseases, particularly their relationships to world health issues, current events, and political.

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Table of Contents

Advisors and Contributors.
Introduction.
A Special Introduction.
About the Set.
About the Book.
Organization of the Encyclopedia.
Using Primary Sources.
Glossary.
Chronology.
AIDS.
AIDS: Origin of the Modern Pandemic .
Airborne Precautions.
Alveolar Echinococcosis .
Amebiasis.
Anellovirus.
Angiostrongyliasis.
Animal Importation.
Anisakiasis.
Anthrax .
Antibacterial Drugs.
Antibiotic Resistance.
Antibody And Antigen.
Antimicrobial Soaps.
Antiviral Drugs.
Arthropod-borne Disease.
Asilomar Conference of 1975.
Aspergillosis .
Avian Influenza.
B virus (Cercopithecine herpesvirus 1) Infection.
Babesiosis (Babesia Infection).
Bacterial Disease.
Bacterial Memingitis.
Balantidiasis.
Baylisascaris infection.
Bilharzia (Schistosomiasis) .
Biological Weapons Convention.
Bioterrorism.
Blastomycosis .
Blood Supply And Infectious Disease .
Bloodborne Pathogens.
Body lice (Pediculosis).
Botulism.
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy ("Mad Cow" Disease).
Brucellosis.
Burkholderia.
Buruli (Bairnsdale) Ulcer.
Campylobacter Infection .
Cancer And Infectious Disease.
Candidiasis .
Cat Scratch Disease .
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Chagas Disease .
Chickungunya.
Childhood Associated Infectious Diseases.
Chlamydia Infection.
Chlamydia Pneumoniae.
Cholera.
Climate Change And Infectious Disease.
Clostridium Difficile Infection.
CMV (Cytomegalovirus) Infection.
Coccidioidomycosis .
Cohorted Communities and Infectious Disease (Dormitories, Prisons, Nursing Homes).
Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex 1 infection).
Colds (Rhinitis).
Contact Lenses and Fusarium Keratitis *.
Contact Precautions.
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease-nv.
Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever.
Cryptococcus neoformans infection.
Cryptosporidiosis .
Culture and Sensitivity.
Cyclosporiasis .
Demographics and Infectious Disease .
Dengue/ dengue hemorrhagic fever.
Developing Nations and Drug Delivery .
Diptheria.
Disinfection.
Dracunculiasis.
Droplet Precautions.
Dysentery.
Ear infections (Otitis Media) .
Eastern Equine Encephalitis .
Ebola.
Economic development and disease.
Emerging Infectious Diseases .
Encephalitis.
Endemnicity.
Epidemiology.
Epstein-Barr Virus.
Escherichia coli O157: H7 .
Exposed: Scientists Who Risked Disease for Discovery (Carroll and Marshall) .
Fifth Disease.
Filariasis .
Foodborne Disease and Food Safety.
Gastroenteritis (common causes).
Genetic identification of microorganisms.
Genital Herpes (Herpes Simplex 1 infection).
Germ theory of disease.
Giardiasis .
GIDEON.
Glanders (Melioidosis).
Globalization and Infectious Disease.
Gonorrhea .
Group A streptococcal infection.
Group B Streptococcal Infection.
H5N1 virus.
Haemophilus influenzae .
Hemorrhaghic Fevers.
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease .
Handwashing.
Hantavirus .
Helicobacter pylori .
Helminth Disease.
Hepatitis A.
Hepatitis B.
Hepatitis C.
Hepatitis D.
Hepatitis E.
Histoplasmosis.
HIV.
Hookworm (Ancylostoma) Infection .
Host and Vector.
Hot Tub Rash (Pseudomonas aeruginosa Dermatitis) ".
HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Infection .
Immigration and Infectious Disease.
Immune Response to Infection.
Immune system.
Immunization and Vaccination.
Impetigo.
Infection Control and Aspesis.
Infectious Disease Profesional Literature.
Influenza.
Influenza epidemic of 1918.
Influenza, Tracking Seasonal Influences and Virus Mutation.
Influenza: The 1957 Asian Flu Pandemic.
International Health Regulations.
Isolation and Quarantine.
Japanese encephalitis.
Kawasaki Syndrome.
Koch's postulates.
Kuru.
Land utilization and disease.
Lassa Fever.
Legionellosis (Legionnaire's Disease).
Legislation and International Law Related To Infectious Disease.
Leishmaniasis.
Leprosy (Hansen’s Disease).
Leptospirosis.
Listeriosis.
Liver Fluke Infections.
Lung Fluke (Paragonimus ) Infection.
Lyme Disease.
M.A.S.T.E.R. (Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Educational Resources).
Malaria.
Mapping.
Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever .
Marine Toxins.
Measles (Rubeola).
Media Reporting and Public Perceptions of Infectious Disease.
Medical Privacy and Infectious Disease.
Medicins Sans Frontiers and Other NGOs Fighting Infectious Disease.
Meningiococcal Meningitis.
Microbial evolution .
Microbial genetics.
Microorganisms .
Microscope and microscopy.
Monkeypox .
Mononucleosis .
Mosquito-borne diseases.
MRSA.
Mumps.
Mycotic Disease.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Necrotizing fasciitis (“Flesh-Eating” Bacteria).
Nipah Virus Encephalitis.
Nocardiosis.
Norovirus Infection .
Nosocomial Infections.
Opportunistic Infection.
Outbreak: Tracking and Investigating.
Outbreaks: Field Level Response.
Pandemic Preparedness.
Parasitic Disease.
Personal Protective Equipment.
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis).
Pinworm (Enterobius vermicularis ) Infection.
Plague.
Plagues in Modern History.
Plagues in the Ancient and Medieval eras.
Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia.
Pneumonia.
Polio (Poliomyelitis).
Polio Eradication Campaign.
Ports and Importation of Disease.
Prion Disease.
Psittacosis .
Public Health and Infectious Disease.
Puperal Fever.
ProMed Mail.
Q Fever.
Rabies.
Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Infectious Diseases .
Rat-bite fever .
Re-emerging Infectious Diseases.
Relapsing Fever.
Reportable Diseases .
Research in Infectious Disease.
Resistant Organisms.
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV).
Retroviruses.
Rickettsial Disease .
Rift Valley Fever.
Ringworm .
River Blindness (Onchocerciasis ).
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever .
Rotavirus Infection .
Roundworm (Ascariasis) infection.
Rubella.
Salmonellosis (Salmonella Infection) .
Sanitation.
SARS.
Scabies.
Scarlet fever.
Sexually Transmitted Disease.
Shigellosis .
Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Infection .
Smallpox.
Smallpox Eradication And Storage.
Sporotrichosis .
St. Louis Encephalitis .
Standard Precautions.
Staphylococcus aureus infections.
Sterilization.
Strep throat.
Strongyloidiasis.
Surviellance of Infectious Disease .
Swimmer’s Ear and Swimmer's Iitch (Cercarial Dermatitis).
Syphillis .
Taeniasis (Taenia Infection).
Tapeworm (Hymenolepis) Infection.
Tetanus.
Toxic shock.
Toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma Infection).
Trachoma .
Travel and infrectious disease.
Trichinellosis (Trichinella Infection) .
Trichomonas infection.
Trichuriasis.
Tropical Infectious Diseases.
Trypanosomiasis (African D206Sleeping Sickness)+D32.
Tuberculosis.
Tularemia.
Typhoid fever.
Typhus.
Undulant fever.
United Nations Millennium Goals and Infectious Disease .
Urinary Tract Infection.
USAMRIID.
Vaccines and vaccine development.
Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci.
Chickenpox (Varicella).
Vector-borne Disease.
Viral Disease.
Viral genetics.
Viral Meningitis.
Virus Hunters.
War and Infectious Disease.
Waterborne Disease.
Weather Patterns and Infectious Disease.
West Nile .
Whipworm .
Whooping Cough (Pertussis).
Women, Minorities, and Infectious disease.
World Health Organization (WHO).
World Trade and Infectious Disease *.
Yellow fever.
Yersiniosis.
Zika.
Zoonosis.
Yaws.
Chronology.
Index.