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A Dictionary of Epidemiology

A Dictionary of Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780195141696
Published by: Oxford University Press

Covers various common terms used in epidemiology and many from related fields such as biostatistics, infectious disease control, health promotion, genetics, clinical epidemiology, health economics, and medical ethics. This edition contains many terms relating to methods used in environmental and clinical epidemiology.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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A History of Epidemiologic Methods and Concepts

A History of Epidemiologic Methods and Concepts

ISBN: 9783764368180
Published by: Birkhauser Verlag AG

Methods, just as diseases or scientists, have their own history. This book focuses on the historical emergence of the epidemiological methods and their importance at different points in time, rather than on specific achievements of epidemiology in controlling plagues such as cholera, tuberculosis, malaria, typhoid fever, or lung cancer.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Antisepsis, Disinfection, and Sterilization: Types, Action, and Resistance

Antisepsis, Disinfection, and Sterilization: Types, Action, and Resistance

ISBN: 9781555813925
Published by: ASM Press

Examining the various chemical and physical antisepsis, disinfection, and sterilization methods used for infection prevention and contamination control, this book provides descriptive background material covering the applications and various chemical and physical processes used for microbial control.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Applied Epidemiology: Theory to Practice

Applied Epidemiology: Theory to Practice

ISBN: 9780195187410
Published by: Oxford University Press, USA

Applies traditional epideiologic methods for determining disease etiology to the real-life applications of public health and health services research. This text contains a chapter on the development and use of systematic reviews and one on epidemiology and the law.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis for Epidemiology

Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis for Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780521525800
Published by: Cambridge University Press

In this book the most important techniques available for longitudinal data analysis are discussed. A distinction is made between longitudinal analysis with continuous, dichotomous, and categorical outcome variables. This practical guide is suitable for non-statisticians and researchers working with longitudinal data from epidemiological and clinical studies.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Basic Concepts in Statistics and Epidemiology

Basic Concepts in Statistics and Epidemiology

ISBN: 9781846191244
Published by: Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

Healthcare students, practitioners and researchers need a sound basis for making valid statistical inferences from health data. To make the best use of statistical software, it is necessary to understand how probabilistic inference works. This book explains that, along with the various ways statistical data can be described and presented.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Basic Epidemiology

Basic Epidemiology

ISBN: 9789241547079
Published by: World Health Organization

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Basic Skills in Statistics

Basic Skills in Statistics

ISBN: 9781859591017
Published by: Class Publishing

Statistics can be an intimidating subject for many students and clinicians. This concise text introduces basic concepts that underpin medical statistics and, using everyday clinical examples, highlights the importance of statistical principles to understanding and implementing research findings in routine clinical care.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Basic Statistics and Epidemiology

Basic Statistics and Epidemiology

ISBN: 9781846191961
Published by: Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

A guide in basic statistics emphasises its practical use in epidemiology and public health, providing understanding of topics such as study design, data analysis and statistical methods used in the execution of medical research. This title includes sections on Correlation and Linear Regression, as well as exercises reflecting working life.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Behavioral Interventions for Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted

Behavioral Interventions for Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted

ISBN: 9780387478630
Published by: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Examines the central role of behavioral interventions in combating STDs. This book addresses the complexities and social contexts of human behaviors which spread STDs, the cultural barriers to STD education (ranging from conservative mores to stay out of my bedroom libertarianism), and the sociopolitical nuances surrounding treatment.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Cartographies of Disease

Cartographies of Disease

ISBN: 9781589481206
Published by: Environmental Systems Research Institute Inc.,U.S.

From cholera to AIDS, Dr. Koch introduces you to the people who have created maps of disease - and what motivated them to map these phenomena. He carefully distinguishes the differences between mapmaking and map thinking, making clear through his examination of maps of disease what mapmakers and map readers everywhere should consider: maps shape the way you see the world. Reading Cartographies of Disease will make you think, and make you think more carefully about how you read maps.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Childhood Cancer in Britain: Incidence, Survival and Mortality

Childhood Cancer in Britain: Incidence, Survival and Mortality

ISBN: 9780198520702
Published by: Oxford University Press, USA

This book covers the descriptive epidemiology of childhood cancer in Britain, based on the work of the National Registry of Childhood Tumours, the largest population-based specialist childhood cancer registry in the world. This definitive work is the culmination of decades of epidemiological research, and is essential for anyone involved in paediatric oncology or cancer epidemiology, as well as commissioners, planners, and public health specialists.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Clay's Handbook of Environmental Health

Clay's Handbook of Environmental Health

ISBN: 9780415318082
Published by: Routledge Chapman & Hall

This reference work, for all those involved in environmental health, is now in its 19th edition. Significant changes include those made to chapters on food safety and hygiene, environmental protection, the organisation and management of environmental health in the UK, port health, and waste management.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Clinical Epidemiology

Clinical Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780781745246
Published by: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

This practical and fun-to-read book gives beginning students and seasoned researchers the inside track on today's best methods for clinical-practice and health care research. Emphasizing the principles behind the procedures and using real life examples from their own research, the authors take you behind the scenes to show you how research is really done. You'll find how-to approaches for exposing the pitfalls, pratfalls, and highpoints of designing, funding, completing, and publishing good research.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Clinical Epidemiology

Clinical Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780195305234
Published by: Oxford University Press

Examining the principles and methods of research on the evaluation of factors affecting the outcome of illness, this volume emphasizes diagnostic and therapeutic interventions - the factors most readily modified by health care providers. The author discusses various ways of structuring observations on patient groups and appraises the nature and strength of inferences drawn from those observations. Weiss also demonstrates how the results of this type of research - clinical epidemiologic research - can be inc... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Clinical Epidemiology: The Essentials

Clinical Epidemiology: The Essentials

ISBN: 9780781752152
Published by: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Now in its Fourth Edition, Clinical Epidemiology: The Essentials is a comprehensive, concise, and clinically oriented introduction to the subject of epidemiology. Written by expert educators, this text introduces students to the principles of evidence-based medicine that will help them develop and apply methods of clinical observation in order to form accurate conclusions. The Fourth Edition includes more complete coverage of systematic reviews and knowledge management, as well as other key topics such as a... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Compendium of Health Statistics

Compendium of Health Statistics

ISBN: 9781846192128
Published by: Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

Designed for those interested in the UK health care sector and the NHS. This work contains over 300 tables and charts and provides a range of information on UK health and healthcare, demography, expenditure and major illness. It also includes long time series and comparisons with other economically developed nations.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Compendium of Health Statistics

Compendium of Health Statistics

ISBN: 9781846190025
Published by: Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

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Concepts of Epidemiology

Concepts of Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780192631558
Published by: Oxford University Press

Concepts in Epidemiology explains and illustrates the language, principles, and methods underlying the science of epidemiology, and its applications to policy making, health service planning and health promotion. Illustrated, there are exercises to help readers deepen their understanding, with detailed material captured in tables. Each chapter ends in a summary, and all technical and specialized terminology is explained and defined in a glossary. The book places particular emphasis on integrating the ideas... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Disease Ecology

Disease Ecology

ISBN: 9780198567080
Published by: Oxford University Press

Highlights advances in theoretical and empirical research towards understanding the importance of community structure in the emergence of infectious diseases. This book illustrates aspects of community ecology that influence pathogen transmission rates and disease dynamics in a variety of study systems.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Disinfection, Sterilization and Preservation

Disinfection, Sterilization and Preservation

ISBN: 9780683307405
Published by: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Provides information on methods of disinfection, sterilization, and preservation and their medical, surgical, and public health applications. This book pays attention to infection control problems posed by endoscopes, implants, prostheses, and organ transplantation and to prevention of opportunistic infections in immunocompromised patients.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Environmental Epidemiology

Environmental Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780335218424
Published by: Open University Press

Describes various methods for public health practitioners to enable investigations to be carried out and how findings should be interpreted to ensure that the most appropriate policies are adopted. This book examines: air pollution; clusters of cases of ill-health; radiation and hazardous waste; water and health; and, climate change.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemics Laid Low

Epidemics Laid Low

ISBN: 9780801882951
Published by: Johns Hopkins University Press

Analyzes the history of disease epidemics in Europe since the Middle Ages. This work describes how populations respond to crises of disease and how authorities deal it. It discusses the successes of northern European countries in fighting infectious diseases and emphasizes, by comparison, the failures of the countries in the south.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiological Imagination

Epidemiological Imagination

ISBN: 9780335191000
Published by: Open University Press

Drawing on the choices of contemporary epidemiologists in selecting published papers both old and new, this volume aims to make the classics accessible to teachers and students. It seeks to show that there is a wealth of experience in our public-health past, and as we shape the new public health there is a danger of ignoring lessons from the old.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research

Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research

ISBN: 9780198528487
Published by: Oxford University Press

This book will be of interest to researchers, clinicians, and epidemiologists, to clarify their thinking about life course pathways and the nature of life course evidence. Researchers undertaking life course studies, in health and social science, will learn much from this book about new methods of analysis, both statistical and conceptual.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiology

Epidemiology

ISBN: 9781584884156
Published by: Chapman & Hall/CRC

Building an up-to-date understanding of the methodologies that can be used to shape public health policies, Epidemiology: Study Design and Data Analysis, Second Edition encompasses the study of epidemiology from the observation of associations between risk factors and disease to the use of practical, data-supported analyses. It presents study design commonly used for a wide range of purposes, and covers the spectrum of statistical principles and analytical tools used in epidemiological research, such as tec... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiology and Prevention

Epidemiology and Prevention

ISBN: 9780198530145
Published by: Oxford University Press

Epidemiology involves the study of the occurrence of diseases in global populations. This book summarises the natural history of the major disease groups, to highlight the opportunities for prevention of disease. It includes an online resource centre that hosts the full list of references cited in the book.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine

Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine

ISBN: 9780443057045
Published by: Elsevier Health Sciences

Covers four strands of the courses taught to medical undergraduates under the terms of epidemiology and public health - namely mainstream epidemiology, critical appraisal of medical evidence or evidence based medicine, population based issues such as communicable disease and environmental hazard, and the provision of health care.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiology in Country Practice

Epidemiology in Country Practice

ISBN: 9780850840971
Published by: Royal College of General Practitioners

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Epidemiology Kept Simple

Epidemiology Kept Simple

ISBN: 9780471400288
Published by: John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Arranged to facilitate use and highlight key concepts, this text also includes many practical exercises, case studies, and real world applications.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Epidemiology of Drug Abuse

Epidemiology of Drug Abuse

ISBN: 9780387244150
Published by: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Epidemiology of Drug Abuse takes the long view, cogently outlining what the book calls the natural history of drug abuse and redefining its complex phenomena to reflect our present-day knowledge. Twenty-six eminent contributors discuss the state and future of the field, balancing the practical concerns involved in gathering drug abuse data with the ethics of using the information.With this multifaceted approach to the subject, Epidemiology of Drug Abuse provides researchers and educators with a referen... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Essential Epidemiology

Essential Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780521546614
Published by: Cambridge University Press

This is an accessible, easily readable and modern introduction to epidemiology for students of medicine and public health. It aims to give health professionals a good understanding of the methods and potential problems underlying epidemiological data and reports, but also provides a thorough introduction for would-be epidemiologists. The 'nuts and bolts' of epidemiology are embedded in the wider health perspective, and the concluding chapter explores future possibilities and emphasises the integration of th... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine

Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine

ISBN: 9780781728980
Published by: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Provides comprehensive, clinically relevant information on the field of aerospace medicine. This book addresses various medical and public health issues involved in the care of crews, passengers, and support personnel of aircraft and space vehicles. It covers the physiology of the human body under flight conditions.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors

Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors

ISBN: 9780821362624
Published by: World Bank Publications

The Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors is a culmination of the 1990 initiative and represents the end of the beginning of global disease burden assessments. It provides a single up-to-date source with a comprehensive statement of methods and a complete presentation of results. It also presents an examination of the uncertainty in the GBD estimates, and their sensitivity to variations in certain value parameters, and the inclusion of stillbirths. The growing and widespread use of disease burden concep... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Global Mapping of Infectious Diseases

Global Mapping of Infectious Diseases

ISBN: 9780120317646
Published by: Elsevier Science & Technology

Containing reviews in various areas of interest in contemporary parasitology, this volume is an outline of global environmental and global population data including scripts for predicting disease distributions. It discusses practical applications of techniques to the study of parasitic and infectious diseases. It also includes a DVD.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Guide to Health Informatics

Guide to Health Informatics

ISBN: 9780340764251
Published by: Hodder Arnold

Presents an overview of the basic concepts of information and communication technologies in healthcare. This book covers the complexities and implications of the increasing use of information technology in healthcare. It also explores the basic principles of informatics that govern clinical decisions and behaviour.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Handbook of Topical Antimicrobials: Industrial Applications in Consumer Products and Pharmaceuticals

Handbook of Topical Antimicrobials: Industrial Applications in Consumer Products and Pharmaceuticals

ISBN: 9780824707880
Published by: CRC

This reference explores the properties, performance, and classification of topical antimicrobial compounds - examining the latest laboratory techniques and FDA and industry perspectives on medical, food service, and consumer product applications.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Health Status Measurement

Health Status Measurement

ISBN: 9781857752281
Published by: Radcliffe Publishing Ltd

This introduction to the principles and methods of patient-assessed outcomes research explains how to construct and use patient questionnaires. It also describes the ways measurement criteria are constructed, tested and applied.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Human Frontiers, Environments and Disease

Human Frontiers, Environments and Disease

ISBN: 9780521004947
Published by: Cambridge University Press

This account charts the relentless trajectory of humankind and its changing survival patterns across time and landscape, from when our ancestors roamed the African savannah to today's populous, industrialised, globalising world. This expansion of human frontiers - geographic, climatic, cultural and technological - has entailed many setbacks from disease, famine and depleted resources. The changes in human ecology due to agrarianism, industrialisation, fertility control, social modernisation, urbanisation an... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Imagining Contagion in Early Modern Europe

Imagining Contagion in Early Modern Europe

ISBN: 9781403939265
Published by: Palgrave Macmillan

In this volume, specialists in social and cultural history, early modern literature, philosophy and art history come together to explore the intersection between the material and the metaphorical at a time when emerging scientific discovery coexisted with traditional beliefs. An examination of the evolving knowledge, fears and desires of the fifteenth to eighteenth centuries can help us reflect on the 21st-century preoccupation with contagious diseases such as avian influenza, SARS, West Nile virus, Norwalk... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Inescapable Ecologies

Inescapable Ecologies

ISBN: 9780520248878
Published by: University Presses of California, Columbia and Pri

Among the most far-reaching effects of the modern environmental movement, was the widespread acknowledgment that human beings were inescapably part of a larger ecosystem. This work looks at the histories of environment, culture, and public health, while offering a commentary on the human relationship to the larger world.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Infection Control

Infection Control

ISBN: 9781861560537
Published by: John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Examines the science, management and practice of the control of infection. This book discusses the role of the Infection Control Team, outbreak control and policy issues that are required in order to maintain a safe environment. It also reflects the dynamics in health care provision.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Injury Epidemiology

Injury Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780195313840
Published by: Oxford University Press

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Introduction to Epidemiology

Introduction to Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780335218332
Published by: Open University Press

Introduces the key elements of epidemiological methods. This book examines: concepts and applications of epidemiology; population measures of health and disease; descriptive and analytical study designs; intervention studies; risk assessment and preventive strategies; and, surveillance and screening.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Lecture Notes on Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine

Lecture Notes on Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine

ISBN: 9781405106740
Published by: Blackwell Science Ltd

Lecture Notes: Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine new edition, is a core text that covers the basics of epidemiology: preventive medicine, public health, the organization of medical care.Lecture Notes: Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine is aimed at setting the basic medical science into a global and clinical setting. The book will appeal to all medical students and practising doctors who want to make clinical decisions based on sound evidence. Public health nurses may also find this book a usef... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Marek's Disease

Marek's Disease

ISBN: 9780120883790
Published by: Elsevier Science & Technology

Written by international experts in the field, Marek's Disease provides a comprehensive review of Marek's disease (MD), a naturally-occurring avian cancer caused by a herpesvirus, and the disease situation around the world.Marek's Disease will be an invaluable reference for tumour virologists, veterinary researchers, diagnosticians and epidemiologists.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Medical Epidemiology

Medical Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780071416375
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe

Medical Epidemiology illustrates the complementary relationship between population-based science and the care of patients.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Microbial Waterborne Pathogens

Microbial Waterborne Pathogens

ISBN: 9781843390558
Published by: IWA Publishing

This work provides a guide to the microbiological quality and safety of potable water and describes the latest molecular detection techniques. All of the existing and emerging pathogens, including bacteria, viruses, and protozoa, are reviewed, and the epidemiology and characteristics of each organism are discussed in detail. Traditional and new met... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Modeling Infectious Diseases in Humans and Animals

Modeling Infectious Diseases in Humans and Animals

ISBN: 9780691116174
Published by: Princeton University Press

For epidemiologists, evolutionary biologists, and health-care professionals, real-time and predictive modeling of infectious disease is of growing importance. This book provides a timely and comprehensive introduction to the modeling of infectious diseases in humans and animals, focusing on recent developments as well as more traditional approaches.Matt Keeling and Pejman Rohani move from modeling with simple differential equations to more recent, complex models, where spacial structure, seasonal forcin... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Modern Epidemiology

Modern Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780316757805
Published by: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Reflects the conceptual development of this science and the engagement of epidemiologists with a range of public health concerns. This work is comprehensive text on the principles and methods of contemporary epidemiologic research.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Molecular Genetic Epidemiology

Molecular Genetic Epidemiology

ISBN: 9783540413875
Published by: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & C

This volume describes high-throughput approaches to a series of robust, established methodologies in molecular genetic studies of population samples. Chapters have been written by developers or highly experienced end-users concerned with a diverse array of biological applications.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Paediatric Neurology

Paediatric Neurology

ISBN: 9780198569398
Published by: Oxford University Press

This book is an accessible tool for practising and trainee paediatric neurologists. It aids diagnosis and patient management in child neurology, with a rational and efficient approach to assessment, investigation and treatment. It contains important reference material and reflects real life situations.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Principles and Practice of Epidemiology: An Engaged Approach

Principles and Practice of Epidemiology: An Engaged Approach

ISBN: 9780072869392
Published by: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Langua

Using an engaged approach, this resource offers a presentation of the basic mathematical components, ethics, and study design options in epidemiology, with the primary types and sources of error in epidemiologic studies. It covers issues related to solving public health problems, and includes discussions of emerging and re-emerging diseases.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Risk Assessment Methods

Risk Assessment Methods

ISBN: 9780306443824
Published by: Kluwer Academic Publishers Group

A comprehensive reference for risk assessment that brings together all the methods for assessing risk into a common framework, thus demonstrating how the methods relate to one another. An introductory chapter presents generalized definitions, terminology, and concepts needed for a comprehensive understanding of the field of risk assessment. Subsequ... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Assistants

Safety Standards and Infection Control for Dental Assistants

ISBN: 9780766826595
Published by: Delmar Thomson Learning

Reflecting the requirements of the Dental Assisting National Board on Task Analysis, this guide to workplace safety and infection control is intended to help students prepare for the National Infection Control Examination. It covers: microbiology and disease prevention; national guidelines, recommen... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Scared to Death

Scared to Death

ISBN: 9780826486141
Published by: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.

From salmonella in eggs to BSE, from the Millennium Bug to bird 'flu, from DDT to passive smoking, from asbestos to global warming, 'scares' have become one of the most conspicuous and damaging features of our modern world. This book for the first time tells the inside story of each of the major scares of the past two decades, showing how they have followed a remarkably consistent pattern.It analyses the crucial role played in each case by scientists who have misread or manipulated the evidence; by the m... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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State of Immunity

State of Immunity

ISBN: 9780520247499
Published by: University Presses of California, Columbia and Pri

The first comprehensive history of the social and political aspects of vaccination in the United States, State of Immunity tells the story of how vaccination became an accepted public health measure over the course of the twentieth century. One hundred years ago, just a handful of vaccines existed, and only one, for smallpox, was widely used. Today more than two dozen vaccines are in use, fourteen of which are universally recommended for children. This book examines the strategies that health officials have... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Statistical Concepts

Statistical Concepts

ISBN: 9780850842500
Published by: Royal College of General Practitioners

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Statistical Models in Epidemiology

Statistical Models in Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780198522218
Published by: Oxford University Press

Suitable for those with a basic training in biology, this book shows how all statistical analysis of data is based on probability models, and once one understands the model, analysis follows easily. In showing how to use models in epidemiology, it emphasizes the role of likelihood, an approach to statistics which is both simple and satisfying.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Statistics and Epidemiology

Statistics and Epidemiology

ISBN: 9780340925546
Published by: Hodder Education

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The Power of Plagues

The Power of Plagues

ISBN: 9781555813567
Published by: American Society for Microbiology

Despite his deadly subjects, including the various plagues of classical times, the infamous Black Death, tuberculosis, malaria, smallpox, SARS, mad cow disease and a host of other terrors, Sherman (biology emeritus, U. of California, Riverside) keeps the action lively and his analysis accessible as he explains why certain diseases struck certain pe... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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The Social Ecology of Infectious Diseases

The Social Ecology of Infectious Diseases

ISBN: 9780123704665
Published by: Elsevier Science & Technology

Infectious and parasitic diseases cause about one-third of deaths and are the second leading cause of morbidity and mortality. This book explores how human activities enable microbes to disseminate and evolve, thereby creating favorable conditions for the diverse manifestations of communicable diseases.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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Tuberculosis in the United Kingdom

Tuberculosis in the United Kingdom

ISBN: 9781905237531
Published by: Troubador Publishing

Those born in a country with a low birth rate, such as the UK, are likely to have a low rate of infection from tuberculosis, whereas the opposite is the case for those born in a country with a high birth rate. A failure to appreciate this epidemiological factor is the cause of much confusion in the treatment and care of tuberculosis in the United Kingdom.... Read more at Blackwells or Read more at Amazon

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