Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century

Challenges in Infectious Diseases

Editors: Fong, I.W. (Ed.)

  • Features cutting-edge research
  • Explores current demands as well as pending challenges of infectious disease outbreaks
  • Provides state-of-the-art reviews on epidemiology, biology, clinical aspects, prevention, current approaches to control and prevention such as new vaccines
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This next volume in the series will provide up to date Information and discussion on future approach to control several challenging Infectious Disease worldwide. The past decade has been highlighted by numerous advances in research of medical scientific knowledge. medical technology and the biological and diagnostic techniques-but somewhat less dramatic changes or improvement in management of medical conditions. This volume will address some of the emerging issues, challenges, and controversies in Infectious Diseases.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • HIV Epidemic

    Vermund, Sten H.

    Pages 3-46

  • Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria: The Emerging Crisis

    Livorsi, Daniel (et al.)

    Pages 47-88

  • Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: A Global Challenge

    Fong, Ignatius W.

    Pages 89-119

  • Urbanization and Infectious Diseases: General Principles, Historical Perspectives, and Contemporary Challenges

    Reyes, Raquel (et al.)

    Pages 123-146

  • Challenges in Enteric Epidemics: Barometers of Inadequate Water and Sanitation

    Bartelt, Luther A. (et al.)

    Pages 147-202

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Challenges in Infectious Diseases
Editors
  • I.W. Fong
Series Title
Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-4496-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-4496-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-4495-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-9995-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 320
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