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Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases in BRI Countries

Editors: Yang, Weizhong (Ed.)

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  • Assesses the risk of 21 major infectious diseases in BRI Countries
  • Highlights infectious diseases as an important public health security problem globally
  • Compiles recent disease control and prevention experience
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About this book

This book systematically assesses the risk of 21 major infectious diseases threatening BRI countries. It consists of 14 chapters. Chapter 1 is an overview. Chapter 2 introduces the history of health cooperation between China and other BRI countries. Chapters 3-14 introduce the prevalence of major infectious diseases threatening BRI countries such as cholera, vaccine preventable diseases (polio, measles, meningitis, Japanese encephalitis, diphtheria, hepatitis A), tuberculosis, influenza, and insect-borne diseases (Dengue fever, Zika virus disease, yellow fever, Chikungunya, Rift Valley fever), plague, malaria, Ebola virus disease, MERS, schistosomiasis, COVID-19 and AIDS, and  risk factors, principles and cases of their prevention and control.                     

It is a useful reference book in the research of infectious disease control and prevention, and provides historical experience and lessons learned. It also provides decision support for international cooperation among BRI countries in the field of epidemic prevention and control in the future.

About the authors

Professor Weizhong Yang, is Vice President of Chinese Preventive Medicine AssociationExecutive Dean of School of Population Medicine and Public Health, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College and Vice President of the UN Consultative Committee on Life Science and Human Health (CCLH), China Association of Science and Technology (CAST).

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

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eBook 85,59 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-336-958-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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Hardcover 99,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-336-957-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases in BRI Countries
Editors
  • Weizhong Yang
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
People's Medical Publishing House, PR of China
eBook ISBN
978-981-336-958-0
DOI
10.1007/978-981-33-6958-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-336-957-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 188
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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