Tuberculosis Control in Migrating Population

Editors: Yu, Weiye, Lu, Pu-Xuan, Tan, Weiguo (Eds.)

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  • Focuses on tuberculosis prevention and control in migrating population
  • Introduces innovative technologies in tuberculosis control
  • Written by experts with extensive experience in the field
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With the rapid development of economy and international communication, world population mobility increase significantly. As migrating population is one of vulnerable populations to infectious diseases, strengthening monitoring system and intervention approaches will be a key factor in controlling the spread of infectious diseases. This book is intended to provide valuable information on creating effective prevention and intervention strategies of tuberculosis, taking Shenzhen, one of typical immigrant cities, as an example. Followed by overview of tuberculosis, the control strategy, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis, drug resistant tuberculosis, and HIV-associated tuberculosis in migrating population is introduced. In addition, application of innovative technologies, for example, internet, molecular biology, and artificial intelligence in tuberculosis control is presented. It will be a useful reference for practitioners in centers for infectious disease control and prevention, hospitals, academic institutions, as well as staff in government agencies and non-government organizations with interests in tuberculosis prevention and control.

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Weiye Yu is a Professor of Department of Tuberculosis, The Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease Control, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. He is the Director of Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease Control. Puxuan Lu is a Professor and Director of Department of Radiology, The Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease Control, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. He is the vice-chairman of Infectious Disease Radiology Specialty Committee of Chinese Society of Radiology, and the author of Springer books: Diagnostic Imaging of Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2015, and Pulmonary Aspergillosis, 2019. Weiguo Tan is a Professor of Department of Tuberculosis, The Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease Control, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tuberculosis Control in Migrating Population
Editors
  • Weiye Yu
  • Pu-Xuan Lu
  • Weiguo Tan
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
People's Medical Publishing House, PR of China
Distribution Rights
Distribution right of print copies in China Mainland: People's Medical Publishing House
eBook ISBN
978-981-329-763-0
DOI
10.1007/978-981-32-9763-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-329-762-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 223
Number of Illustrations
28 b/w illustrations, 26 illustrations in colour
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