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CDC health information for international travel 2012 : the yellow book

Author: Gary W Brunette; Center for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mosby, c 2012.
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Health risks are dynamic and ever-changing, both at home and while traveling abroad. To stay abreast of the most up-to-date health recommendations, for decades health care professionals and travelers have relied on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's user-friendly Health Information for International Travel (commonly referred to as the ""Yellow Book"") as a trusted reference. Updated biennially by a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary W Brunette; Center for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
ISBN: 9780199769018 019976901X
OCLC Number: 726938491
Description: xxi, 620 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: CHAPTER 1-INTRODUCTION ; CHAPTER 2-THE PRE-TRAVEL CONSULTATION ; CHAPTER 3- INFECTIOUS DISEASES RELATED TO TRAVEL ; CHAPTER 4-SELECT DESTINATIONS AND TRAVEL ITINERARIES ; CHAPTER 5- POST TRAVEL ; CHAPTER 6-CONVEYANCE AND TRANSPORTATION ISSUES ; CHAPTER 7-INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL WITH INFANTS AND CHILDREN ; CHAPTER 8-ADVISING TRAVELERS WITH SPECIFIC NEEDS ; CHAPTER 9-HEALTH CONSIDERATIONS FOR NEWLY ARRIVED IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES ; APPENDICES ; 153 APPENDIX A: PROMOTION OF QUALITY IN THE PRACTICE OF TRAVEL MEDICINE ; 154 APPENDIX B: ESSENTIAL ELECTRONIC RESOURCES FOR THE TRAVEL MEDICINE PRACTITIONER ; 155 APPENDIX C: TRAVEL VACCINE SUMMARY TABLE ; 156 APPENDIX D: HEALTHMAP
Other Titles: Centers for Disease Control health information for international travel 2012
Health information for international travel 2012
Yellow book
Responsibility: edited by Gary W. Brunette [and others].
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This publication from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention contains a global rundown of disease and immunization advice and other health guidance, including risks in particular countries.  Read more...

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