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SARS unmasked : risk communication of pandemics and influenza in Canada

Author: Michael G Tyshenko; Cathy Paterson; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2010
Series: McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services studies in the history of medicine, health, and society, 34.
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Will Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) or another pandemic influenza reoccur and, if it does, have we learned how to manage pandemics more effectively? This book offers answers to this and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael G Tyshenko; Cathy Paterson; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
ISBN: 9780773576858 0773576851
OCLC Number: 713186386
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 451 p.)
Contents: Part one: SARS in Canada. SARS timeline : what happened when in Canada --
Emergency room culture and dealing with SARS --
Properties of coronaviruses and factors contributing to SARS transmission --
The SARS experience --
The social amplification of rish and SARS as a risk issue --
The stigma of SARS and its effect on people and places --
The need for sex- and gender-sensitive supports for healthcare workers during infectious disease outbreaks --
SARS hospitals and infectious disease response --
Public SARS reports : recommendations from expert panels --
Part two: Risk Communication and pandemic disease. Risk communication of SARS in Canada --
SARS and risk communication in other affected countries --
Avian influenza --
Emergancy preparedness for future pandemics : lessons from SARS.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services studies in the history of medicine, health, and society, 34.
Responsibility: Michael G. Tyshenko ; with assistance from Cathy Paterson.
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"Tyshenko's qualifications as a scientist, coupled with the voice of a frontline nurse, give this work a very special character. Written in an accessible style, with solid scientific grounding, SARS Read more...

 
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