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Oxford textbook of zoonoses : biology, clinical practice, and public health control

Author: Stephen R Palmer; Oxford University Press,; et al
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Oxford textbooks in public health.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., 1st published in paperbackView all editions and formats
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"Zoonoses are diseases naturally transmissible between vertebrate animals and man including those transmitted by direct contact with infected animals or carcases, by food or water contamination, and by inhalation of infected dust. They are increasingly important in public health issues. Divided into three sections along the lines of bacteriology, parasitology and virology, this book comprehensively provides a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen R Palmer; Oxford University Press,; et al
ISBN: 9780198702115 9780198570028 0198702116 0198570023
OCLC Number: 914509947
Notes: Índice.
Description: XIX, 884 p. : il., fot., mapas, gráf., tablas ; 28 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: --
Part 1: Introduction --
1. The global challenge of zoonoses control, Stephen Palmer --
2. Deliberate release of zoonotic agents, Stephen Palmer --
3. Veterinary and human health surveillance and risk analysis of zoonoses in the UK and Europe, Morgan D., Lysons R. and Kirkbride H. --
4. Health impact assessment and burden of zoonotic diseases, Christine M. Budke, Helene Carabin and Paul R. Torgerson --
5. Antimicrobial resistance: animal use of antibiotics, Lord Soulsby --
Part 2: Bacterial, Chlamydia, and Rickettsial Zoonoses --
6. Anthrax, Les Ballie and Theresa Huwar --
7. Brucellosis, J. Zinsstag, E. Schelling, X. Solera, J.M. Blasco and I. Moriyon --
8. Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) infections, Mohamed A. Karmali and Jan M. Sargeant --
9. Lyme borreliosis, Sue O'Connell --
10. Tick borne rickettsial diseases, Emmanouil Angelakis and Didier Raoult --
11. Flea borne rickettsial diseases, Emmanouil Angelakis and Didier Raoult --
12. Epidemic and murine typhus, Emmanouil Angelakis and Didier Raoult --
13. Scrub typhus, Emmanouil Angelakis and Didier Raoult --
14. Listeriosis, J. McLauchlin --
15. Mycobacterioses, Jakob Zinsstag, Borna Muller and Ivo Pavlik --
16. Campylobacteriosis, A.J. Lawson --
17. Chlamydiosis, Margaret Sillis and David Longbottom --
18. Q fever, Thomas J Marrie --
19a. Other bacterial diseases: Diseases caused by corynebacteria and related organisms, Aruni De Zoysa --
19b. Other bacterial diseases: Anaplasmosis, ehrlichiosis and neorickettsiosis, Richard Birtles --
19c. Other bacterial diseases: Pasteurellosis, Daniel R.H. Thomas --
19d. Other bacterial diseases: Rat-bite fevers, R.L. Salmon --
19e. Other bacterial diseases: Streptococcosis, Marina Morgan --
19f. Other bacterial diseases: Cat-scratch disease, Michel Drancourt --
19g. Other bacterial diseases: Erysipeloid, Robert M. Smith --
19h. Other bacterial diseases: Staphylococcal zoonosis, Susan Dawson --
20. Leptospirosis, Robert M Smith and Wendy J. Zochowski --
21. Yersiniosis and Plague, Michael Prentice --
22. Glanders, Sharon J. Peacock and David A.B. Dance --
23. Salmonellosis, E.J. Threlfall, J. Wain and C. Lane --
24. Tularaemia, Andrew Pearson --
Part 3: Viral Zoonoses --
25. Arenaviruses, Colin R. Howard --
26. Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever, R. Swanepoel and J.T. Paweska --
27. Foot-and-mouth Disease, Vesicular Stomatitis, Newcastle Disease, and Swine Vesicular Disease, Satu Kurkela and David W.G. Brown --
28. Hantaviruses, Antti Vaheri, James N. Mills, Christina F. Spiropoulou, and Brian Hjelle --
29. Herpes B virus (Cercopithecine Herpes 1), David W.G. Brown --
30. Influenza, I H. Brown, D.J. Alexander, N. Phin, and M. Zuckerman --
31. Marburg and Ebola viruses, G. Lloyd --
32. Mosquito-borne arboviruses, E.A. Gould --
33. Poxviruses, Hugh W. Reid and Mark Dagleish --
34. Prion-protein-related diseases of animals and man, James Hope --
35. Rabies and rabies-like viruses, A.C. Banyard and A.R. Fooks --
36. Rift Valley fever, R. Swanepoel and J.T. Paweska --
37. Tick-borne encephalitides, Patricia A. Nuttall --
38. Yellow fever, Thomas P. Monath and J. Erin Staples --
39. Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), Merion Evans and Diana Bell --
40. Zoonotic paramyxoviruses, Paul A. Rota and William J. Bellini --
41. Hepatitis E virus: Animal reservoirs and zoonotic risk, X.J. Meng --
Part 4: Parasitic Zoonoses --
42. African trypanosomosis, W. Gibson --
43. American trypanosomosis (Chagas disease), C.J. Schofield --
44. The Leishmanioses, Marina Gramiccia --
45. Giardia infections, R.C.A. Thompson --
46. Cryptosporidiosis, Aaron R. Jex, Rachel M. Chalmers, Huw V. Smith, Giovanni Widmer, Vincent McDonald and Robin B. Gasser --
47. Toxoplasmosis, sarcocystosis, isosporosis, and cyclosporosis, J.P. Dubey --
48. Babesiosis and malaria, F.E.G. Cox --
49. Microsporidiosis, Louis M. Weiss --
50. Blastocystosis, Manoj K. Puthia and Kevin S.W. Tan --
51. Cysticercosis and taeniosis: Taenia solium, Taenia saginata and Taenia asiatica, Ana Flisser, Philip S. Craig and Akira Ito --
52. Other adult and larval cestodes, Sheelagh Lloyd --
53. Cystic echinococcosis, P.R. Torgerson, C.N.L. Macpherson and D.A. Vuitton --
54. Alveolar echinococcosis (Echinococcus multilocularis) and neotropical forms of echinococcosis (Echinococcus vogeli and Echinococcus oligarthrus), J. Eckert, P. Deplazes and P. Kern --
55. Zoonotic schistosomiosis, Helene Carabin, Maria V. Johansen, Jennifer F. Friedman, Stephen T McGarvey, Henry Madsen and Steven Riley --
56. Other trematode infections, Sheelagh Lloyd and Lord Soulsby --
57. Strongyloidosis, T.J. Nolan, T.B. Nutman and G.A. Schad --
58. Capillariosis, Choosak Nithikathkul, Prasert Saichua, Louis Royal and John H. Cross --
59. Angiostrongylus cantonensis and human angiostrongylosis, Qiao-Ping Wang and Zhao-Rong Lun --
60. Zoonotic infections with filarial nematodes, Harman S. Paintal and Rajinder K. Chitkara --
61. Trichinellosis, Edoardo Pozio --
62. Zoonotic hookworm infections, Dwight D. Bowman --
63. Anisakiosis (Anisakidosis), Woon-Mok Sohn and Jong-Yil Chai --
64. Toxocarosis, Sheelagh Lloyd and Eric R. Morgan --
65. Trichostrongylidosis, T.J. Nolan --
66. Scabies and other mite infections, K.E. Mounsey and S.F. Walton --
67. Flea infestations, Heinz Mehlhorn --
68. The Myiases, Mahmoud N. Abo-Shehada --
69. Histoplasmosis, L. Joseph Wheat and Lynn Guptill --
70. Zoonotic infections with dermatophyte fungi, B. Mignon and M. Monod --
71. Occasional, miscellaneous, and opportunistic parasites and fungi, Sheelagh Lloyd --
72. Fasciolosis, Michael. Parkinson, John P. Dalton and Sandra M. O'Neill.
Series Title: Oxford textbooks in public health.
Responsibility: edited by S.R. Palmer ... [et al.].

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