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Sustaining Global Surveillance and Response to Emerging Zoonotic Diseases

Sustaining Global Surveillance and Response to Emerging Zoonotic Diseases( )
Editor: Keusch, Gerald T.
Pappaioanou, Marguerite
Gonzalez, Mila C.
Scott, Kimberly A.
Tsai, Peggy
Author: Committee on Achieving Sustainable Global Capacity for Surveillance and Response to Emerging Diseases of Zoonotic Origin,
National Research Council,
Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources Staff,
Board on Global Health Staff,
Division on Earth and Life Studies Staff,
Institute of Medicine Staff,
Publication Date:Dec 2009
Publisher:National Academies Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $49.99
Book Description:

H1N1 ("swine flu"), SARS, mad cow disease, and HIV/AIDS are a few examples of zoonotic diseases-diseases transmitted between humans and animals. Zoonotic diseases are a growing concern given multiple factors: their often novel and unpredictable nature, their ability to emerge anywhere and spread rapidly around the globe, and their major economic toll on several disparate industries. Infectious disease surveillance systems are used to detect this threat to human and...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches

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