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Title Modern infectious disease epidemiology : concepts, methods, mathematical models, and public health / Alexander Kramer, Mirjam Kretzschmar, Klaus Krickeberg, editors.
Imprint New York : Springer, 2010.

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Series Statistics for biology and health, 1431-8776
Statistics for biology and health.
Subject Epidemiology.
Epidemiology -- Mathematical models.
Communicable diseases.
Communicable Disease Control.
Communicable Diseases -- epidemiology.
Epidemiologic Methods.
Alt Name Krämer, Alexander.
Kretzschmar, Mirjam.
Krickeberg, Klaus.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 443 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I: Challenges -- The global burden of infectious diseases / Paulo Pinheiro, Colin D. Mathers, and Alexander Kramer -- Global challenges of infectious disease epidemiology / Alexander Kramer and Md. Mobarak Hossain Khan -- Emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases / Thomas Loscher and Luise Pruffer-Kramer -- Infectious disease control policies and the role of governmental and intergovernmental organisations / Gerard Krause -- Part II: General concepts and methods -- Principles of infectious disease epidemiology / Alexander Kramer, Manas Akmatov, and Mirjam Kretzschmar -- Social risk factors / Klaus Krickeberg and David Klemperer -- Molecular typing and clustering analysis as a tool for epidemiology of infectious diseases / Sylvia M. Bruisten and Leo Schouls -- Epidemiologic surveillance / Ralf Reintjes and Klaus Krickeberg -- Outbreak investigations / Ralf Reintjes and Aryna Zanuzdana -- Geographic information systems / Patrick Hostert and Oliver Gruebner -- Methods and concepts of epidemiology / Rafael Mikolajczyk -- Mathematical models in infectious disease epidemiology / Mirjam Kretzschmar and Jacco Wallinga -- Immunity to infectious diseases / Timo Ulrichs -- Principles and practice of vaccinology / Richard Pebody and Mirjam Kretzschmar -- Health economics of infectious diseases / Robert Welte [and others] -- Part III: Epidemiology of particular infectious diseases -- Airborne transmission: Influenza and tuberculosis / Timo Ulrichs -- Infectious childhood diarrhea in developing countries / Charles P. Larson [and others] -- Bloodborne and sexual transmission: HIV/AIDS / Charlotte van den Berg, Karen Lindenburg, and Roel Coutinho -- Blood borne and sexual transmission: Hepatitis B and C / Freke Zuure [and others] -- Sexual transmission: Chlamydia trachomatis / Robert E. Johnson and Stuart M. Berman -- Vector-borne transmission: Malaria, dengue, and yellow fever / Tomas Jelinek -- Nosocomial transmission: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) / M.J.M. Bonten and M.C.J. Bootsma -- Infectious diseases and cancer: HPV / Helen Trottier and Eduardo L. Franco.
Summary Hardly a day goes by without news headlines concerning infectious disease threats. Currently the spectre of a pandemic of influenza A.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780387938356
0387938346 (hbk.)
9780387938349 (hbk.)
OCLC # 663097030
Additional Format Print version: Modern infectious disease epidemiology. New York : Springer, 2010 9780387938349 0387938346 (OCoLC)440115787

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