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Author Etheridge, Elizabeth W.

Title Sentinel for health : a history of the Centers for Disease Control / Elizabeth W. Etheridge
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1992

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Description 1 online resource (xix, 414 pages) : illustrations
Contents War and the Mosquito -- The Lengthened Shadow of a Man (1) -- The Disease Detectives -- Building the Temple (1) -- Establishing Credibility -- Building the Temple (2) -- 1600 Clifton Road -- A Call to Arms -- The Candidate for Surgeon General -- Immunization: The First Crusade -- The Lengthened Shadow of a Man (2) -- Immunization: The Second Crusade -- Over Oceans and into Space -- The Crusade against Smallpox -- Africa's New Challenges -- Acquisitions -- In Pursuit of the Promised Land -- 1976 -- Aftermath -- The Lengthened Shadow of a Man (3) -- Immunization: The Third Crusade -- Maintaining Credibility -- Toward the Twenty-first Century -- Discovery of the AIDS Epidemic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-394) and index
Notes English
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Subject Centers for Disease Control (U.S.) -- History
Centers for Disease Control (U.S.)
Epidemiology -- United States -- History
Epidemiology -- history
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
MEDICAL -- Health Risk Assessment.
MEDICAL -- Epidemiology.
MEDICAL / History
Epidemiology
Epidemieën.
Gezondheidszorg.
United States
United States
Verenigde Staten.
Genre/Form History
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780520910416
0520910419
0585098654
9780585098654