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Title Fighting infectious diseases / edited by Justin Healey
Published Thirroul, N.S.W. : The Spinney Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (65 pages) : colour illustrations
Series Issues in society ; Volume 419
Issues in society (Balmain, N.S.W.) ; v. 419
Summary Infectious, or communicable, diseases are a major global health concern. Managing and preventing the spread of diseases takes a concerted public health effort to deal with deadly outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics. This book reveals the global trends and challenges in the fight against the major types of infectious disease, and looks at vaccine-preventable diseases and immunisation in Australia. Are we doing enough to win the ongoing fight against infectious diseases? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index
Analysis Australian
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 28, 2017)
Subject Communicable diseases -- Treatment -- Australia
Communicable diseases -- Australia -- Prevention
Communicable Diseases -- therapy
Communicable diseases -- Prevention.
Communicable diseases -- Treatment.
MEDICAL -- Forensic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
Form Electronic book
Author Healey, Justin, editor.
ISBN 1925339394