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Author Adams, Lisa V., author.

Title Diseases of poverty : epidemiology, infectious diseases, and modern plagues / Lisa V. Adams and John R. Butterly.

Publication Info. Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, [2015]

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Description 1 online resource
Series Geisel series in global health and medicine
Geisel series in global health and medicine.
Summary Comprehensive review of diseases of poverty and public health strategies to combat them.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue / Dr. Agnes Binagwaho -- Introduction to global health / Lisa V. Adams, John R. Butterly, and Hoiwan Cheung -- Global health : systems, agencies, organizations, and other Stakeholders / Lisa V. Adams -- A brief primer of infectious diseases : humans, their environment, and evolution / John R. Butterly -- Epidemiology and infectious diseases : introduction and early perspectives / John R. Butterly -- Epidemiology of infectious diseases : global perspective / Lisa V. Adams -- The basic necessities of life : nutrition, water, and sanitation / John R. Butterly -- Loud emergencies I : HIV/AIDS / Lisa V. Adams -- Loud emergencies II : tuberculosis / Lisa V. Adams -- Loud emergencies III : malaria / John R. Butterly -- Silent emergencies : what Is killing our children? / John R. Butterly and Tyler Hartman -- Antibiotic resistance and infection control / John R. Butterly -- Pandemic influenza : from basic biology to global health implications / Elizabeth A. Talbot -- Epilogue: diseases of affluence / Lisa V. Adams and John R. Butterly.
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Subject Poverty -- Health aspects.
Communicable diseases -- Epidemiology.
World health.
Public health -- Economic aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Butterly, John R., author.
Other Form: Print version: Adams, Lisa V. Diseases of poverty. Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, [2015] 9781611687514 (DLC) 2014037197 (OCoLC)891354124
ISBN 9781611687538 (electronic bk.)
1611687535 (electronic bk.)
9781611687514 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1611687519 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781611687521 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1611687527 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1336029811 (ebk.)
9781336029811 (ebk.)