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Medicine > Infectious Disease
Viral Outbreaks, Biosecurity, and Preparing for Mass Casualty Infectious Diseases Events
Perl, Trish M.
ISBN 13: 
9780323548410
ISBN 10: 
0323548415
Category: 
Infectious Disease
Edition: 
1
Publisher: 
Elsevier Health Science
Publication Date: 
07/2020
Format: 
Cloth
Status: 
Not Yet Published
Imprint: 
Elsevier
Audience: 
Professional and scholarly
Pages: 
400
Weight: 
1.25
Retail Price: 
99.99 (Tentative Price May Change)
Quantity On Hand: 
0
Quantity On Order: 
1
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Synopsis:

Written by authorities in infectious disease and disaster preparedness, this one-stop resource covers the relevant theoretical, historical, and pragmatic considerations of viral outbreaks and bioterrorism. It provides an expert overview of this complex area for infectious disease physicians, emergency medicine physicians, hospital administrators, and more.

  • Explores the historical context of various agents and potential agents that could be used for bioterrorism, including anthrax, tularemia, smallpox, SARS, and more.
  • Discusses the lessons learned from naturally occurring outbreaks that have enhanced preparedness at individual hospitals locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally.
  • Provides forms, checklists, and algorithms throughout - invaluable resources for health care providers and administrators.
  • Consolidates today's available information on this timely topic into a single convenient resource.

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