Important Helminth Infections in Southeast Asia
Diversity and Potential for Control and Elimination, Part AEdited by
- Xiao-Nong Zhou, National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, People's Republic of China
- Robert Bergquist, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
- Remigio Olveda, Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Muntinlupa City, The Phillipines
- Juerg Utzinger, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
This thematic volume provides authoritative, up-to-date reviews pertaining to the epidemiology, public health significance and shifts therein, control (current activities, successes, setbacks), persisting challenges (e.g. sanitation, universal coverage of health services, health-related behavior) of the key parasitic diseases in Southeast Asia. The book also discusses the new tools and approaches for enhanced discovery and control of helminthic diseases.
Researchers in parasitology, tropical medicine and entomology.
Advances in Parasitology
Hardbound, 480 Pages
Published: July 2010
Imprint: Academic Press
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