cover image - Viral Outbreaks, Biosecurity, and Preparing for Mass Casualty Infectious Diseases Events
ISBN: 9780323548410
Page Count: 400
Imprint: Elsevier
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Viral Outbreaks, Biosecurity, and Preparing for Mass Casualty Infectious Diseases Events,

by Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc
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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.

  • 1. Historical Perspective

    The Organisms

    2. Anthrax

    3. Tularemia

    4. Plague

    5. VHF

    6. Small pox

    7. Influenza

    8. Avian Influenza

    Coronavirus

    9. SARS

    10. MERS-CoV

    Public Health Tracking, Prevention, and Planning

    11. Ethical issues with preparedness

    12. Surveillance strategies

    13. Translating Policy into Practice

    14. Planning for a Bioterrorism or Pandemic Event: Public Health Perspective

    15. Issues in healthcare settings (including assessing exposures)

    16. Transmission dynamics, modeling of outbreaks and interventions

    17. Recovery from large infectious diseases outbreak

    18. Diagnostics

    19. Prevention

    20. Designer pathogens and synthetic biology

  • Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, Jay P Sanford Professor of Medicine, Chief of Infectious Diseases, Division of Infectious Diseases, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
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