Oxford Textbook of Infectious Disease ControlA Geographical Analysis from Medieval Quarantine to Global Eradication

Oxford Textbook of Infectious Disease ControlA Geographical Analysis from Medieval Quarantine to Global Eradication

Andrew Cliff and Matthew Smallman-Raynor

Print publication date: Apr 2013

ISBN: 9780199596614

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

The Oxford Textbook of Infectious Disease Control discusses the issues of geographical spread of human communicable diseases. Split into six chapters it tackles surveillance, quarantine, vaccination, and forecasting for disease control. A wide selection of representative maps and diagrams are used to illustrate the ideas explored.