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Vector-borne diseases

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communicable diseases -- Prevention -- Congresses,
  • Epidemics -- Congresses,
  • Animals as carriers of disease -- Congresses,
  • Communicable Disease Control -- Congresses,
  • Disease Outbreaks -- Congresses,
  • Disease Vectors -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementrapporteurs, Stanley M. Lemon ... [et al.] ; Forum on Microbial Threats, Board on Global Health, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
    GenreCongresses, Congresses.
    ContributionsLemon, Stanley M., Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Forum on Microbial Threats.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA643 .V43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 327 p. :
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16976275M
    ISBN 100309108977
    ISBN 109780309108973
    LC Control Number2008274445

    The chapter lists a number of vector-borne diseases with their prevalences. A simple two-species model of a vector-borne disease is introduced and studied mathematically. Delay-differential equations are introduced, and the simple vector-borne disease model is recast as Author: Maia Martcheva. Malaysian Journal of Vector Borne Diseases authorizes academic publications in Vector Borne Diseases in South East Asia. Maldives Journal of Vector Borne Diseases celebrates grand leadership among competitive journals. Mali Journal of Vector Borne Diseases is specialist journal covering the latest advancements in Vector Borne Diseases.

    Vector Borne Diseases and Climate Change: /ch The incidence of emergence diseases including vector borne diseases, water diseases, and some physiologic impairment is considered sensitive to : Kholoud Kahime, Moulay Abdelmonaim El Hidan, Denis Sereno, Bounoua Lahouari, Ahmed Karmaoui, Abdella. Dengue is the most common vector-borne viral disease worldwide, and it has been a significant public health threat in the United States since Known as breakbone fever for its severe myalgias andCited by: 7.

    Several billion people are at daily risk of life threatening vector-borne diseases such as malaria, trypanosomiasis and dengue. This volume describes the way in which the causal pathogens of such diseases interact with the vectors that transmit them. It details the elegant biological adaptations that have enabled pathogens to live with their vectors and, in some circumstances, to control them. Vector-borne zoonotic disease and human activity Several articles, recent to early , warn that human activities are spreading vector-borne zoonotic diseases. [b] Several articles were published in the medical journal The Lancet, and discuss how rapid changes in land use, trade globalization, and "social upheaval" are causing a resurgence.


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Epidemics of malaria, dengue, and other formerly contained vector-borne diseases are on the rise in the developing world, and in recent years the United States has witnessed the introduction of West Nile virus (WNV) in New York City and the emergence of previously unknown Lyme disease. Vector-borne plant and animal diseases, including several newly recognized pathogens, reduce agricultural productivity and disrupt ecosystems throughout the world.

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Clearly, it is the vectors that deserve our attention (we have made grand progress on the infectious agents Book Edition: 2. Vector-borne diseases, among the general class of emerging infectious diseases, entail a host of needs and opportunities that have been characterized in numerous reviews and reports.

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vector-borne diseases are also a significant obstacle to socioeconomic development. Vector control 2 is an important component of the prevention and management of these diseases, as, for some diseases, the vector is the only feasible target for control.

Therefore, use of microbial approach for the control of vector-borne diseases is gaining importance. This book comprehensively reviews vector-borne diseases and their microbial control, emphasizing majorly on ecofriendly ways of microbial : Brij Kishore Tyagi, Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran.

This book, Vector-Borne Diseases: Epidemiology and Control, explores in a unique way several biological and ecological phenomena of vector-borne diseases in context with their impact on human health and economy, in addition to update our knowledge on emerging regional and global vector-borne disease scenarios, public and animal health Author: B.

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About Vectors and Vector-Borne Diseases. The chapters presented in this book are the abstracts of keynote addresses, plenary lectures, guest lectures, and both oral and poster presentations.

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This book addresses several of the major insect vector-borne diseases; All of the chapters address critical elements of disease control; The reader is provided with a current understanding of research methods directed at control of vector-borne diseases.

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The Division of Vector-Borne Diseases (DVBD) strives to protect the nation from viruses and bacteria spread by mosquitoes, ticks, or fleas. Vector-borne pathogens are spread to people and animals primarily through the bite of an infected mosquito, tick, or flea.

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