The Resource Malaria control during mass population movements and natural disasters, Peter B. Bloland and Holly A. Williams ; [presented to] Roundtable on the Demography of Forced Migration, Committee on Population and Program on Forced Migration and Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Malaria control during mass population movements and natural disasters, Peter B. Bloland and Holly A. Williams ; [presented to] Roundtable on the Demography of Forced Migration, Committee on Population and Program on Forced Migration and Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Label
Malaria control during mass population movements and natural disasters
Title
Malaria control during mass population movements and natural disasters
Statement of responsibility
Peter B. Bloland and Holly A. Williams ; [presented to] Roundtable on the Demography of Forced Migration, Committee on Population and Program on Forced Migration and Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
614.5/32
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA644.M2
LC item number
B566 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Summary expansion
The first in a series of texts detailing best practices in disease control during forced relocation and conflict mass migrations looks at epidemiology and management and intervention strategies for malarial outbreaks. The material was gathered under the auspices of the Program on Forced Migration and Health at the Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia U. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Label
Malaria control during mass population movements and natural disasters, Peter B. Bloland and Holly A. Williams ; [presented to] Roundtable on the Demography of Forced Migration, Committee on Population and Program on Forced Migration and Health, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 120-143)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Malaria and mobility--a brief history and overview -- 3. Epidemiology of malaria -- 4. Essential components/design of an optimal malaria control program -- 5. Public health surveillance system -- 6. Curative services: malaria therapy and case management -- 7. Preventive interventions -- 8. Community involvement in malaria control and prevention -- 9. Special studies and operational research -- 10. Prophylaxis and personal protection for relief workers -- 11. Return, repatriation, or resettlement of displaced populations -- 12. Improving malaria control in complex emergencies
Control code
ocm52808781
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 163 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280183058
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35889834
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52808781
  • pebcs0309503620

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