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Ebola Virus Disease

From Origin to Outbreak

Book2016

Author:

Adnan I Qureshi

Ebola Virus Disease

From Origin to Outbreak

Book2016

 

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Ebola Virus Disease: From Origins to Outbreak covers Ebola virus disease in its entirety from its origins through major outbreaks in the past to the present day outbreak. It contai ... read full description

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    Chapter 1 - Ebola Virus: Nature’s Experiment Gone Wrong

    Pages 1-6

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    Chapter 2 - A Personal Journey

    Pages 7-22

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    Chapter 3 - Ebola Virus: The Origins

    Pages 23-37

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    Chapter 4 - Ebola Virus Disease Epidemic in Light of Other Epidemics

    Pages 39-65

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    Chapter 5 - Most Recent Outbreaks 2014

    Pages 67-73

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    Chapter 6 - West Saharan Response to Ebola Virus Disease Epidemic

    Pages 75-93

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    Chapter 7 - Ebola Virus Disease in the United States

    Pages 95-103

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    Chapter 8 - Structure and Genetics of Ebola Virus Disease

    Pages 105-116

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    Chapter 9 - Clinical Manifestations and Laboratory Diagnosis of Ebola Virus Infection

    Pages 117-138

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    Chapter 10 - Ebola Virus Disease: Psychological and Social Aspects

    Pages 139-157

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    Chapter 11 - Treatment of Ebola Virus Disease: Therapeutic Agents

    Pages 159-166

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    Chapter 12 - Ebola Virus: Natural Reservoirs

    Pages 167-176

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    Chapter 13 - Economic and Political Impact of Ebola Virus Disease

    Pages 177-191

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    Index

    Pages 193-200

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Ebola Virus Disease: From Origins to Outbreak covers Ebola virus disease in its entirety from its origins through major outbreaks in the past to the present day outbreak. It contains information on the West Saharan response to Ebola as well as highlights from the field in West Africa from Dr. Qureshi and Dr. Chughtai, helping to solve the primary question of what’s next and aiding in formulating a path forward. With a growing awareness of the devastating effects of this viral disease and an influx of topical research, this book provides the information the global community of researchers, clinicians and students need to better inform their research and study of Ebola virus disease.

Ebola Virus Disease: From Origins to Outbreak covers Ebola virus disease in its entirety from its origins through major outbreaks in the past to the present day outbreak. It contains information on the West Saharan response to Ebola as well as highlights from the field in West Africa from Dr. Qureshi and Dr. Chughtai, helping to solve the primary question of what’s next and aiding in formulating a path forward. With a growing awareness of the devastating effects of this viral disease and an influx of topical research, this book provides the information the global community of researchers, clinicians and students need to better inform their research and study of Ebola virus disease.

Key Features

  • Includes perspectives from the 2014-2015 outbreak from the field
  • Provides a detailed overview of the origins of Ebola virus through present day discoveries
  • Written with an integrative approach, incorporating scientific research with insights from the field
  • Includes perspectives from the 2014-2015 outbreak from the field
  • Provides a detailed overview of the origins of Ebola virus through present day discoveries
  • Written with an integrative approach, incorporating scientific research with insights from the field

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ISBN

978-0-12-804230-4

Language

English

Published

2016

Copyright

Copyright © 2016 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Imprint

Academic Press

Authors

Adnan I Qureshi