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Infections of leisure [electronic resource] / edited by David Schlossberg.

Edition:
5th edition.
Publication:
Washington, DC : ASM Press, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xv, 411 pages)
Subjects:
Communicable diseases -- Popular works.
Leisure -- Health aspects -- Popular works.
Zoonoses -- Popular works.
Medical subjects:
Infections -- etiology.
Leisure Activities.
Disease Vectors.
Zoonoses.
Contents:
Preface
Preface to the first edition
Infections and intoxications from the ocean: risks of the shore / Mark A. Clemence and Richard L. Guerrant
Infections acquired via fresh water: from lakes to hot tubs / Bertha Ayi
Arthropod-borne diseases: the camper's uninvited guests / Gregory Juckett
Infections acquired in the garden / Cheston B. Cunha and Burke A. Cunha
Diseases transmitted by man's best friend: the dog / Jerry Jacob and Bennett Lorber
Diseases transmitted by cats / Ellie J.C. Goldstein and Fredrick M. Abrahamian
Diseases transmitted by birds / Matthew E. Levison
Diseases transmitted by less common house pets / Bruno B. Chomel
Diseases transmitted by man's worst friend: the rat / James G. Fox
Diseases transmitted by domestic livestock: perils of the petting zoo / John R. Dunn, Casey Barton Behravesh, and Frederick J. Angulo
The ancient curse: rabies / Jesse D. Blanton and Ryan M. Wallace
Sports: the infectious hazards / Geeta Gupta, Arezou Minooee, and Jeffrey Wang
Infectious risks of traveling abroad / Lin H. Chen and Barbra M. Blair
Sexually transmitted diseases and travel: from boudoir to bordello / Ann K. Avery and Jonathan M. Zenilman
Infections from body piercing and tattoos / Mukesh Patel and C. Glenn Cobbs
Infectious diseases at high altitude / Buddha Basnyat and Jennifer M. Starling
Infectious risks of air travel / Alexandra Mangili, Tine Vindenes, and Mark Gendreau
Infections on cruise ships / Vivek Kak
Infections associated with exotic cuisine: the dangers of delicacies / Natasha Hochberg and Nahid Bhadelia.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ipswich, MA Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 17, 2016).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Clarence J. Marshall Memorial Library Fund.
Contributor:
Schlossberg, David, editor.
EBSCOhost
Clarence J. Marshall Memorial Library Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Infections of leisure.
ISBN:
9781555819231
1555819230
9781555819224
1555819222
Publisher Number:
99968405471
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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