Common Cold

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-9894-1 (Print) 978-3-7643-9912-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-21

    A short history of the common cold

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    Pages 23-45

    Mechanisms of symptoms of common cold and flu

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    Pages 47-75

    Common respiratory infections diagnosed in general practice

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    Pages 77-106

    Epidemiology

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    Pages 107-147

    The role of viruses in the etiology and pathogenesis of common cold

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    Pages 149-186

    Etiology of the common cold: Modulating factors

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    Pages 187-196

    Host defenses

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    Pages 197-210

    Transmission of colds

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    Pages 211-219

    Interventions to prevent transmission of the common cold

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    Pages 221-236

    Antivirals for the common cold

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    Pages 237-247

    Antibiotic use for common cold

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    Pages 249-273

    Over the counter medicines for colds

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    Pages 275-307

    Vitamins and minerals

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    Pages 309-347

    Herbal, traditional and alternative remedies

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 349-355