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Epidemic Diseases

  • D. A. Warrell
  • P. L. Perine
  • D. W. Krause
Part of the Chemotherapy book series (CT, volume 6)

Abstract

The chemotherapy of epidemic diseases in tropical countries poses important practical problems which tend to be underestimated in those western countries where patients can be admitted to hospital, precisely diagnosed and given the drug appropriate to the sensitivity of the infecting organisms.

Keywords

Scrub Typhus Meningococcal Meningitis Febrile Response Important Practical Problem Murine Typhus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. A. Warrell
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. L. Perine
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. W. Krause
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Radcliffe InfirmaryOxfordUK
  2. 2.U.S. Naval Medical Research Unit No 5Addis AbabaEthiopia

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