The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual
by Sonja A. Rasmussen, Richard A. Goodman
Publisher: Oxford University Press 2018
Number of pages: 528
The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual is a definitive guide to investigating acute public health events on the ground and in real time. Assembled and written by experts from the CDC as well as other leading public health agencies, it offers current and field-tested guidance for every stage of an outbreak investigation -- from identification to intervention and other core considerations along the way.
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by Jonathan R Davis, Joshua Lederberg (ed.) - National Academies Press
The authors highlight important issues, suggest possible practical solutions, and indicate impediments that must be overcome to improve infectious disease surveillance and response, communication and coordination, and education and outreach.
by T D V Swinscow - BMJ Books
This textbook is one of the bestselling introductions to medical statistics of all time. Each chapter has a section on reading and reporting statistics, and self testing at the end of each section makes this an ideal learning tool.
by J. Lederberg, R. E. Shope, S. C. Oaks - National Academies
The emergence of HIV disease and AIDS demonstrates critical importance of global vigilance for infectious diseases. This volume highlights risk factors for the emergence of microbial threats to health and warns against complacency in public health.
- World Health Organization
WHO's report on Global TB Control compiles data from over 200 countries each year, monitoring the scale and direction of TB epidemics, implementation and impact of the Stop TB Strategy, and progress towards the Millennium Development Goals.