Meningitis Second Edition

Meningitis Second Edition

by Brian R. Shmaefsky

Hardcover

$34.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604132410
Publisher: Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Deadly Diseases and Epidemics Series
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Date of Birth:

February 27, 1947

Date of Death:

December 26, 2007

Table of Contents

Foreword David Heymann 6

Preface and Dedication 8

1 Meningitis: A Silent Disease 9

2 Meningitis-Attack on the Nervous System 15

3 Bacterial Meningitis 33

4 Viral Meningitis 47

5 Other Types of Meningitis 57

6 Epidemiology 72

7 Diganosis, Treatment, and Prevention 85

Notes 103

Glossary 104

Bibliography 111

Further Resources 113

Index 114

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