Pneumonia

Pneumonia

by Christine Adamec

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604134513
Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/01/2011
Series: Deadly Diseases and Epidemics Series
Pages: 108
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword David L. Heymann 6

1 An Overview 8

2 Historical Background 18

3 Biology of Pneumonia: Source of the Infection 28

4 Pneumonia Epidemiology 42

5 Complications from Pneumonia 54

6 Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention 66

Notes 92

Glossary 97

Further Resources 99

Index 101

About the Author 107

About the Consulting Editor 108

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