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Infectious Diseases and Rural Livelihood in Developing Countries (Hardcover) (Fingani Annie Mphande)
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This book focuses on the effects of rural livelihood and the impact of infectious diseases on health and poverty. It explores the cultures and traditions in some developing countries and how these contribute to infectious disease management and prevention. It highlights the associated healthcare systems and how these have contributed to some of the challenges faced in infectious disease management. It goes on to elaborate on the importance of community involvement in infectious disease prevention, management and control. The book also emphasizes on the importance of surveillance and setting up strategies on infectious disease management that are favourable for poor communities and developing countries. Rural Livelihood and Infectious Diseases in Developing Countries is a book for students, researchers, healthcare workers, donors and governments to better understand the vicious cycle of health, poverty and livelihoods in developing countries and to develop strategies that can work better in these regions.
Sub-Genre: Preventive Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Fingani Annie Mphande
Street Date: February 22, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-0845
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