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The Resource Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it, Alan G. Barbour, MD

Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it, Alan G. Barbour, MD

Label
Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it
Title
Lyme disease
Title remainder
why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it
Statement of responsibility
Alan G. Barbour, MD
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An expert on tick-borne diseases, Alan G. Barbour explains the course of illness that results from infection, diagnosis and treatment options, and steps that can be taken to avoid a tick bite in the first place. The ticks that transmit Lyme disease may also transmit other disease-causing pathogens, and these other infections are considered as well
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barbour, Alan G.
Dewey number
616.9/246
Index
index present
LC call number
RC155.5
LC item number
.B38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 E-589
  • WC 406
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins press health book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lyme disease
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lyme disease
Label
Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it, Alan G. Barbour, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early infection and the immune response -- Late infection and its complications -- The pathogen, its vector, and its reservoirs -- The ecology of lyme disease -- Approach to diagnosis -- Laboratory tests: the basics -- Putting laboratory testing in its place -- Antibiotics and lyme disease: the basics -- Putting the antibiotics to use -- After antibiotic therapy ends -- Deer ticks transmit other diseases -- Preventing lyme disease: community-wide measures -- Preventing lyme disease: personal and household protection
Control code
ocn891185876
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 375 pages
Isbn
9781421417202
Lccn
2014036888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781421417219
  • (OCoLC)891185876
Label
Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it, Alan G. Barbour, MD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early infection and the immune response -- Late infection and its complications -- The pathogen, its vector, and its reservoirs -- The ecology of lyme disease -- Approach to diagnosis -- Laboratory tests: the basics -- Putting laboratory testing in its place -- Antibiotics and lyme disease: the basics -- Putting the antibiotics to use -- After antibiotic therapy ends -- Deer ticks transmit other diseases -- Preventing lyme disease: community-wide measures -- Preventing lyme disease: personal and household protection
Control code
ocn891185876
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 375 pages
Isbn
9781421417202
Lccn
2014036888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781421417219
  • (OCoLC)891185876

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