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Review of selected communicable disease control efforts

United States. General Accounting Office

Review of selected communicable disease control efforts

report to the Congress [on the] Center for Disease Control, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Communicable diseases -- United States -- Prevention.,
    • Vaccination -- United States.,
    • Sexually transmitted diseases -- United States.,
    • Tuberculosis -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA643 .U57 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p.
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5166803M
      LC Control Number74601850

      American Public Health Association® I Street NW, Washington, DC Print ISBN: | e-ISBN: communicable disease control and health protection in the UK and has led work on vaccines and is a former co-editor of Immunisation Against Infectious Disease (the Green Book). the reader is urged to review and evaluate the information provided .

      Assessment of Infectious Disease Surveillance Uganda, In , member states of the African region of the World Health Organization (WHO-AFRO) adopted the integrated disease surveillance (IDS) strategy to strengthen national infectious disease surveillance systems (1).The first step of the IDS strategy is to assess infectious disease surveillance systems.   Concise and practical handbook for all those who have responsibility for the identification and control of infectious disease Why Buy this Book?: Clear and concise - combining science, attention to detail and a practical approach Covers basic principles of communicable disease control and health protection, major syndromes, control of /5(2).

      Start studying Chapter 4: Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases: Prevention and Control of Diseases an Health Conditions. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Zimbabwe Non-Communicable Disease Risk Factors - (ZiNCoDs) Preliminary Report Using The WHO STEPwise Approach to Surveillance of Non-Communicable Diseases (STEPS) COLLABORATION OF Ministry of Health & Child Welfare University of Zimbabwe World Health Organization United Nations Children’s Fund.


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