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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
Title variation
Lyme disease
Title variation remainder
why its spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it
Creator
Author
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
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Member of
Summary
Explains lyme disease, discussing the diagnosis, treatment options, and preventative measures that can be taken
Writing style
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10429115
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Barbour, Alan G.
Dewey number
616.9246
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
A Johns Hopkins press health book
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  • Lyme disease
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lyme disease
  • Lyme disease
Target audience
adult
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why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it
Label
Lyme disease : why it's spreading, how it makes you sick, and what to do about it, Alan G. Barbour, MD
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"First edition published as 'Lyme Disease: the cause, the cure, the controversy', 1996"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
000053676255
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 375 pages
Isbn
9781421417219
Lccn
2014036888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(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
Copyright
Note
"First edition published as 'Lyme Disease: the cause, the cure, the controversy', 1996"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
000053676255
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 375 pages
Isbn
9781421417219
Lccn
2014036888
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)891185876

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