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WHO Guidelines on Tularaemia

By: N/A

Price: £23.50

Inventory number: 979384


2007. 28cm. Pp.122. Softbound.WHO Guidelines on Tularaemia provides background information on the disease, describes the current best practices for its diagnosis and treatments in humans, suggests measures to be taken in case of epidemics and provides guidance on how to handle F. tularensis in the laboratory.Tularaemia is a bacterial zoonotic disease of the northern hemisphere.The bacterium (Francisella tularensis) is highly virulent for humans an... View more info

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Lyme Disease. The Cause, the Cure, the Controversy

By: Barbour, Alan G

Price: £15.00

Inventory number: 979461


1996. 22cm. Pp.xvii, [iii], 251. Paperback.Lyme Disease. The Cause, the Cure, the Controversy, publisher's uncorrected proof copy View more info

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Public Health Significance of Urban Pests

By: Bonnefoy, Xavier; Helge Kampen & Kevin Sweeney

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 979409


2008. 28cm. Pp.viii, 569. Photos & figures (some colour). Binding : ebook.Major changes in ecology, climate and human behaviour have favoured the proliferation of urban pests. Alarmingly, the dramatic rise in urban sprawl has led to city suburbs becoming the natural habitat of ticks, rodents and other pests.These changes make timely a new analysis of the effects of present-day urban pests on health. Public Health Significance of Urban Pests identifies the... View more info

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Ticks. Biology, Disease and Control

By: Bowman, Alan S. & Patricia A. Nuttall (editors)

Price: £0.00

Inventory number: 979401


2008. 26cm. Pp.518. 93 photos & figures. Hardbound.Ticks. Biology, Disease and Control covers in-depth information on aspects of the biology of the ticks themselves, various veterinary and medical tick-borne pathogens, and aspects of traditional and potential new control methods. Includes an up-to-date list of more than 900 valid genus and species names, a full list of tick-borne viruses, and each chapter separately referenced.Now out of print and sold ou... View more info

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Les Tiques du Monde. Nomenclature, stades décrits, hôtes, répartition - The Ticks of the World. Nomenclature, described stages, hosts, distribution (Acarida, Ixodida)

By: Camicas,J.-L., J.-P.Hervy, F.Adam & P.-C.Morel

Price: £59.95

Inventory number: 001932


25cm. Pp.240. Hardbound.Les Tiques du Monde, 'The Ticks of the World', lists 4222 valid and invalid names corresponding to the 869 known species, with synonymy, details of developmental stages, hosts and biogeographical distribution.An indispensable guide for solving the difficulties of separating the principle species.Text in French and English, Latin nomenclature. View more info

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Haemaphysalis Ticks of India

By: Geevarghese, G. & A C Mishra

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979388


2011. 26cm. Pp.268. Hardbound.Haemaphysalis Ticks of India covers taxonomic identification, medical importance and bionomics of haemaphysaline ticks.An understanding of their taxonomy, vector biology and ecology is essential so that a programme of control measures can be implemented. Tick-borne protozoan diseases such as Theileriasis and Babesiosis cause mortality and morbidity in domestic animals in many countries including India. View more info

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Tick-Borne Diseases of Humans

By: Goodman, Jesse L ; David T Dennis & Daniel E Sonenshine (editors)

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979408


2005. 30cm. Pp.viii, 401. Colour photos, text figures. Hardbound.Tick-Borne Diseases of Humans presents state-of-the-art information on disease epidemiology, transmission, and ecology. The book is divided into three sections, each of which can be used independently or in concert with the remaining two sections. Section I integrates divergent information relevant to the full spectrum of tick-borne diseases, incorporating tick biology and identification, distribu... View more info

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The Vector-borne Human Infections of Europe

By: Gratz, Norman G

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 979403


2004. 28cm. Pp.viii, 154. Tables & bibliography. Binding : ebook.The Vector-borne Human Infections of Europe reviews vector-borne diseases and the extent to which they present public health problems ; their epidemiology, incidence, and distribution, as well as the distribution of their vectors and reservoirs.ebook, 558KB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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The Vector-borne Human Infections of Europe

By: Gratz, Norman G

Price: £44.00

Inventory number: 979415


2004. 28cm. Pp.viii, 154. Tables & bibliography. PaperbackThe Vector-borne Human Infections of Europe reviews vector-borne diseases and the extent to which they present public health problems ; their epidemiology, incidence, and distribution, as well as the distribution of their vectors and reservoirs. View more info

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Lyme Disease, an Evidence-based Approach

By: Halperin, J.J. (editor)

Price: £85.00

Inventory number: 979069


2011. 28cm. Pp.288. Hardbound.Providing the medical practitioner with a broad scientific understanding, Lyme Disease, an Evidence-based Approach discusses the causative organism, its requisite ecosystem, disease epidemiology, host-Borrelia interactions, diagnostic testing, clinical manifestations, therapeutic options, and long term prognosis. It explicitly reviews both the basic biology of the infection and practical clinical aspects, linking the two to demonstra... View more info

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Lyme borreliosis in Europe. Influences of climate and climate change, epidemiology, ecology and adaptation measures

By: Lindgren, Elisabet & Thomas G.T. Jaenson

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 979411


2006. 30cm. Pp.34. Figures, tables and maps (some colour), extensive bibliography. Binding : ebookTicks are highly sensitive to changes in seasonal climate. Since the 1980s, tick vectors have increased in density and spread into higher latitudes and altitudes in Europe. Future climate change in Europe is therefore likely to facilitate the spread of Lyme borreliosis in the same way, while reducing its occurrence in areas that become hotter and drier.Althou... View more info

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Arthropods as Vectors of Emerging Diseases

By: Mehlhorn, Heinz (editor)

Price: £122.00

Inventory number: 979497


2012. 26cm. Pp.xv, 385. 123 photos & figures (23 in colour). Hardbound.Without a doubt the recently accelerating globalization supports the import of agents of disease into countries where they never had been or where they had long since been eradicated, leading to a false sense of living on a “safe island.” These newly imported or reintroduced diseases – called “emerging diseases” – may lead to severe outbreaks in cases where the countries are not pr... View more info

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Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology

By: Russell, Richard C ; Domenico Otranto & Richard Wall

Price: £125.00

Inventory number: 979563


2013. 28cm. Pp.480. Colour photos & figures. Hardbound.The latest information on insect distribution and the spread of disease in an illustrated A-Z guide.Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology covers current insect distribution and the spread of disease including Rickettsial Diseases, Plague, Babesiosis and Leishmaniasis, presents an accessible A-Z encyclopedic format with line drawings and colour images and has been reformatted, updated and d... View more info

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Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, Geographical Distribution and Control Strategies in the Euro-Asia Region

By: Salman, M. & J Tarrés-Call (editors)

Price: £95.00

Inventory number: 979387


2012. 28cm. Pp.312. Hardbound.The continuing emergence and evolution of tick-borne diseases has significant implications for animal health, the profitability of food animal production and for human health, with many tick-borne diseases having zoonotic capability.These problems are exacerbating as previously exotic based ticks spread northwards, carrying diseases.Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, Geographical Distribution and Control Strategies in the... View more info

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Ecological Dynamics of Tick-Borne Zoonoses

By: Sonenshine, Daniel E. & Thomas N. Mather

Price: £149.95

Inventory number: 979389


26cm. Pp.464. 464 pages. 5 halftones, line figures, maps, tables. Hardbound.Ecological Dynamics of Tick-Borne Zoonoses examines the ecological parameters affecting the conservation and regulation of tick-borne zoonoses as well as the geographic and seasonal distributions of those infections.The ecological relationships found to exist between tick vectors and pathogens in their zootic cycle can profoundly influence patterns of transmission and disease for ... View more info

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Biology of Ticks, Second edition

By: Sonenshine, Daniel R. & R. Michael Roe (editors)

Price: £195.00

Inventory number: 979627


2014. 2 volumes. 28cm. Pp.560 ; 544. 191 BW & colour photos & figures. Hardbound.Biology of Ticks is the most comprehensive work on tick biology and tick-borne diseases. This second edition is a multi-authoured work, featuring the research and analyses of renowned experts across the globe. Spanning two volumes, the book examines the systematics, biology, structure, ecological adaptations, evolution, genomics and the molecular processes that underpin the growth, d... View more info

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Lyme Borreliosis in Europe and North America: Epidemiology and Clinical Practice

By: Sood, Sunil K (editor)

Price: £86.95

Inventory number: 979390


2011. 28cm. Pp.274. Hardbound.Lyme borreliosis, popularly known as Lyme disease, remains the most commonly reported tick-transmitted infection in North America and Europe. A growing body of scientific and clinical evidence has facilitated early diagnosis and effective treatment. Nonetheless, there are a number of misconceptions about this infectious disease that have given rise to unproven, potentially dangerous alternative therapies. In Lyme Borreliosis in Europ... View more info

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Tick Management Handbook, Revised edition

By: Stafford, K.C

Price: £8.00

Inventory number: 979400


2007. 28cm. Pp.84. 114 colour photos, numerous text figures, tables and maps. bibliography. Binding : ebook. Tick Management Handbook is a fully integrated guide for homeowners, pest controllers, and public health officials for the prevention of tick-associated disease.Covers tick biology and behaviour, tick-associated diseases, all aspects of personal protection, landscape management, organic land care practices, the management of host animals and the pr... View more info

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Emerging Pests and Vector-borne Diseases in Europe

By: Takken, Willem & Bart G.J. Knols (editors)

Price: £119.00

Inventory number: 978618


2007. 26cm. Pp.500. Hardbound.Emerging Pests and Vector-borne Diseases in Europe is a multi-authored book concerning the perceived threat and recorded increase of emerging pests and vector-borne diseases affecting man and animals in Europe.Historically, Europe suffered from numerous pests and vector-borne diseases, including yellow fever, malaria, plague and typhus. Introduction of hygienic measures, drugs and vector control caused the disappearance of ma... View more info

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Emerging Pests and Vector-borne Diseases in Europe

By: Takken, Willem & Bart G.J. Knols (editors)

Price: £12.00

Inventory number: 979410


2007. 26cm. Pp.500. Binding : ebook.Emerging Pests and Vector-borne Diseases in Europe, ebook, 9.94MB ; system requirements Acrobat 7 or above, Windows XP or above. View more info

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Ixodid Ticks (Acarina, Ixodidae) of Central Africa, Volumes I - V

By: Van der Borght-Elbl, A. & G.Anastos

Price: £116.00

Inventory number: 979687


1966-1977. 5 volumes (all published). 26cm. Pp.xiv,275; x,205; x,555; x,412; xii,158. 98 figures, 79 maps. Paperbound.Ixodid Ticks of Central Africa comprising Volume I, General Introduction, Genus Amblyomma Koch, 1844 ; Volume II, Genus Ixodes Latreille, 1795 ; Volume III, Genus Rhipicephalus Koch, 1844 ; Volume IV, Genera Aponomma Neumann, 1899, Boophilus Curtice, 1891, Dermacentor Koch, 1844, Haemaphysalis Koch, 1844, Hyalomma Koch, 1844, and Rhipicentor Nutta... View more info

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The Genus Rhipicephalus (Acari, Ixodidae), A Guide to the Brown Ticks of the World

By: Walker, Jane B ; James E. Keirans & Ivan G. Horak

Price: £74.00

Inventory number: 979402


28cm. Pp.656. 352 photos & figures. Paperback.The Genus Rhipicephalus (Acari, Ixodidae), A Guide to the Brown Ticks of the World provides identification keys for adult ticks from the Afrotropical regions and elsewhere. For the nymphs and larvae, unique plates have been compiled in which line drawings of the capitula of similar species are grouped together to facilitate identification ; the highly-illustrated keys are to immature stages as well as adults. Brief we... View more info