PDQ Travelers' Malaria, Paperback / softback Book

PDQ Travelers' Malaria Paperback / softback

Edited by Patricia Schlagenhauf

Part of the PDQ Series series


This handy reference guide answers essential questions about malaria taken from the authors extensive experience in the research laboratory and in the clinic setting.

The book covers a wide range of topics including a brief historical outline of malaria epidemiology, detailed information on anti-malarial drugs, the strategies of chemoprophylaxis and stand-by emergency treatment, discussion of the Anopheles vector and measures against mosquito bites. The second half of the manual is a colour atlas of known endemic countries showing risk areas and malaria-free zones. Designed as a pre-travel reference text, the manual will prove useful for travel agents, members of the World Tourism Organization, and health professionals giving travel medicine advice.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 210 pages
  • Publisher: B.C. Decker Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Infectious & contagious diseases
  • ISBN: 9781550093247


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