The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Foodborne Illness: A Revised and Updated Directory for the Internet Age
ICON Health Publications
Publication date: August 2002
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)
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This sourcebook has been created for patients who have decided to make education and Internet-based research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it also tells patients where and how to look for information covering virtually all topics related to bacteria and foorborne illness, from the essentials to the most advanced areas of research. The title of this book includes the word official. This reflects the fact that the sourcebook draws from public, academic, government, and peer-reviewed research. Selected readings from various agencies are reproduced to give you some of the latest official information available to date on bacteria and foorborne illness. Following an introductory chapter, the sourcebook is organized into three parts. PART I: THE ESSENTIALS; Chapter 1. The Essentials on Foodborne Illness: Guidelines; Chapter 2. Seeking Guidance; PART II: ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND ADVANCED MATERIAL; Chapter 3. Studies on Foodborne Illness; Chapter 4. Books on Foodborne Illness; Chapter 5. Multimedia on Foodborne Illness; Chapter 6. Physician Guidelines and Databases; PART III. APPENDICES; Appendix A. Researching Your Medications; Appendix B. Researching Alternative Medicine; Appendix C. Finding Medical Libraries; Appendix D. NIH Consensus Statement on Travelers' Diarrhea; ONLINE GLOSSARIES; FOODBORNE ILLNESS GLOSSARY; INDEX. Related topics include: Acute bacterial nephritis, Acute bacterial tracheitis, Acute bladder infection, Acute gastroenteritis, Acute urinary tract infection (UTI), Afferent loop syndrome, Allergic bowel disease, Allergy to food, Bacterial arthritis, Bacterial endocarditis, Bacterial keratitis, Bacterial labyrinthitis, Bacterial liver abscess, Bacterial Meningitis, Bacterial Meningococcal Meningitis, Bacterial pneumonia, Bacterial tracheitis, Bacterial tracheobronchitis, Bacterial Vaginitis, Bacterial vaginosis, Chronic bacterial prostatitis.