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Surveillance and Epidemiology

This book summarizes the most recent and useful information about the public health impact of natural and man-made disasters. It emphasizes the uses of epidemiologic knowledge about different types of disasters. Each chapter is based on a variety of experiences and literature drawn from both developing and industrialized countries.


Wetterhall, S., & Noji, EK. (1997). Surveillance and Epidemiology. In EK. Noji (Ed.), The Public Health Consequences of Disasters USA: Oxford University Press.