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Download Plantes toxiques `usage médicinal du pourtour méditerranéen by Victoria Hammiche PDF

By Victoria Hammiche

L’intérêt nouveau pour les remèdes naturels engendre un retour en strength du végétal, mais on a parfois oublié que los angeles nature, grande pourvoyeuse d’aliments et de remèdes, constitue aussi un réservoir redoutable de poisons. Ainsi, les providers hospitaliers de réanimation enregistrent-ils chaque année des centaines de cas d’intoxications, parfois mortelles, suite `l’usage impropre ou inconsidéré de certains végétaux. Et, malgré les progrès réalisés dans les investigations toxicologiques, il arrive, encore, que médecins et SAMU soient déroutés face `certains tableaux toxiques, ne sachant quel traitement mettre en position, par méconnaissance des végétaux pouvant être `l’origine des empoisonnements observés. L’objectif de cet ouvrage est de présenter les données éparses existant aussi bien dans les files des centres antipoison, des établissements hospitaliers et des laboratoires universitaires que dans los angeles littérature internationale afin de présenter une documentation sur les plantes vénéneuses du Maghreb et, plus largement, du pourtour méditerranéen. Il se veut un outil commode, `destination des praticiens cliniciens et analystes, `travers des fiches de synthèse résumant les principales données botaniques, toxicologiques et analytiques. C’est également une aide au diagnostic de ces intoxications destinée aux urgentistes et aux spécialistes des laboratoires de toxicologie d’urgence notamment, ceux de l. a. rive Nord de los angeles Méditerranée pouvant être confrontés `des cas liés aux plantes importées par l. a. inhabitants immigrée.

Cette synthèse permet d’informer les professionnels comme les profanes, des hazards pouvant résulter d’un mauvais utilization des plantes et des intoxications qu’elles peuvent provoquer. Elle donne les moyens d’identifier les plantes incriminées `travers un descriptif botanique easy available au team of workers des constructions d’urgence. Une aide supplémentaire est apportée par les tableaux récapitulant les noms vernaculaires d’usage courant. Les auteurs, pharmaciens toxicologues et botaniste, réunissent les compétences botaniques, chimiques et médicales donnant `cet ouvrage une véritable warning scientifique.

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Download Biology of foodborne parasites by Lihua Xiao, Una Ryan, Yaoyu Feng PDF

By Lihua Xiao, Una Ryan, Yaoyu Feng

While a couple of introductory books on easy and molecular biology can be found, none spotlight the foodborne parasitic pathogens. previously. A state of the art overview, Biology of Foodborne Parasites charts major development and descriptions key organic strategies utilized to foodborne parasitic pathogens learn. The e-book covers uncomplicated biology, genetics and genomics, epidemiology, pathogenesis, prognosis, regulate, and prevention. It showcases contemporary study which may then be used to spark extra breakthroughs.

The publication addresses tough concerns in foodstuff pathogen detection. It details person foodborne protists and helminthes, with every one bankruptcy following the same layout for a constant presentation of data. It discusses themes starting from easy biology, genetics and genomics, molecular detection and typing, and pathogenesis to epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, therapy and prevention, between different present matters. It additionally info the tools used to diagnose the an infection, represent the pathogen, and notice parasites in 3 meals commodities: meats, water, and clean produce.

With chapters written by means of specialists of their respective fields, the publication offers a competent roadmap for destiny improvement of greater, leading edge organic and molecular equipment for research of foodborne parasitic pathogens. A convenient, finished reference on all elements of biology of foodborne parasites, it highlights learn wishes and instructions, supporting you improve complex diagnostic instruments and new intervention measures.

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Download Physician's Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance by Jerome Goddard PDF

By Jerome Goddard

Even within the such a lot industrialized countries, the illnesses as a result of universal and unique bugs pose a major risk, making fast and exact analysis and therapy significant. Physician's consultant to Arthropods of clinical value is the final word source for opting for arthropods - together with kinds of bugs, spiders, mites, ticks, and scorpions - and their destructive results on human wellbeing and fitness.

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Download Myxozoan Evolution, Ecology and Development by Beth Okamura, Alexander Gruhl, Jerri L. Bartholomew PDF

By Beth Okamura, Alexander Gruhl, Jerri L. Bartholomew

This booklet offers an updated assessment of the biology of myxozoans, which signify a divergent clade of endoparasitic cnidarians. Myxozoans are of basic curiosity in figuring out how early diverging metazoans have followed parasitic existence, and also are of substantial fiscal and ecological crisis as endoparasites of fish. Synthesizing fresh examine, the chapters discover matters reminiscent of myxozoan origins; evolutionary developments and diversification; improvement and lifestyles cycles; interactions with hosts; immunology; disorder ecology; the affects of weather swap on ailment; danger evaluation; rising illnesses; and ailment mitigation. This complete paintings will entice a large readership, from invertebrate zoologists, evolutionary biologists and developmental biologists to ecologists and parasitologists. it's going to even be of significant functional curiosity to fisheries and conservation biologists. The identity of key components for destiny learn will entice scientists in any respect degrees.

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Download The Geohelminths:: Ascaris, Trichuris and Hookworm (World by Celia V. Holland, Malcolm W. Kennedy PDF

By Celia V. Holland, Malcolm W. Kennedy

The soil-transmitted nematode parasites, or geohelminths, are so known as simply because they've got a right away existence cycle, which contains no intermediate hosts or vectors, and are transmitted via faecal illness of soil, foodstuffs and water offers. all of them inhabit the gut of their grownup levels yet so much species even have tissue-migratory juvenile levels, so the ailment manifestations they reason can consequently be either neighborhood and systemic. The geohelminths jointly current an important an infection burden on humanity. these which reason the main illness in people are divided into 3 major groupings, Ascaris lumbricoides (the huge roundworm), Trichuris trichiura (whipworm), and the blood-feeding hookworms (Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus ). The Geohelminths: Ascaris, Trichuris And Hookworm, quantity of `World category Parasites', is written for researchers, scholars and students who take pleasure in studying study that has an enormous influence on human future health, or agricultural productiveness, and opposed to which we haven't any passable security. it really is meant to complement extra formal texts that conceal taxonomy, lifestyles cycles, morphology, vector distribution, signs and remedy. It integrates vector, pathogen and host biology and have a good time the range of method that includes smooth parasitological examine.

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Download Infectious Disease and Host-Pathogen Evolution by Krishna R. Dronamraju PDF

By Krishna R. Dronamraju

From the historic beginnings of Haldane's unique speculation to present learn, this e-book evaluates infectious illnesses from an evolutionary viewpoint. It surveys the most recent details concerning significant infections, similar to malaria, influenza and leishmaniasis.

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Download Parasitology for Medical and Clinical Laboratory by John W. Ridley PDF

By John W. Ridley

PARASITOLOGY FOR scientific LABORATORY TECHNICIANS is the correct textual content to steer readers in figuring out the historical past, resource, restoration, and identity of a well-representative diversity of organisms that usually have an effect on people. This e-book organizes a posh set of subject matters into an comprehensible and easy-to-read layout that may aid readers study extra approximately parasitic infections and the way to successfully gather and get ready samples, assisting within the prognosis of parasitosis. the sophisticated transformations among related parasitic organisms are all defined in an easy and simply understood demeanour, expanding the possibility that readers can be capable of get better the parasites, organize them for identity and, consequently, be certain powerful therapy.

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Download Violence in America: A Public Health Approach by Mark L. Rosenberg, Mary Ann Fenley PDF

By Mark L. Rosenberg, Mary Ann Fenley

Harm is the best reason for years of power existence misplaced within the usa, and one 3rd of all deadly accidents are as a result intentional accidents or violence. this present day, public healthiness officers have pointed out violence as similar in significance and impression to such past epidemics as smallpox, tuberculosis, and syphilis. This quantity bargains a landmark evaluate of the matter of violence from a public well-being point of view. Its goals is either to explain what's identified approximately violence in our society, and to steer the way in which in the direction of concerning overall healthiness pros in either research and motion. The authors, all the world over identified specialists of their fields, research baby, wife, and elder abuse; sexual attack and rape; suicide; assaultive violence; and murder. to every subject they create an research of key matters in epidemiology, causal and danger components, results, and interventions. This well timed paintings could be a precious source for public healthiness execs, criminologists, sociologists, social staff, educators, and all these focused on violence in our groups.

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Download Dynamical biostatistical models by Daniel Commenges, Helene Jacqmin-Gadda PDF

By Daniel Commenges, Helene Jacqmin-Gadda

Dynamical Biostatistical Models provides statistical types and techniques for the research of longitudinal facts. The e-book specializes in types for interpreting repeated measures of quantitative and qualitative variables and occasions heritage, together with survival and multistate versions. lots of the complex equipment, equivalent to multistate and joint types, will be utilized utilizing SAS or R software.

The publication describes complicated regression types that come with the time measurement, similar to mixed-effect versions, survival versions, multistate types, and joint versions for repeated measures and time-to-event facts. It additionally explores the potential for unifying those types via a stochastic procedure viewpoint and introduces the dynamic method of causal inference.

Drawing on a lot in their personal wide examine, the authors use 3 major examples during the textual content to demonstrate epidemiological questions and methodological concerns. Readers will see how each one process is utilized to actual facts and the way to interpret the results.

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Download The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Baylisascaris by Icon Health Publications PDF

By Icon Health Publications

This sourcebook has been created for sufferers who've made up our minds to make schooling and Internet-based examine a vital part of the remedy approach. even though it offers info helpful to medical professionals, caregivers and different wellbeing and fitness pros, it additionally tells sufferers the place and the way to seem for info protecting nearly all subject matters on the topic of baylisascaris an infection, from the necessities to the main complicated components of study. The identify of this ebook contains the observe respectable. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, govt, and peer-reviewed study. chosen readings from quite a few corporations are reproduced to provide you the various most up-to-date reputable details on hand to this point on baylisascaris an infection. Following an introductory bankruptcy, the sourcebook is prepared into 3 components. half I: THE necessities; bankruptcy 1. The necessities on Baylisascaris an infection: guidance; bankruptcy 2. looking information; half II. APPENDICES; Appendix A. gaining knowledge of Your medicinal drugs; Appendix B. discovering nutrients; Appendix C. discovering scientific Libraries; Appendix D. Your Rights and assurance; on-line GLOSSARIES; BAYLISASCARIS an infection thesaurus; INDEX. similar themes comprise: Baylisascaris procyonis.

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