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Selendy, Janine M. H.

Water and Sanitation-Related Diseases and the Changing Environment: Challenges, Interventions, and Preventive Measures

Selendy, Janine M. H. - Water and Sanitation-Related Diseases and the Changing Environment: Challenges, Interventions, and Preventive Measures, ebook

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The revised and updated second edition of Water and Sanitation Related Diseases and the Changing Environment offers an interdisciplinary guide to the conditions responsible for water and sanitation related diseases. The authors discuss the pathogens, vectors, and their biology, morbidity and mortality that result from a lack of safe water and sanitation. The text also explores the distribution of these diseases and the conditions that must be met to reduce or eradicate them.

The text includes contributions from authorities from the fields of climate change, epidemiology, environmental health, environmental engineering, global health, medicine, medical anthropology, nutrition, population, and public health. Covers the causes of individual diseases with basic information about the diseases and data on the distribution, prevalence, and incidence as well as interconnected factors such as environmental factors. The authors cover access to and maintenance of clean water, and guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta, and grey water, plus examples of solutions.

Written for students, and professionals in infectious disease, public health and medicine, chemical and environmental engineering, and international affairs, the second edition of Water and Sanitation Related Diseases and the Changing Environment isa comprehensive resource to the conditions responsible for water and sanitation related diseases.

Keywords:

Guide to Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Understanding Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Text on Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Book on Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Water and Sanitation Related Diseases and the Environment: Interventions for Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Preventative Measures  for Water and Sanitation Related Diseases; Water Sanitation and Hygiene; Open-Defecation and water sanitation; Ensuring access to water and sanitation for all; The Effects of Population on the Depletion of Fresh Water; Climate Change and Human Health; Changing Geographic Distribution of Disease Vectors; Water and Sanitation and Infectious Diarrhea; Malnutrition and Under nutrition and water sanitation; water sanitation-related diseases; water related diseases; sanitation related diseases; water sanitation and climate change; safe use of wastewater; infectious diseases and water

, Microbiology & Virology, Applied Microbiology, Microbiology & Virology, Applied Microbiology
Author(s)
Editor
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2019
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
344 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119416180
Printed ISBN
9781119416210

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