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Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases

Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases

"Communicable diseases and public health including epidemiology and risk, diagnosis, therapy, health promotion and disease prevention"

An excellent gateway to all current research on public health and communicable disease

Now available - complete access to the archive for this journal click here for more information

Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases (AHCD) is a fully searchable abstract database of internationally published research in communicable diseases and public health including epidemiology and risk, diagnosis, therapy, health promotion and disease prevention.

AHCD brings you the latest information on patients and populations in the developed world and temperate climates. The database also includes information on disease vectors, epidemiology of non-infectious diseases (including those caused by environmental factors) and rural health.

Each week the online version delivers around 1100 highly-targeted, searchable summaries covering key English and non-English language journal articles, reports, conferences, theses and books about infectious diseases and public health.

Created and indexed by subject specialists AHCD provides access to these abstracts alongside comprehensive indexing, classification codes, taxonomies, thesauri and other data mining functionalities.

The database includes a fully searchable backfile to 1977 of over 600,000 research summaries. Around 60,000 new summaries are added each year, bringing  to your fingertips a wealth of current and seminal research.

Between 350 and 400 selected abstracts from AHCD are also available monthly in print with author, subject and serials cited indexes

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Aspects covered in Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases include:
  • - bacterial diseases
    • - chronic diseases, especially cancer, heart diseases, diabetes and obesity
    • - community health
      • - diagnosis
      • - disease prevention
      - disease transmission
      • - environmental health including food safety
      • - epidemiology and risk
          • - health promotion
        - medical entomology
      - mycoses
  • - parasitoses
  • - public health, including nutrition
  • - rural health
  • - therapy
  • - viral and prion diseases
    • - zoonoses
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View CABI's journal selection criteria for CAB Abstracts and Global Health

Updates to the below Serials Cited list are produced monthly. Designation of Open Access publications are currently available in the downloadable version.

Instructions for submitting a journal and an online form are available.

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Title ISSN
Yakugaku Zasshi = Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan 0031-6903
Yamaguchi Journal of Veterinary Medicine 0388-9335
Yeast 0749-503X
Yemeni Journal for Medical Sciences 2227-961X
Yiyong Shengwu Lixue / Journal of Medical Biomechanics 1004-7220
Yonago Acta Medica 0513-5710
Yonsei Medical Journal 0513-5796
Youth Studies Australia 1038-2569
Yüzüncü Yil Üniversitesi Journal of Agricultural Sciences 1308-7576