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Cover for Theatre practice.

In this chapter topics on aseptic awareness, surgical scrubbing, drying of hands in an aseptic manner, gowning and gloving aseptically, draping a patient ready for surgery were discussed to prepare students when they act as a scrub assistant, a circulating assistant and/or later as a surgeon in...

Author(s)
Brown, F.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391629)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Rodent pests and their control.

This updated 2nd edition, two decades after the publication of the first edition, combines information from the latest scientific research on rodent pests and their control. It includes 19 chapters discussing: the natural history of rodents and preadaptations to pestilence; commensal rodents;...

Author(s)
Buckle, A.; Smith, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book
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Cover for Rodent control in practice: protection of humans and animal health.

This chapter discusses the rodent-control strategies in municipal and householder premises, integrated pest management, and best practice and audit schemes. Rodent control in food processing and production units as well as livestock units, and control options for domestic/household and small...

Author(s)
Meyer, A. N.; Kaukeinen, D. E.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Dengue infections in travelers.

This book chapter examines the increasing role of travel in the evolving epidemiology of dengue. It describes historical aspects of travel and dengue infection, the risk of dengue for travellers, the clinical manifestations of dengue in travellers, protection measures for travellers against dengue, ...

Author(s)
Wilder-Smith, A.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939649)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for List of communicable diseases.

This chapter provides a comprehensive list of infectious diseases of humans, which are presented in tabular form and listed in alphabetical order by the most commonly used name. Agents are: arboviruses; bacteria; ectoparasites; fungi; helminths (but not nematodes); nematodes; prions; protozoa;...

Author(s)
Webber, R.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647425)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Health benefits of organic food: effects of the environment.

This book is the result of a Workshop. The objective of this Workshop was to address three key issues: the quantifiable effects of organic in comparison with conventionally produced food on human health; the environment impact on these possible health benefits; and how the public perceives these...

Author(s)
Givens, I.; Baxter, S.; Minihane, A. M.; Shaw, E.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934590)
Type
Book; Conference proceedings
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Building capacity for compliance with evolving food safety and agricultural health standards.

This chapter discusses the challenges developing countries are facing in meeting sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) requirements and their need for support in capacity building. First, there is a brief discussion of the range of SPS requirements that exporters from developing countries face when they ...

Author(s)
Meer, K. van der
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931858)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Protective effects of tea on human health.

This book provides information on the preventive and therapeutic value of tea against different diseases. It was conceived in order to provide the consuming public scientifically supported data on the health benefits of tea drinking and to inform tea scientists about the status of research in their ...

Author(s)
Jain, N. K.; Siddiqi, M. A.; Weisburger, J. H.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931124)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Protective effects of tea against lung/pulmonary ailments.

This chapter describes the beneficial health effects of tea and its components, particularly those concerning pulmonary complaints. The mechanisms of action of tea and its components in preventing and treating respiratory tract infections and lung cancer are briefly discussed. The results of human...

Author(s)
Yamada, H.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931124)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Prophylactic functions of tea catechins.

This chapter describes the beneficial health effects of tea and its components, including their antioxidative, antitumour, anti-hyperlipidaemic, anti-hypertensive, anti-hyperglycaemic, anti-microbial, bowel-modulating, and chemoprevention effects.

Author(s)
Hara, Y.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931124)
Type
Book chapter

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