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The Resource Divining without seeds : the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa, Iruka N. Okeke

Divining without seeds : the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa, Iruka N. Okeke

Label
Divining without seeds : the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa
Title
Divining without seeds
Title remainder
the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Iruka N. Okeke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Infectious disease is the most common cause of illness in Africa, yet health practitioners often fail to identify causative microorganisms in most patients. Iruka Okeke argues that there is a pressing need to improve laboratory diagnostics
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okeke, Iruka N.
Dewey number
616.07/50967
Index
index present
LC call number
RB37
LC item number
.O44 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 E-406
  • WC 25
Series statement
The culture and politics of health care work
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diagnosis, Laboratory
  • Medical laboratories
  • Clinical medicine
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Laboratories
  • Clinical Medicine
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Clinical medicine
  • Diagnosis, Laboratory
  • Medical laboratories
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
Label
Divining without seeds : the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa, Iruka N. Okeke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of sight -- Fever : is it malaria? -- Fever : beyond malaria -- Drug resistance -- Viral hemorrhagic fevers -- Detecting covert infection ahead of the final diagnosis -- Diagnostic certainty and disease control -- Origins and outlook of diagnostic insufficiency in Africa -- Conclusion : the feasibility of laboratory diagnosis in African settings
Control code
732957096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 222 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801460906
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4rxfn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957096
Label
Divining without seeds : the case for strengthening laboratory medicine in Africa, Iruka N. Okeke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of sight -- Fever : is it malaria? -- Fever : beyond malaria -- Drug resistance -- Viral hemorrhagic fevers -- Detecting covert infection ahead of the final diagnosis -- Diagnostic certainty and disease control -- Origins and outlook of diagnostic insufficiency in Africa -- Conclusion : the feasibility of laboratory diagnosis in African settings
Control code
732957096
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 222 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801460906
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4rxfn
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732957096

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