This fourth edition of the anthrax guidelines encompasses a systematic review of the extensive new scientific literature and relevant publications up to end 2007 including all the new information that emerged in the 3-4 years after the anthrax letter events. This updated edition provides information on the disease and its importance, its etiology and ecology, and offers guidance on the detection, diagnostic, epidemiology, disinfection and decontamination, treatment and prophylaxis procedures, as well as control and surveillance processes for anthrax in humans and animals. With two rounds of a rigorous peer-review process, it is a relevant source of information for the management of anthrax in humans and animals.(1990a) and turnbull aamp; Kramer (1991), as well as various editions of Bergeya#39;s Manual of systematic bacteriology. ... B. anthracis appears to be unable to survive and is negative in this test. using the commercial APi 20e system, Logan et al.
|Title||:||Anthrax in Humans and Animals|
|Author||:||World Health Organization|
|Publisher||:||World Health Organization - 2008|