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Management and treatment of tropical diseases

Brian Gilmore Maegraith

Management and treatment of tropical diseases

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Published by Blackwell Scientific in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tropics -- Diseases and hygiene.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibl. - Index.

    Statementedited by B.G. Maegraith and H.M. Gilles.
    ContributionsGilles, Herbert M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC961
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi,786,(10)p. :
    Number of Pages786
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21579099M
    ISBN 100632059303

    Within 10 years, a laboratory was built and AFRIMS established the reputation of being a major force in tropical medical research. In the s, the lab played a crucial role in researching and developing treatment for tropical diseases inflicting the military serving in the Vietnam War.


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