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Title Anthrax detection : analyses and select studies of sampling methods / Corin M. Arnaud, editor.

Publication Info. New York : Nova Science, [2013]
2013

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (101 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Allergies and infectious diseases
Allergies and infectious diseases.
Note Included in accompanying DVD: False negative rate and other performance measures of a sponge-wipe surface sampling method for low contaminant concentrations / Sandia National Laboratories; Experimental design for a sponge-wipe study to relate the recovery efficiency and false negative rate to the concentration of a Bacillus anthracis surrogate for six surface materials / U.S. Dept. of Energy; Laboratory studies on surface sampling of Bacillus anthracis contamination : summary, gaps, and recommendations / U.S. Dept. of Energy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents ANTHRAX DETECTION: ANALYSES AND SELECT STUDIES OF SAMPLING METHODS (WITH ACCOMPANYING DVD); Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: ANTHRAX: DHS FACES CHALLENGES IN VALIDATING METHODS FOR SAMPLE COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS; ABBREVIATIONS; WHY GAO DID THIS STUDY; WHAT GAO RECOMMENDS; WHAT GAO FOUND; BACKGROUND; VSPWG HAS TAKEN SEVERAL ACTIONS TO ADDRESS GAO'S RECOMMENDATIONS; VSPWG'S VALIDATION STUDIES ON METHODS ARE NOT YET COMPLETE; VSPWG'S SEVERAL CHALLENGES IN COMPLETING VALIDATION; CONCLUSIONS; RECOMMENDATIONS; AGENCY COMMENTS AND OUR EVALUATION.
APPENDIX I. OBJECTIVES, SCOPE, AND METHODOLOGYAPPENDIX II. SELECT AGENTS AND TOXINS; APPENDIX III. A FRAMEWORK FOR SAMPLING DESIGN; APPENDIX IV. THE COMBINED JUDGMENTAL AND RANDOM SAMPLING APPROACH; APPENDIX V. MICROBIAL FORENSIC HEALTHSINVESTIGATIONS' OBJECTIVES DIFFER FROM PUBLIC HEALTH'S; APPENDIX VI. STUDIES OF ENVIRONMENTALSAMPLING METHODS; APPENDIX VII. INTERAGENCY VALIDATION PROJECT FUNDING, FISCAL YEARS 2005-13; APPENDIX VIII. PERFORMANCE PARAMETERS; INDEX.
Subject Anthrax.
Bacillus anthracis.
Environmental sampling.
Anthrax. (OCoLC)fst00810163
Bacillus anthracis. (OCoLC)fst00825055
Environmental sampling. (OCoLC)fst00913467
HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / General
MEDICAL / Clinical Medicine
MEDICAL / Diseases
MEDICAL / Evidence-Based Medicine
MEDICAL / Internal Medicine
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Arnaud, Corin M., editor.
Other Form: Print version: Anthrax detection 1624171818 (DLC) 2012540796 (OCoLC)819508578
ISBN 9781624171826 electronic bk.
1624171826 electronic bk.
1624171818
9781624171819
Standard No. DEBBG BV042792574
DEBSZ 446482072
DEBSZ 449554570
DEBSZ 454920865
AU@ 000062329986

 
    
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