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Author Tyshenko, Michael G. (Michael George), 1964- author.

Title SARS unmasked : risk communication of pandemics and influenza in Canada / Michael G. Tyshenko ; with assistance from Cathy Paterson.

Publication Info. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2010]


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xii, 451 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 34
McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 34.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-440) and index.
Contents Part one: SARS in Canada. SARS timeline : what happened when in Canada -- Emergency room culture and dealing with SARS -- Properties of coronaviruses and factors contributing to SARS transmission -- The SARS experience -- The social amplification of risk and SARS as a risk issue -- The stigma of SARS and its effect on people and places -- The need for sex- and gender-sensitive supports for healthcare workers during infectious disease outbreaks -- SARS hospitals and infectious disease response -- Public SARS reports : recommendations from expert panels -- Part two: Risk Communication and pandemic disease. Risk communication of SARS in Canada -- SARS and risk communication in other affected countries -- Avian influenza -- Emergancy preparedness for future pandemics : lessons from SARS.
Note Print version record.
Subject Health risk communication -- Canada.
Communicable diseases -- Risk factors -- Canada.
SARS (Disease) -- Ontario -- Toronto.
SARS (Disease) -- Risk factors -- Canada.
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome -- epidemiology.
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome -- prevention & control.
Disease Notification -- methods.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control.
Information Dissemination.
Risk Factors.
Risques pour la santé -- Communication -- Canada.
Maladies infectieuses -- Facteurs de risque -- Canada.
Syndrome respiratoire aigu sévère -- Ontario -- Toronto.
Syndrome respiratoire aigu sévère -- Facteurs de risque -- Canada.
MEDICAL -- Forensic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
Health risk communication. (OCoLC)fst00953269
SARS (Disease) (OCoLC)fst01102773
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Ontario -- Toronto. (OCoLC)fst01205798
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Paterson, Cathy, author.
Other Form: Print version: Tyshenko, Michael G. (Michael George), 1964- SARS unmasked. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2010 9780773536173 (DLC) 2010282057 (OCoLC)427676560
ISBN 9780773576858 (electronic book)
0773576851 (electronic book)
9780773536173 (bound)
0773536175 (bound)
9780773536180 (paperback)
0773536183 (paperback)
Standard No. AU@ 000053308645
DEBBG BV040883348
DEBBG BV043089224
DEBBG BV044186737
DEBSZ 421496274
DEBSZ 449734595
GBVCP 80356936X
NZ1 15576633

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