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What version or edition is this?
This is the 18th edition with a publication date of 12/30/2004.
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The Control of Communicable Diseases Manual is the most widely recognized sourcebook on infectious diseases. The new 18 th edition, available in June, addresses concerns about the impact of communicable diseases around the globe as communicable diseases, new and unknown, continue to thrive, kill, maim and surprise the masses. Among the diseases addressed in the new edition is a chapter on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). The emergence of this disease so clearly demonstrates that every country is vulnerable and that the impact of this communicable disease has been felt worldwide. Provided in detail in the 18th edition of CCDM is accurate, informative text for public health workers in official and voluntary health agencies, including those serving in the armed forces and other governmental agencies, and for all students of medicine. Each listing in this easy to read, easy to understand manual includes identification, infectious agent, occurrence, mode of transm