MCQs in Travel Medicine by Dom ColbertMCQs in Travel Medicine by Dom Colbert

MCQs in Travel Medicine

byDom Colbert

Paperback | January 25, 2013

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Specifically written for those preparing for examinations and practitioners in travel medicine, MCQs in Travel Medicine contains over 600 multiple choice questions with detailed explanations which both teach and challenge the reader.Questions are group by topic which is ideal for revision, enabling you to focus on specific areas including adventure travel, travellers' diarrhoea, malaria, sexually transmitted disease, and drugs used in travel medicine. The style and format of the questions mirror the format of the examquestions, and the book includes a self-test to aid revision. This easy-to-read comprehensive book is ideally suited for those in busy day-to-day practices and those preparing for examinations in travel medicine including the Certificate Exam of the International Society of Travel Medicine.
Dom Colbert has worked extensively in Africa, the Far East and the Caribbean in a voluntary capacity in mission hospitals and has served in many famines and disasters. In 1977 Dom founded the VSA (Voluntary Service Abroad) so that medical electives could work in poor countries. As part of the College of Surgeons of East, Central and So...
Title:MCQs in Travel MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0 inPublished:January 25, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199664528

ISBN - 13:9780199664528

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Setting up a Travel ClinicSection 2: Epidemiological and Geographical ConsiderationsSection 3: Selected ArthropodsSection 4: Common Gastrointestinal WormsSection 5: VaccinesSection 6: Pre-Travel ConsultationSection 7: Protecting the SkinSection 8: Special GroupsSection 9: Adventure TravellersSection 10: Special ActivitiesSection 11: Fish HazardsSection 12: Air TravelSection 13: Medical Care OverseasSection 14: Specific Medical Risks for the TravellerSection 15: Selected Medical Risks in the TropicsSection 16: The Returned TravellerSection 17: Psychiatric and Behavioural ProblemsSection 18: Drugs and TravelSection 19: Self-TestAppendix