Management of missionaries and their families

Steele, R. W. (1999) Management of missionaries and their families. Infections in Medicine, 16 10: 653-658.

Author Steele, R. W.
Title Management of missionaries and their families
Journal name Infections in Medicine   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0749-6524
Publication date 1999-10-01
Year available 1999
Sub-type Article (original research)
Open Access Status Not Open Access
Volume 16
Issue 10
Start page 653
End page 658
Total pages 6
Place of publication Norwalk, CT, United States
Publisher CMP Medica
Language eng
Abstract Missionaries and their families are a unique group warranting aggressive preventive medical intervention for infectious diseases. Preparation for travel must include careful counseling and optimal use of vaccines and chemoprophylaxis. For infants and very young children, data defining safety and efficacy of these agents are often limited. However, accumulated experience suggests that young family members usually may be managed similarly to older children and adults.
Keyword Immunization
Infections, endemic
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Medicine Publications
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