Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorDavid H.MorseMS, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
edited by Michael Eddleston and Stephen Pierini, 646 pp, with illus, paper, $39.95, ISBN 0-19-262772-4, New York, NY, Oxford University Press, 1999.
This first edition of the Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine contains a table of contents, a foreword by David Heymann, a comprehensive list of abbreviations, 18 chapters, including an introduction, important contact addresses for various organizations, an index, and approximately 30 tables, 125 figures, and 200 boxes. There is no bibliography or glossary, but there is ample space for inserting or making additional notes on local conditions, protocols, and schedules.
Leggat PA. Tropical MedicineOxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine. JAMA. 2000;284(17):2251-2252. doi:10.1001/jama.284.17.2251-JBK1101-3-1