Chapter 2 Global Challenges of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

@inproceedings{Krmer2017Chapter2G,
  title={Chapter 2 Global Challenges of Infectious Disease Epidemiology},
  author={Alexander Kr{\"a}mer and Md Mobarak Hossain Khan},
  year={2017}
}
As we have seen in the last chapter, infectious and parasitic diseases are major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide, particularly in developing countries. Approximately 26% of global deaths and 26% of global burden of disease were attributed to infectious diseases in 2001 (Lopez et al. 2006; see Chapter 1). One in two deaths that are mostly… CONTINUE READING