Scientific article

Mesures à prendre avant un voyage au tiers monde

ContributorsHirschel, Bernard
Published inSchweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, vol. 114, no. 29, p. 1015-1018
Publication date1984

Imported diseases are classified according to risk of exposure, gravity, and prophylaxis. An algorithm is suggested which produces specific suggestions for prevention on the basis of the answers to three questions: 1) where are you going?, 2) how long are you staying there? and 3) what are you doing there?

  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Developing Countries
  • Humans
  • Parasitic Diseases/prevention & control
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Protozoan Infections/prevention & control
  • Travel
  • Tropical Medicine
Citation (ISO format)
HIRSCHEL, Bernard. Mesures à prendre avant un voyage au tiers monde. In: Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 1984, vol. 114, n° 29, p. 1015–1018.
ISSN of the journal0036-7672

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