ライム病の謎<br>Bull's-eye : Unraveling the Medical Mystery of Lyme Disease

ライム病の謎
Bull's-eye : Unraveling the Medical Mystery of Lyme Disease

  • ただいまウェブストアではご注文を受け付けておりません。 ⇒古書を探す
  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 285 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9780300098679
  • DDC分類 616.92

基本説明

This fascinating book not only tells the history of the discovery of Lyme disease over centuries and continents but also provides the latest information about the disease and its treatment.

Table of Contents

Preface                                            ix
Acknowledgments xii
Chronology xiv
A Family Under Siege 1 (8)
A Little Girl's Knee 9 (8)
The Broad Street Pump 17 (11)
An Appointment in New Haven 28 (8)
An Outbreak of Arthritis 36 (10)
An Outbreak of Dermatitis 46 (9)
The European Connection 55 (7)
Further Work in Europe 62 (10)
The Blind Men and the Elephant 72 (9)
The Connection with Ticks 81 (9)
An Intersection of Investigations 90 (12)
From the Alps to the Rockies 102(8)
To Treat or Not to Treat? 110(8)
The Scramble for the Cause 118(12)
The Culmination of Efforts 130(11)
Progress to the End of the 1980s 141(9)
A Geographical Expansion 150(10)
The Diagnostician's Dilemma 160(10)
Ambiguity in the Lab 170(9)
A Tick with Two Toxins 179(9)
Cracks in the Theory 188(11)
Another Paradigm 199(13)
Therapeutic Adventures 212(9)
Genomes and Vaccines 221(10)
Legal and Political Battles 231(12)
An Independent Reality 243(8)
Epilogue 251(4)
Appendix 255(4)
A: Symptoms of Lyme Disease 255(1)
B: Tick-Borne Diseases in Humans and 256(3)
Animals
Sources 259(16)
Glossary 275(4)
Index 279