Shekhar, K C (1995) Food-borne parasitoses in Malaysia epidemiological assessment and research needs. Journal of the Royal Society of Health, 115 (3). pp. 178-85. ISSN 0264-0325Full text not available from this repository.
Food-borne parasitic zoonoses have emerged as a major public health problem in many countries and are posing a medical challenge. They are not only important from the economic point of view but also because of their severe sequelae. In Malaysia, these parasitoses are a tip of an iceberg problem. The article documents all the food-borne parasitic zoonoses reported in Malaysia. An epidemiological assessment of the diseases with research needs is highlighted.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Journal of the Royal Society of Health|
|Additional Information:||Dept of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Cysticercosis/epidemiology; Cysticercosis/parasitology; Documentation|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||07 Jun 2011 09:13|
|Last Modified:||07 Jun 2011 09:13|
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