This thought-provoking biography of tuberculosis presents medical, historical, and social perspectives on this reemergent threat.
· Includes images of people and events that are important to the history of TB, as well as those that illustrate various aspects of TB, from microscopic views of bacteria to an example of a Christmas Seal
· Presents a World Health Organization map of the 22 countries that carry 80 percent of the global TB burden
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In the United States, tuberculosis seems a disease of times past. Yet globally, approximately two billion people are infected with TB, making it, arguably, the world's most lethal infectious disease. With the emergence of HIV co-infection and new, multidrug-resistant strains of TB, has this historical scourge once again gotten the upper hand?About the Author:
Carol A. Dyer, MS, ELS, is a science writer and board-certified editor in the life sciences.
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