he cholera outbreak getting - back to the basics?

Abd Razak, Dzulkifli (1996) he cholera outbreak getting - back to the basics? The Sun.

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FOODRELATED POISONING CAN BE described as a chain of events. It normally starts from a single source and tends to spread via the methods of food production, preparation, storage, distribution and lastly, consumption. Perhaps the recent cholera panic is a case in point, coming allegedly from ice suppliers spreading eventually throughout the state of Penang, and finally the whole nation. In every one of this situation, the challenge is to break out of the chain of events. This is easier said than done because the nature and incidence of poisoning can also be influenced by agricultural practices, food technology in industry and at home, as well as other ecological, environmental, socioeconomic and cultural practices.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA1190-1270 Toxicology. Poisons
Divisions: Koleksi Naib Canselor (Vice Chancellor Collection) > Profesor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak > Newspaper Clippings
Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
Date Deposited: 03 May 2017 05:02
Last Modified: 03 May 2017 05:02
URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/33765

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