Seasonal communicable diseases. An information booklet
AbstractDescription: Majority of communicable diseases follow a seasonal pattern due to conducive environment that is available to the microorganisms to propagate and infect human beings. Simple preventive measures before the onset of disease specific season and use of effective control measures during illnesses can substantially reduce morbidity and mortality due to these diseases. The information booklet is of greater use to expatriates. Though the booklet has been designed for New Delhi but is of equal use in other settings where the seasonality may differ but the interventions shall remain same.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2007). Seasonal communicable diseases. An information booklet. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/205884