Written by specialists in the field of travel medicine the 2/Edition odf this title delivers sound travel helath advice in a strongly visual, comprehensive format. The Atlas is divided into 3 sections. Section one provides general advice on such topics as water, food, and personal hygiene, accidents, animal and insect bites, parasitic infection and medical coverage and insurance. Section two is disease specific and conveys need-to-know information on malaria, hepatits A, hepatitis B, typhoid, yellow fever, meningitis, schistosomiasis (Bilharzia infection), dengue, polio, Japanese B encephalitis, tick-bone encephalitis, rabies and traveller's diarrhoea. Section three presents country-specific immunization advice, malaria advice and precautions and a selection of other health considerations. Also included are a map and a weather chart for each country.