Anthrax as a Biological Weapon: An Old Disease That Poses a New Threat

Tasota, Frederick J.; Henker, Richard A.; Hoffman, Leslie A.
October 2002
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2002, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p21
Academic Journal
Discusses the zoonotic disease called anthrax that can be used by bioterrorists. Herbivores where anthrax most commonly occurs; Factors that are thought to help maintain the organism in sufficient quantities to promote infection; Anthrax in the U.S.; Clinical features and diagnosis of anthrax.


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