© 1978


A Geomedical Monograph


Part of the Medizinische Länderkunde / Geomedical Monograph Series book series (LÄNDERKUNDE, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. H. J. Diesfeld, H. K. Hecklau
    Pages 1-2
  3. H. J. Diesfeld, H. K. Hecklau
    Pages 2-26
  4. H. J. Diesfeld, H. K. Hecklau
    Pages 26-43
  5. H. J. Diesfeld, H. K. Hecklau
    Pages 44-78
  6. H. J. Diesfeld, H. K. Hecklau
    Pages 92-92
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 93-138

About this book


municable Disease Control, Dr. Itotia, Director of the The geomedical monograph on Kenya continues the National Public Health Laboratories, Dr. J. M. D. Ro­ series of Regional Studies in Geographical Medicine berts, Head of the Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, founded by Ernst Rodenwaldt in 1965, which may be considered as supplementing the World Atlas of Epidem­ and to Mr. Ted Abukuse, Chief Statistician at the Minis­ ic Diseases of the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences. Since try of Health, Nairobi. The authors offer their particular thanks for support the appearance of the first volume in 1967 the series has and valuable suggestions to Dr. 1. C. Vogel, formerly been edited by Helmut]. Jusatz under the aegis of the Professor of Community Health in the Medical Faculty Mathematical and Natural Sciences Class of the Heidel­ berg Academy of Sciences. at the University of Nairobi and member of the Royal The authors wish to express their thanks to the edi­ Tropical Institute, Amsterdam. Thanks are due to the Survey of Kenya for their willingness to allow the au­ tor for his suggestion that they should undertake this thors to reproduce some maps in the National Atlas of kind of teamwork, and to acknowledge with gratitude Kenya. The authors extend their thanks to their col­ the manner in which Professor Jusatz ensured the most league, Professor S. H.


Economic classification Geomedizin Health services Kenia /Geographie Kenia /Medizin, Gesundheitswesen Socioeconomic classification ecology geography hydrology infectious disease Malaria Schistosomiasis tuberculosis

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Instituts für Tropenhygiene und öffentliches Gesundheitswesen am Südasien-InstitutUniversität HeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Fachgruppe Geographie des Fachbereichs IIIUniversität TrierGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Kenya
  • Book Subtitle A Geomedical Monograph
  • Authors H.J. Diesfeld
    H.K. Hecklau
  • Series Title Medizinische Länderkunde / Geomedical Monograph Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1978
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-08729-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-66937-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-66935-4
  • Series ISSN 0076-6151
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 138
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Medicine/Public Health, general
    Earth Sciences, general
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