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Reviewed by: Herman Kosasih, MD, Dengue Researcher, Jakarta, Indonesia
Review posted 20 July 2005
Review No. 50

CD-ROM Information

Content: The CD-ROM includes 10 interactive tutorials that provide an illustrated introduction to dengue worldwide.
Publication Date: 1 May 2005
Audience: The CD-ROM content is aimed at medical and life science students, their teachers, healthcare professionals, academics, and researchers.

Size: 227MB
Price: 5/US$9 developing country rate; 120/US$195 institutional rate; 30/US$55 individual rate
Manual needed: No
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Review Summary

This dengue multimedia CD-ROM is a very comprehensive and user-friendly tool for students, lecturers, clinicians, nurses, epidemiologists, entomologists, and pubic health sector officers. The resources were compiled by experts in their respective fields, and presented in text, pictures, animations, and videos. The interactive learning tools easily engage users in the content which covers all the textbook aspects of dengue, from the molecular level to public health, pathogenesis, and treatment. The interactive structure of the CD-ROM enables users to find answers to questions and makes reference materials readily available to those who need to study further. This CD-ROM is extremely useful for lecturers and health care providers in developing countries because it offers attractive and updated materials for teaching and selecting accurate treatment.

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