About the book
The book - Rare Diseases is aimed at documenting information about certain diseases that occasionally occur or may be strange, it may have been witnessed before or re-emerged, it will espouse its fatalities, treatment options, and its containment. It will contain information on possible cause or outbreak, point of its discovery, nature of the disease, infection rate, possible causative agents and life span, information about conditions enabling its spread. The book will contain information on the effect of the disease on age group, color, sex, and occupation. Climate and environmental parameters that aid the survival of the causative organisms and their transmission will be discussed. The book will also contain information on cultural practices that exacerbate the outbreak, progression, and fatalities of disease.
Finally, the book will contain information on drugs, herbal products, and supplements for treatment. Possible patient medical history and genetic make-up in relation to the disease can be a piece of important information. Advice on personal and community hygiene for effective prevention and treatment in an emerging scenario. Public health and policymakers are responsible for the prevention and management of outbreaks of rare diseases to ensure minimal fatalities, this will also be highlighted.