Chapter

The Summing Up

Jeanne Guillemin

in Anthrax

Published by University of California Press

Published in print December 1999 | ISBN: 9780520222045
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520927100 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520222045.003.0023
The Summing Up

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This chapter summarizes the findings of the research team, and notes the comments and opinions of Deputy Minister Burgasov on the draft of the author's epidemiology article. It discusses Burgasov's questions on why there were no people in Compound 19 who were infected if they were in the path of the wind and the relevance of the timing of the animal outbreak. The chapter also discusses the three men who were linked to the outbreak, namely Burgasov, Dr. Nikiforov, and Dr. Bezdenezhnikh, and presents an outline of the events during the early stages of the outbreak.

Keywords: epidemiology article; findings; Compound 19; animal outbreak; Deputy Minister Burgasov; Dr. Nikiforov; Dr. Bezdeneznikh

Chapter.  4236 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Anthropology

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