Malaria and other Vector-Borne Illnesses

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology

Publication Date


Document Type

Book Chapter


Immunology of Infectious Disease | Infectious Disease | Parasitic Diseases | Parasitology


Book chapter discusses general principles, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of malaria, West Nile virus, Tularemia, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Babesiosis, Ehrlichiosis, and Anaplasmosis.


Zivna I and Ellison RT III. Malaria and other vector-borne illnesses. In: Irwin RS and Rippe JM ed. Manual of Intensive Care Medicine, 6th edition, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2013:515-520. Preview this chapter on Google Books.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Infectious Diseases and Immunology Publications and Presentations