Links & References
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Works Cited:

1. Cox, Neil H., and Gary M. White. Diseases of the Skin. Philadelphia: Elsevier Inc., 2006.

2. "Fact Sheet: Scabies." Division of Parasitic Diseases, CDC. 28 April 2006. http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dpd/parasites/scabies/factsht_scabies.htm

3. Fawcett, Robert S., M.D., M.S. "Ivermectin Use in Scabies." American Family Physician 68.6 (2003).

4. Flinders, David C., M.D., and Peter De Schweinitz, M.D. "Pediculosis and Scabies." American Family Physician 69.2 (2004).

5. Habif, Thomas P. Skin Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment. St. Louis, MO: Mosby, Inc., 2001.

6. Johnston, Graham and Mike Sladden. "Scabies: diagnosis and treatment."BMJ 331 (2005): 619-622.

7. Newcomer, Victor D., M.D., and Edward M. Young, M.D., eds. Geriatric Dermatology: Clinical Diagnosis and Practical Therapy. New York: IGAKU-SHOIN Medical Publishers, Inc., 1989.

8. Orkin, Milton, M.D., et al. Scabies and Pediculosis. New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1977.

9. "Scabies." Medical Information for Patients. 28 April 2006. http://www.medinfo.co.uk/conditions/scabies.html

10. "Scabies." Public Resource Center, American Academy of Dermatology. 28 April 2006. http://www.aad.org/public/Publications/pamphlets/Scabies.htm

11. Sterling, Glenn B. "Scabies - History, Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations, Diagnosis, Treatment." American Family Physician Oct. 1992. 28 April 2006. http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m3225/is_n4_v46/ai_12755280

12. "Water-related Diseases: Scabies." Water Sanitation and Health, WHO. 28 April 2006. http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/diseases/scabies/en/

13. Weedon, David, M.D. Skin Pathology. New York: Pearson Professional Limited, 1997.

Images:

Home page - Left: http://www.aad.org/public/Publications/pamphlets/Scabies.htm , Right: Cox, Diseases 567

Introduction - Top right: Cox, Diseases 565, Bottom Left: Habif, Skin Disease 239, Bottom Right: Cox, Diseases 565

History - Aristotle: http://www.utm.edu/research/iep/images/aristotle.jpg, St. Hildegard: http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y61/theselector/StHildegarde.jpg, Bonomo: http://www.francescoredi.it/Database/redi/redi.nsf/pagine/96CCC0FF66FBCE34C12569F40038DCA1/$File/imgB.gif, Mite: Orkin, Scabies 89

Morphology - Top: http://www.safe2use.com/pests/scabies/gifs/real-scabie.jpg Middle: Orkin, Scabies 11, Bottom: http://dermatology.wustl.edu/dermsub/caseofmonth/PageMill_Images/10-97c-Scabies-egg.jpg

Life Cycle - http://www.dpd.cdc.gov/dpdx/images/ParasiteImages/S-Z/Scabies/Scabies_LifeCycle.gif

Hosts - Top Left: Cox, Diseases 565, Top Right: http://www.Scabies/ScabiesWeb/humanhost.jpg , Dog: http://www.thepetcenter.com/exa/mites_ear_1.jpg

Transmission - Top: http://www.aad.org/public/Publications/pamphlets/Scabies.htm Bottom: Newcomer, Geriatric 341

Clinical Presentation - Top Right, Left: Orkin, Scabies 15, Burrows Right, Left: Habif, Skin Disease 237, Inflammation Left: Habif, Skin Disease 239, Inflammation Right: Orkin, Scabies 18, Nodular (all): Cox, Diseases 566, Norwegian Top, Bottom: Cox, Diseases 570

Diagnosis - Orkin, Scabies 91-92

Management & Treatment - Ivermectin: http://www.rxlist.com/cgi/images/ivermectin.gif Permethrin: http://www.mst.dk/udgiv/publications/2004/87-7614-274-4/html/images/s167.gif Lindane: http://bsd.cme.msu.edu/bsd/data/chemicals/lindane.gif

Epidemiology - Cox, Diseases 565-567

Public Health Implications - http://www.who.int/violenceprevention/approach/en/public_health.gif