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Advances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs

English · Hardback

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Informationen zum Autor EditorsStephen L. Doggett, Department of Medical Entomology, NSW Health Pathology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia.Dini M. Miller, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.Chow-Yang Lee, School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia. Klappentext The first comprehensive scholarly treatment of bed bugs since 1966This book updates and expands on existing material on bed bugs with an emphasis on the worldwide resurgence of both the common bed bug, Cimex lectularius L., and the tropical bed bug, Cimex hemipterus (F.). It incorporates extensive new data from a wide range of basic and applied research, as well as the recently observed medical, legal, and regulatory impacts of bed bugs. Advances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs offers new information on the basic science and advice on using applied management strategies and bed bug bioassay techniques. It also presents cutting-edge information on the major impacts that bed bugs have had on the medical, legal, housing and hotel industries across the world, as well as their impacts on public health.Advances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs offers chapters that cover the history of bed bugs; their global resurgence; their impact on society; their basic biology; how to manage them; the future of these pests; and more.* Provides up-to-date information for the professional pest manager on bed bug biology and management* Features contributions from 60 highly experienced and widely recognized experts, with 48 unique chapters* A one-stop-source that includes historic, technical, and practical information* Serves as a reference book for academic researchers and students alikeAdvances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs is an essential reference for anyone who is impacted by bed bugs or engaged in managing bed bugs, be it in an academic, basic or applied scientific setting, or in a public outreach, or pest management role, worldwide. Zusammenfassung The first comprehensive scholarly treatment of bed bugs since 1966This book updates and expands on existing material on bed bugs with an emphasis on the worldwide resurgence of both the common bed bug! Cimex lectularius L.! and the tropical bed bug! Cimex hemipterus (F.). It incorporates extensive new data from a wide range of basic and applied research! as well as the recently observed medical! legal! and regulatory impacts of bed bugs. Advances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs offers new information on the basic science and advice on using applied management strategies and bed bug bioassay techniques. It also presents cutting-edge information on the major impacts that bed bugs have had on the medical! legal! housing and hotel industries across the world! as well as their impacts on public health.Advances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs offers chapters that cover the history of bed bugs; their global resurgence; their impact on society; their basic biology; how to manage them; the future of these pests; and more.* Provides up-to-date information for the professional pest manager on bed bug biology and management* Features contributions from 60 highly experienced and widely recognized experts! with 48 unique chapters* A one-stop-source that includes historic! technical! and practical information* Serves as a reference book for academic researchers and students alikeAdvances in the Biology and Management of Modern Bed Bugs is an essential reference for anyone who is impacted by bed bugs or engaged in managing bed bugs! be it in an academic! basic or applied scientific setting! or in a public outreach! or pest management role! worldwide. Inhaltsverzeichnis List of Contributors xixForeword xxiiiAcknowledgments xxvIntroduction 1Stephen L. Doggett, Dini M. Miller and Chow-Yang LeePart I Bed Bugs in Society 71 Be...

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List of Contributors xix
 
Foreword xxiii
 
Acknowledgments xxv
 
Introduction 1
Stephen L. Doggett, Dini M. Miller and Chow-Yang Lee
 
Part I Bed Bugs in Society 7
 
1 Bed Bugs Through History 9
Michael F. Potter
 
2 Bed Bugs in Popular Culture 27
Stephen L. Doggett and David Cain
 
Part II The Global Bed Bug Resurgence 43
 
3 The Bed Bug Resurgence in North America 45
Dini M. Miller
 
4 The Bed Bug Resurgence in Latin America 51
Roberto M. Pereira, Ana Eugenia de Carvalho Campos, Joao Justi (Jr.) and Márcio R. Lage
 
5 The Bed Bug Resurgence in Europe and Russia 59
Richard Naylor, OndYej Balvín, Pascal Delaunay, and Mohammad Akhoundi
 
References 66
 
6 The Bed Bug Resurgence in Asia 69
Chow-Yang Lee, Motokazu Hirao, Changlu Wang, and Yijuan Xu
 
7 The Bed Bug Resurgence in Australia 81
Stephen L. Doggett and Toni Cains
 
8 The Bed Bug Resurgence in Africa 87
Josephus Fourie and Dionne Crafford
 
9 The Bed Bug Resurgence in the Indian Subcontinent 95
Anil S. Rao and Joshua A. Rao
 
10 The Bed Bug Resurgence in the Middle East 101
Odelon Del Mundo Reyes
 
Part III Bed Bug Impacts 107
 
11 Dermatology and Immunology 109
Shelley Ji Eun Hwang, Stephen L. Doggett and Pablo Fernandez-Penas
 
12 Bed Bugs and Infectious Diseases 117
Stephen L. Doggett
 
13 Mental Health Impacts 127
Stéphane Perron, Geneviève Hamelin and David Kaiser
 
14 Miscellaneous Health Impacts 133
Stephen L. Doggett
 
15 Fiscal Impacts 139
Stephen L. Doggett, Dini M. Miller, Karen Vail and Molly S. Wilson
 
Part IV Bed Bug Biology 149
 
16 Bed Bug Biology 151
Sophie E.F. Evison, William T. Hentley, Rebecca Wilson, and Michael T. Siva-Jothy
 
17 Chemical Ecology 163
Gerhard Gries
 
18 Population Genetics 173
Warren Booth, Coby Schal and Edward L. Vargo
 
19 Physiology 183
Joshua B. Benoit
 
20 Symbionts 193
Mark Goodman
 
21 Bed Bug Laboratory Maintenance 199
Mark F. Feldlaufer, Linda-Lou O'Connor and Kevin R. Ulrich
 
Part V Bed Bug Management 209
 
22 Bed Bug Industry Standards: Australia 211
Stephen L. Doggett
 
23 Bed Bug Industry Standards: Europe 217
Richard Naylor
 
24 Bed Bug Industry Standards: USA 221
Jim Fredericks
 
25 A Pest Control Company Perspective 225
Joelle F. Olson, Mark W. Williams and David G. Lilly
 
26 Prevention 233
Molly S. Wilson
 
27 Detection and Monitoring 241
Richard Cooper and Changlu Wang
 
28 Non-chemical Control 257
Stephen A. Kells
 
29 Insecticide Resistance 273
Alvaro Romero
 
30 Chemical Control 285
Chow-Yang Lee, Dini M. Miller and Stephen L. Doggett
 
31 Limitations of Bed Bug Management Technologies 311
Stephen L. Doggett and Mark F. Feldlaufer
 
32 Bed Bug Education 323
Jody Gangloff-Kaufmann, Allison Taisey Allen and Dini M. Miller
 
Part VI Bed Bug Control in Specific Situations 331
 
33 Low-income Housing 333
Richard Cooper and Changlu Wang
 
34 Multi-Unit Housing 341
Dini M. Miller
 
35 Shelters 347
Molly S. Wilson
 
36 Hotels 351
David Cain
 
37 Healthcare Facilities 357
Stephen L. Doggett
 
38 Aircraft 363
Adam Juson and Catherine Juson
 
39 Cruise Ships and Trains 369
David G. Lilly and Garry Jones
 
40 Poultry Industry 375
Allen Szalanski
 
Part VII Legal Issues 383
 
41 Bed Bugs and the Law in the USA 385
Jeffrey Lipman and Dini M. Miller
 
42 Bed Bugs and the Law in the United Kingdom 397
Clive Boase
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