Old-World Spotted Fevers: Global Status isone in a series of GIDEONwww.gideononline.com (Lien -> http://www.gideononline.com)) which relies on standard text books, peer-review journals, Health Ministry reports and ProMED, supplemented by an ongoing search of the medical literature.
Chapters are arranged alphabetically, by country name. Each section is divided into five subsections.
1. Descriptive epidemiology
Summary of clinical features
3. Global status of the disease
4. Status of the disease in a specific country
Old-World Spotted Fevers: Global Statusincludes separate sections on African tick bite fever, Astrakhan fever, Israeli spotted fever, Rickettsia sibirica mongolotimonae infection, Spotted fevers - Old World, and Rickettsialpox.