Galloway, S.B., Bruckner, A.W. and Woodley, C.M. (eds.). Coral Health and Disease in the Pacific: Vision for Action. 2009. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 97 and CRCP 7. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Silver Spring.
For more background information on coral disease in the Pacific read this comprehensive document produced by NOAA in 2009. It has detailed information on physiology & pathology; toxicology & ecological assessment; the pathology of disease and management perspectives. There are also a variety of white papers, including the state of knowledge in the Pacific and a discussion on communication.