Bioterrorism Training for Primary Care Providers

Description:  An overview of bioterrorism and description of agents of most concern; description of 4 syndromic presentations (Cutaneous, pulmonic, septic, neurologic) with prevention and treatment options.  The course objectives are to identify the six CDC bioterrorism agents of most concern. Describe four common syndromic presentations of bioterrorist agents.  Describe the prevention and initial management of exposed patients, including isolation and list the mechanisms for event reporting and resource utilization.   

Author(s)
Developer
Name: Moses Okeyo
Title: Research Associate
Organization: Institute of Rural Health
Contact
Name: Moses Okeyo
Phone: 208-282-3665
Address: Institute of Rural Health Gravely Hall North 201, Stop 8174, Idaho State University 83209

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: Bioterrorism Agents, Common syndromic presentations of bioterrorist agents, Prevention, Treatment options, CEs available
Target Capabiltities: Common: Planning, Respond: Emergency Public Information and Warning, Respond: Isolation and Quarantine, Respond: Mass Care (Sheltering, Feeding, Related services), Respond: Public Safety and Security Response, Respond: Responder Health and Safety, Respond: Triage and Pre-hospital Treatment, Respond: WMD/Hazardous Materials Response and Decontamination
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Protect, Respond
Cognative Domain: Knowledge
Copyright Restrictions: Public Domain
Is Product...: Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Thu May 31 12:46:21 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Sat Jun 02 09:18:03 -0400 2007