Infectious Diseases: Dengue

Description: The course “Infectious Diseases: Dengue” is designed to give a brief overview of dengue, its method of transmission, and concentration area. Signs and symptoms associated with dengue, dengue hemorrhagic fever, and dengue shock syndrome, as well as their treatment will also be covered. The course concludes with a short discussion of the 2001 Hawaii dengue outbreak, and prevention and containment strategies that may be utilized to combat a dengue outbreak.

Author(s)
  • Name: Program: Pacific EMPRINTS
    Title: Pacific Emergency Management, Preparedness and Response Information Network and Training Services
    Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Social Sciences
    Email: emprints@hawaii.edu

  • Name: Alan Katz MD, MPH
    Title: Professor of Epidemiology
    Organization: University of Hawaii, Public Health Sciences Program
    Email: katz@hawaii.edu

Developer
Name: Sturgis, Kanako MPH
Title: Program Specialist
Organization: Institute for Public Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University
Contact
Name: Daddario, Anna MSW
Phone: (808) 956-0895
Address:

Pacific EMPRINTS, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1960 East-West Road Biomed A108, Honolulu, HI 96822-2223


Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: Infectious Disease, Dengue, Aedes, Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, Dengue Shock Syndrome
Target Capabiltities: Prevent: Information Gathering and Recognition of Indicators & Warnings, Protect: Epidemiologic Surveillance and Investigation
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Respond
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible, Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Mon Jun 25 19:25:54 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:18 -0400 2009