Infectious Diseases: Scrub Typhus

Description: The course "Infectious Diseases:  Scrub Typhus" examines the mode of transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of scrub typus.  Scrub typhus is a disease that is prevalent in the Pacific and currently there is no vaccine available.  This course is designed to give healthcare professionals the ability to recognize and treat patients they come across that are infected with the disease.

Author(s)
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, Scrub Typhus, Orientia Tsutsugamushi
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: Tue Sep 04 18:03:57 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:00 -0400 2009