West Nile Virus: an Update for Physicians


An overview of the West Nile Virus including epidemiology, clinical course of disease, modes of transmission, risk factors, and treatment and prevention options.  Course objectives are to state the epidemiology of the West Nile Virus and recite their reservoir host, to describe the clinical course of the West Nile Fever and West Nile Disease, to list the modes of transmission of the West Nile Virus, to state three risk factors for contracting West Nile Disease, and to describe several sources of prevention from West Nile infection.


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

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Type of Product: Presentation or Lecture, Artifact
Languages: English
Keywords: West Nile, Epidemiology, Modes of Transmission
Target Capabiltities: Common: Communications, Common: Community Preparedness and Participation, Common: Planning, Prevent: Information Sharing and Dissemination, Protect: Epidemiologic Surveillance and Investigation, Protect: Food and Agriculture Safety & Defense, Respond: Environmental Health, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response
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Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
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Added: Wed Mar 14 17:47:53 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Sat Jun 02 09:14:15 -0400 2007