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GCat: Health & Medicine
MCat: Medicine
Cat: Disease-Infectious

Causes, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of bacterial and mycotic diseases. Online articles & brochures on infectious diseases & preventing foodborne illness. Information on emerging infectious diseases. Preventive vaccines and medications. Resources on vector-borne infectious diseases. Treatment recommendations for common infections.

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AIDS Clinical Research & Information [13011] ?

HIV/AIDS treatment news

AIDS in the Workplace [12151] ?

Guidelines from the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Bird Flu - Avian Influenza [31929] ?

Answers to commonly asked questions

Common Respiratory Infectious Diseases [3439] ?

Infection surveillance and prevention program at a major university hospital

Diseases & Conditions [20237] ?

Information on common infectious and non-infectious diseases and their trends

Ebola [40695] ?

Signs and symptoms, treatment, risk exposure, etc

Ebola Outbreaks [40698] ?

Lists of all ebola outbreaks worldwide

Flu Activity in the United States [29043] ?

Current US weekly flu report

Flu Vaccine Information [3875] ?

Fact sheet about the influenza vaccine

Foodborne, Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases [3382] ?

Causes, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of bacterial and mycotic diseases

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome [3443] ?

Symptoms, causes, risk factors, treatment

Health Map [40081] ?

A digital epidemiology project on global health focused on identifying new patterns in health outbreaks

Hepatitis [20741] ?

Medical information, training resources

Infection Surveillance and Prevention [2100] ?

Information on central lines, surgical site infectios, ventilator pneumonia, MRSA and more

Infectious Disease Society of America [22642] ?

Publish practice guidelines on infectious disease

Updated Infectious Diseases - Overview [3433] ?

Overview of the symptoms, causes, risk factors, treatments

Influenza and Colds [3876] ?

Fact sheets on influenza and colds

Influenza Prevention and Control [3749] ?

General information and surveillance data about influenza

Insects and Disease Prevention [pdf] [36883] ?

Personal protective measures against insects

Legionella [3482] ?

A series of articles related to legionella

Lyme Vaccine [13942] ?

Currently there is no vaccine available

Mad Cow Disease Q&A [24752] ?

Questions and Answers about Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy

Management of Hepatitis C [6440] ?

Consensus development statement from the National Institutes of Health

National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases [3385] ?

Newly identified emerging infectious diseases and diseases spread from animals to humans

National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention [3440] ?

Information on disease caused by HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STDs and TB

National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) [3438] ?

Control of respiratory related diseases - plus, immunization to prevent disease

Navy Disease Surveillance Documents [14262] ?

Preventive medicine instructions, manuals and other documents

Occupational Health Risk with Laboratory Rodents [12116] ?

Covers the health risks for laboratory and animal care workers

Occupational Infections [14114] ?

Table classifies occupational infections based on seven high-risk job tasks or conditions

Parasites [17253] ?

Fact sheets about diseases that are spread by animals, insects, parasites, etc.

Parasites & Parasitic Diseases [17980] ?

Diagnostic procedures and treatment

Parasitic Diseases: DPDx [4578] ?

Identification and diagnosis of parasites of public health concern

Pocket Guide to Malaria Prevention and Control [pdf] [26301] ?

Information to diagnose and treat malaria

Rodent-Borne Diseases [pdf] [36878] ?

Emphasis on hantaviruses

SARS: Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Sydrome [23285] ?

Signs and symptoms, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, etc

Smallpox Disease and Vaccination [23288] ?

Basics for the public and clinicians

STD Fact Sheets [26306] ?

Fact sheets on sexually transmitted diseases

STD Treatment Guidelines [23287] ?

Information for public health personnel

The Body: AIDS [9238] ?

A resource center on AIDS

Tick Bite Prevention [13941] ?

Personal prevention and property protection techniques to reduce tick-borne disorders

Tick-borne Diseases [868] ?

Brief overview of diseases borne by ticks and their symptoms

Tick-Borne Diseases - Vector Surveillance and Control [pdf] [36877] ?

Describes the diseases, causative agent and distribution, symptoms

Valley Fever (Coccidioidomysosis) [36200] ?

Learn about this disease

Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers - Overview [846] ?

An overview of etiologic agents, clinical and treatment aspects, pathophysiology

Viral Hepatitis [14749] ?

Fact sheets and reference materials on hepatitis A, B. C. D, E

West Nile Virus [17399] ?

Creates a fatal encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) in humans

World Health Organization SARS Guidelines [23375] ?

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) guidelines, recommendations, descriptions

New Zika Virus - Basics [40912] ?

Understanding the Zika virus

New Zika Virus - Explained [40915] ?

Explained in charts and maps

New Zika Virus - What You Should Know [40914] ?

There is no treatment

New Zika Virus - WHO [40911] ?

World Health Organization resources

New Zika Virus Disease - Health Professionals [40910] ?

Information for health care providers

New Zika Virus Disease Resources [40908] ?

Fact sheets, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment,

New Zika Virus Infection [40913] ?

Zika affected areas and more

New Zika Virus Travel Health Notices [40909] ?

Current notices, watches, warnings


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Chemical and biological weapons, bioterrorism

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Emergency plans and disaster guidance for health care facilities

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Full text bloodborne pathogens programs and technical resources

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IAQ guides, checklists, fact sheets, sick building syndrome & more

Industrial Hygiene / Occup Resp Disease
Respiratory workplace disease information

Industrial Hygiene / Tuberculosis
OSHA and CDC guidelines for control of tuberculosis

Medicine / Bioterrorism
Medical management of biological and chemical casualties - clinical guides

Medicine / Infection Control
Infection control in hospitals and healthcare institutions


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