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Expert Available to Discuss Zika Virus and Infection Prevention

30-Aug-2016 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Zika Virus

Outbreaks of Zika virus disease are currently occurring in many countries in South America and Central America. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regularly updates the map showing where infections have been reported. As of August...
30-Aug-2016 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Zika virus preventions


29-Aug-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Dangerous zika virus


The Zika virus was first documented in May 2015 in Brazil. The virus is spread to humans via the bite of an infected mosquito, though transmission via blood transfusion and sexual contact have been reported.
25-Aug-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Medicine Presents Update on Aortic Stenosis

Prompt diagnosis and surgery can be lifesaving for older adults with aortic stenosis, according to an article in a recent issue of Medicine®. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading...
14-Jan-2011 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Systems Perspective Provides Insights into Effectiveness of Early Intervention

Viewing early childhood intervention through a systems perspective ties together the wide range of strategies offered to young children facing developmental delays—and may help in developing more effective policies and strategies to help...
13-Jan-2011 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Children with Bacterial Meningitis Suffer Long-Term Consequences

Nearly half of children who survive an episode of bacterial meningitis experience persistent behavioral, intellectual, or other complications, reports a study in the January issue of The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal®. The journal is...
13-Jan-2011 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

What's Ahead for Sports Medicine? Special Issue of CJSM Looks at Emerging Issues

Should electrocardiograms be included in cardiovascular screening of athletes? What's the current status of research into long-term effects of concussions? These and other hot topics are the focus of the January Clinical Journal of Sport...
13-Jan-2011 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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