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Research & Reviews  167 results

Lessons learned from Zaire ebolavirus to help address urgent needs for vaccines against...
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2020.1741313
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Wolfe DN, Taylor MJ et. al.

Apr 10th, 2020 - The 2014-2016 Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa triggered extensive investments from public and private partners in an attempt to slow the spread of disease and bring the outbreak under control. This significantly accelerated the pace of develop...

Dermatologic Manifestations of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1134475-overview

Jan 5th, 2020 - Background Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of lethal zoonotic diseases unified by common underlying pathophysiology. These febrile diseases result from infection by enveloped RNA viruses belonging to six taxonomic families: Arenavirida...

Dermatologic Manifestations of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1134475-print

Jan 5th, 2020 - Background Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of lethal zoonotic diseases unified by common underlying pathophysiology. These febrile diseases result from infection by enveloped RNA viruses belonging to six taxonomic families: Arenavirida...

Lassa Fever: Epidemiology, Clinical Features, Diagnosis, Management and Prevention.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2019.08.002
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America; Asogun DA, Günther S et. al.

Nov 1st, 2019 - Lassa fever outbreaks West Africa have caused up to 10,000 deaths annually. Primary infection occurs from contact with Lassa virus-infected rodents and exposure to their excreta, blood, or meat. Incubation takes 2 to 21 days. Symptoms are difficul...

Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers Other than Ebola and Lassa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2019.08.003
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America; Iannetta M, Di Caro A et. al.

Nov 1st, 2019 - Viral hemorrhagic fevers represent a group of diseases caused by enveloped RNA viruses. The epidemiology is broadly variable, ranging from geographically localized to more diffuse infections. Viral hemorrhagic fevers are classified as category A b...

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Guidelines  1 results

Assessing Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Risk in a Returning Traveler | Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHFs) | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/vhf/abroad/assessing-vhf-returning-traveler.html

Oct 18th, 2018 - This CALM algorithm is for use by Emergency Room clinicians in assessing a patient with signs, symptoms, and/or diagnostic findings concerning for a possible viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF).

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Clinicaltrials.gov  189 results

Lessons learned from Zaire ebolavirus to help address urgent needs for vaccines against...
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2020.1741313
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Wolfe DN, Taylor MJ et. al.

Apr 10th, 2020 - The 2014-2016 Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa triggered extensive investments from public and private partners in an attempt to slow the spread of disease and bring the outbreak under control. This significantly accelerated the pace of develop...

Dermatologic Manifestations of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1134475-overview

Jan 5th, 2020 - Background Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of lethal zoonotic diseases unified by common underlying pathophysiology. These febrile diseases result from infection by enveloped RNA viruses belonging to six taxonomic families: Arenavirida...

Dermatologic Manifestations of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1134475-print

Jan 5th, 2020 - Background Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of lethal zoonotic diseases unified by common underlying pathophysiology. These febrile diseases result from infection by enveloped RNA viruses belonging to six taxonomic families: Arenavirida...

Lassa Fever: Epidemiology, Clinical Features, Diagnosis, Management and Prevention.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2019.08.002
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America; Asogun DA, Günther S et. al.

Nov 1st, 2019 - Lassa fever outbreaks West Africa have caused up to 10,000 deaths annually. Primary infection occurs from contact with Lassa virus-infected rodents and exposure to their excreta, blood, or meat. Incubation takes 2 to 21 days. Symptoms are difficul...

Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers Other than Ebola and Lassa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2019.08.003
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America; Iannetta M, Di Caro A et. al.

Nov 1st, 2019 - Viral hemorrhagic fevers represent a group of diseases caused by enveloped RNA viruses. The epidemiology is broadly variable, ranging from geographically localized to more diffuse infections. Viral hemorrhagic fevers are classified as category A b...

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News  4 results

Uganda Begins Ebola Vaccinations Amid Congo Transmission Fears
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/904289

Nov 5th, 2018 - KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda says it will start to vaccinate some of its health workers against Ebola on Monday, amid fears that the viral hemorrhagic fever could spread from Democratic Republic of Congo which is battling an outbreak. The East Afric...

Assessing Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Risk in a Returning Traveler | Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHFs) | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/vhf/abroad/assessing-vhf-returning-traveler.html

Oct 18th, 2018 - This CALM algorithm is for use by Emergency Room clinicians in assessing a patient with signs, symptoms, and/or diagnostic findings concerning for a possible viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF).

Hemorrhagic Fever Diagnosis Improved
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/2886

Mar 20th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to patients who ask that they are not likely to ever develop any of these hemorrhagic fevers, but treatment for most is supportive care. Note that accurate and rapid diagnostic testing is important to put in place appropriate...

Vaccines for Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers: Filoviruses and Arenaviruses
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/433535

May 20th, 2002 - Introduction The viral hemorrhagic fevers are among the most feared, least understood, and most deadly viruses in the world. Although most occur only intermittently and affect relatively small numbers of people, their potential for aerosol transmi...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →