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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update & Influenza

Action requested: Be aware of the protocol for managing suspect Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases in Snohomish County.
Action requested: Continue to vaccinate for influenza and consider use of antivirals to treat disease. Read More >>
Friday, December 5, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1236)/Comments (0)/
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Influenza vaccine, Fatal gastrointestinal mucormycosis

Action requested: Be aware that live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) remains a recommended option for vaccination, despite recent evidence that it is not effective against 2009 H1N1.
Action requested: Be aware of fatal gastrointestinal mucormycosis in an infant following ingestion of contaminated dietary supplement, ABC Dophilus® Powder, and report suspected cases.
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1371)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update

Action requested: Screen for recent travel from Mali in addition to travel from Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone when assessing for potential Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Read More >>
Monday, November 17, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1270)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update

Action requested: Be aware of updated guidance for ambulatory care evaluation of patients with possible EVD.

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Monday, November 3, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1364)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update

Action requested: Use screening forms to guide decisions about when to contact public health and be aware of additional detailed guidance for protecting health care personnel. Read More >>
Tuesday, October 21, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1320)/Comments (0)/
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