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Influenza vaccination & treatment; Zika virus infection & pregnancy; Hepatitis C & dialysis; Crisis standards of care

Action requested:  Be aware of guidelines for influenza vaccination and treatment.
Action requested:  Advise women who are pregnant or considering pregnancy in the immediate future to postpone travel to countries where Zika virus transmission is ongoing.
Action requested: Be aware of an increase in acute Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections among patients undergoing hemodialysis.

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Monday, February 1, 2016/Author: Lynn Ljungquist/Number of views (2034)/Comments (0)/
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Influenza & Zika Virus Infection

Action requested: Implement practices to prevent spread of influenza.
Action requested: Consider Zika virus infection in patients with acute fever, rash, arthralgia, or conjunctivitis, and who have traveled to areas with ongoing transmission in the two weeks prior to illness onset. Read More >>
Wednesday, January 20, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (3132)/Comments (0)/
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Adult Immunizations

Action requested: Consider attending a training about adult immunizations. Read More >>
Wednesday, January 6, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2561)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola & Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Vaccine

Action requested:  Be aware that Ebola monitoring has now ended for all travelers from Africa.
Action requested:  Consider attending an educational session about HPV vaccine. Read More >>
Thursday, December 31, 2015/Author: Hollianne Bruce/Number of views (2616)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola & Obesity

Action requested:  Be aware that Ebola monitoring is continuing only for travelers from Guinea.
Action requested:  Take advantage of useful free clinical reference tools to support management of obesity. Read More >>
Tuesday, November 10, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2498)/Comments (0)/
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