Diabetes and other comorbid conditions were associated with a poor outcome in SARS
- Chronology of travel recommendations, areas with local transmission. // Weekly Epidemiological Record;7/18/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 29, p258
Presents a chronology of travel recommendations and areas with local transmission of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Travel recommendations; Countries listed and removed in the roster of areas with local transmission.
- SARS: What You Need to Know. // Current Health 2;Sep2003, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p2
Presents information on severe acute respiratory syndrome including its transmission and symptoms.
- SARS: A Naturopathic Perspective. // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Sep2003, Issue 251, p16
Offers suggestions in preventing severe acute respiratory syndrome. Consideration of ending showers with cold water to boost immune system; Consideration of eating four or more servings of fresh fruit and vegetables daily to ensure adequate fibre.
- Case Definition Change Prompts CDC To Cut Number Of SARS Cases Considerably. Bauer, Jeff // RN;Sep2003, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p18
Reports on the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's revision of the case definition of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Data showing that most SARS patients exhibit a detectable amount of virus in blood collected 28 days or more after the onset of illness; Reduction in the...
- SARS. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2071
A definition of the medical acronym "SARS," is presented, which stands for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome.
- China: Open season. Mandavilli, Apoorva // Nature;1/26/2006, Vol. 439 Issue 7075, p382
The article reports on the spread of a fatal disease, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Beijing, China. Hongkui Deng, cell biologist, and his team anticipated research on SARS as an opportunity and a duty for their fellowmen. The wake of the epidemic has increased the number of...
- SARS: Epidemiology, Clinical Presentation, Management, and Infection Control Measures. Sampathkumar, Priya; Temesgen, Zelalem; Smith, Thomas F.; Thompson, Rodney L. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jul2003, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p882
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a recently recognized febrile respiratory illness that first appeared in southern China in November 2002, has since spread to several countries, and has resulted in more than 8000 cases and more than 750 deaths. The disease has been etiologically...
- Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS): epidemiology, diagnosis and management. Wong, G.W.K.; Hui, D.S.C. // Thorax;Jul2003, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p558
Editorial. Discusses severe acute respiratory syndrome or SARS. Epidemiology of SARS; Etiology of SARS; Medications used to manage SARS; Importance of infection control in the management of SARS.
- Connection and communication vital to handling a pandemic in Ontario. Silversides, Ann // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/27/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p614
The article discusses several precautionary measures in handling a severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak. The province of Ontario in Canada could have better handled the SARS outbreak with a regionalized health system. Other provinces who adopted regionalization responded to the...