TITLE

Raccoon roundworm

AUTHOR(S)
Chris, Allison
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/9/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 10, p1410
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on clinical management and prevention of raccoon roundworm. Background and epidemiology; Initial symptoms of Baylisascaris infection; Approaches to reduce raccoon populations in residential areas; Suggestions for physicians.
ACCESSION #
21062633

 

Related Articles

  • BSE and variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: never say never. Budka, Herbert; Dormont, Dominique; Kretzschmar, Hans; Pocchiari, Maurizio; van Duijn, Cornelia // Acta Neuropathologica;Jun2002, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p627 

    This article presents information on Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. In face of the scientific and public health issue, Physician George A. Venters most recently stepped backward to argue in favour of the alternative hypothesis that vCJD is not derived from BSE and is not a new entity [13]. He...

  • Antiretroviral Medications as Prevention. Henry, Keith // Minnesota Medicine;Aug2012, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p48 

    Fifteen years after recognition of the AIDS epidemic, the development of potent antiretroviral therapy (ART) resulted in a significant reduction in HIV-related morbidity and mortality for persons in resource-rich regions of the world. Now 30 years after the HIV/AIDS epidemic began, we have...

  • Commentary: Twins, worms and life course epidemiology. Christensen, Kaare; McGue, Matt // International Journal of Epidemiology;Aug2012, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p1010 

    No abstract available.

  • CORRIGENDUM TO No 34, 2005.  // Weekly Epidemiological Record;9/23/2005, Vol. 80 Issue 38, p332 

    Presents several corrections to articles that were previously published in the "Weekly Epidemiological Record," no. 34. Misrepresentation of the number of cases of cholera in Guinea-Bissau; Correction to a table regarding notifications of diseases received during September 16-22, 2005.

  • New York State Assesses Spread of HIV.  // Public Health Reports;Jan/Feb88, Vol. 103 Issue 1, p100 

    The article reports that the New York State Department of Health has tested blood specimens to determine the extent of HIV infection in the region. The blood samples collected in the double-blind study are identified by site of collection, geographic code, age, sex and ethnic code. Individuals...

  • Public health implications of an epidemic caused by group A streptoccci among mentally handicapped persons in Copenhagen. Egelund, Bo; Kristensen, Brian; Rosdahl, Nils // European Journal of Public Health;Mar1998, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p75 

    Presents a study that examined the consequences of an outbreak of infections due to group A streptococcus primarily among mentally handicapped people in Copenhagen, Denmark. Background on the course of the epidemic; Discussion on the initial actions and public health measures; Implications to...

  • Emerging Infectious Diseases: Threats to Human Health and Global Stability. Morens, David M.; Fauci, Anthony S. // PLoS Pathogens;Jul2013, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p1 

    The authors comment on the challenge of emerging infectious disease. They discuss the determinants of emergence and reemergence of infectious disease, examples of newly emerging infectious diseases and the major categories of emerging infections. They believe that the battle against emerging...

  • Using seroprevalence data in managing public health programs. Onorato, Ida M.; Jones, T. Stephen // Public Health Reports;Mar/Apr90, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p163 

    Focuses on the use of HIV seroprevalence data in managing public health programs in the United States. Interpretation of data from sentinel surveys; Monitoring of HIV infection and risk behaviors; Implementation of prevention activities and treatment services; Use of data from blinded surveys...

  • Epidemiology of Dermatophytoses in Crete, Greece: a 5-year Survey. Maraki, Sofia; Mavromanolaki, Viktoria Eirini // Medical Mycology Journal;2016, Vol. 57 Issue 4, pE69 

    Dermatophytoses are among the most frequently diagnosed skin infections worldwide. However, the distribution of pathogenic species and the predominating anatomical sites of infection vary with geographical location and change over time. The aim of this study was to determine the epidemiological...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics