Should noninvasive ventilation be considered a high-risk procedure during an epidemic?
- Spatio-temporal Patterns and Landscape-Associated Risk of Buruli Ulcer in Akonolinga, Cameroon. Landier, Jordi; Gaudart, Jean; Carolan, Kevin; Lo Seen, Danny; Guégan, Jean-François; Eyangoh, Sara; Fontanet, Arnaud; Texier, Gaëtan // PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases;Sep2014, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p1
Background: Buruli ulcer (BU) is an extensively damaging skin infection caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans, whose transmission mode is still unknown. The focal distribution of BU and the absence of interpersonal transmission suggest a major role of environmental factors, which remain...
- Ethics and SARS. // Journal of the Canadian Dental Association;Jan2004, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p16
The article focuses on a report titled "Ethics and SARS: Lessons from Toronto," which examined the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak in Toronto, Ontario in 2003.
- Mystery Killer. // Current Health 1;Mar2005, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p2
Provides information on the outbreak of SARS.
- SARS legacy boosts Taiwan broadband. Krikke, Jan // Total Telecom Magazine;Aug2003, p20
Reports on the emergence of videoconferencing in Taiwan due to the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome in 2003. Decision of Chunghwa Telecom to discount its videoconferencing service charges; Statement issued by analyst Deirdre Yeung, about the partnership between Sparq and China...
- Masked, But Not Silent. Arbogast, Donna // Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Jun/Jul2003, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p26
Discusses the impact of the SARS outbreak in Toronto, Ontario on the nursing profession. Number of nurses affected with the disease; Criticisms against the Canadian government's handling of return of the disease; Nurses' call for a comprehensive public inquiry on the health system and policies;...
- SARS: Experiencing an Epidemic. Bodach, Vijaya Khisty // Odyssey;Mar2004, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p24
Presents information on the epidemic of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome disease.
- The monthly brand brainstorm. // Brand Strategy;May2003, Issue 171, p39
Reports on the impact of the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome on the tourism industry in Hong Kong, China. Reduction on the number of travelers; Tagline on the advertisement created by the Hong Kong Tourist Office.
- Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong. Choi, K. W.; Chau, T. N.; Tsang, O.; Tso, E.; Chiu, M. C.; Tong, W. L.; Lee, P. O.; Ng, T. K.; Ng, W. F.; Lee, K. C.; Lam, W.; Yu, W. C.; Lai, J. Y.; Lai, S. T. // Annals of Internal Medicine;11/4/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 9, pI-15
This article reports on a study conducted by researcher K.W. Choi and colleagues, published in the November 4, 2003 issue of the medical journal "Annals of Internal Medicine," which reviewed medical records of patients who were admitted to the hospital for probable disease, SARS, during February...
- Exposed by Efficiency. Bocking, Stephen // Alternatives Journal (A\J) - Canada's Environmental Voice;Summer2003, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p32
Explores federal-provincial issues associated with the global outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Spread of SARS from China; Lack of knowledge about SARS; Different countries' response to SARS based on their political culture.