The goal of this continuing education program is to inform and heighten awareness of healthcare providers about the emergence of Zika virus both in the U.S. and internationally, and to provide most current information on Zika virus epidemiology, clinical presentation, screening / diagnosis, management, prevention and recommendations for pregnant women and testing of infants with possible congenital infection with Zika virus.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to learn:
- Describe the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, management, and prevention of Zika virus disease
- Discuss diagnostic testing for Zika virus infection and interpretation of test results
- Articulate the importance of early recognition and reporting of cases
- Recommendations for pregnant women with travel history to Zika Virus affected areas
- Discuss evaluation of infants with microcephaly and the relationship of Zika and microcephaly
- Guidelines for Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus Infection.
Author: Alpesh Patel, MBBS, MPH, CERC,CPHA, Infectious Disease Epidemiologist
Contact Hours : 2 Hours
Target Audience: All Healthcare Professionals
Cost: $10 / Participant
Instructional Methods: Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test). A minimum passing score of 70% is required for course completion. A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.
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