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Novel Eurasian Highly Pathogenic Influenza A H5 Viruses in Wild Birds, Washington, USA, 2014
Sarah Gregory reads an abridged version of the article, Novel Eurasian Highly Pathogenic Influenza A H5 Viruses in Wild Birds, Washington, USA, 2014. Created: 3/24/2015 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 4/13/2015.
Incorporating Research and Evaluation into Pandemic Influenza Vaccination Preparedness and Response
Dr. Tom Shimabukuro, a medical officer at CDC, discusses Pandemic Influenza Vaccination Preparedness and Response. Created: 3/27/2014 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 3/27/2014.
Public Health Events and International Health Regulations
Dr. Katrin Kohl, a medical officer at the CDC, discusses the World Health Organization’s International Health Regulations for assessing and reporting on public health events across the world. Created: 6/21/2012 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 6/21/2012.
Antiviral Prophylaxis and H1N1
Dr. Richard Pebody, a consultant epidemiologist at the Health Protection Agency in London, UK, discusses the use of antiviral post-exposure prophylaxis and pandemic H1N1. Created: 7/14/2011 by National Center for Emerging Zoonotic and Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Date Released: 7/18/2011.
Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Surveillance in Marginalized Populations, Tijuana, Mexico, and West Nile Virus Knowledge among Hispanics, San Diego, California, 2006
This podcast describes public health surveillance and communication in hard to reach populations in Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego County, California. Dr. Marian McDonald, Associate Director of CDC's Health Disparities in the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, discusses the importance of being flexible in determining the most effective media for health communications. Created: 8/10/2010 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases. Date Released: 8/10/2010.
Todo lo que hay que hacer es lavarse las manos (All You Have to Do is Wash Your Hands)
Este podcast de Kidtastics de los CDC enseña a los niños a lavarse correctamente las manos. Created: 3/26/2009 by National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases (NCZVED). Date Released: 4/1/2010.
Spread of H1N1 within Households
This podcast describes an investigation into how H1N1 was spreading within households during the initial days of the pandemic in Texas. CDC's Dr. Oliver Morgan discusses what investigators learned about the role that children played in introducing the virus into households and spreading flu. Created: 3/29/2010 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 3/29/2010.
Deck Yourself with Flu Protection Song
This song (sung to the tune of Deck the Halls) describes actions you can take to protect yourself and others from the flu. Sing along! Created: 12/22/2009 by National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases (NCPDCID), Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (DGMQ). Date Released: 12/22/2009.
Underreporting of 2009 H1N1 Influenza Cases
Influenza cases are difficult to track because many people don't go to the doctor or get tested for flu when they're sick. The first months of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic were no different. In this podcast, CDC's Dr. Carrie Reed discusses a study in the December issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases that looked at the actual number of cases reported and estimated the true number of cases when correcting for underreporting. Created: 12/8/2009 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 12/8/2009.
Mixing Tamiflu with Sweet Liquids
If your doctor prescribes Tamiflu® capsules for your child and your child cannot swallow them, this podcast describes how to mix the contents of the capsules with a sweet thick liquid so they can be given that way. Created: 11/16/2009 by National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD). Date Released: 11/16/2009.
Identification of the First Chinese Cases of H1N1 Flu
In this podcast, Dr. Scott Dowell discusses the first cases of the new H1N1 influenza virus in China in May 2009, which occurred in three students who had been studying in North America during the early days of the pandemic and returned home to visit their friends and family. Chinese health officials acted swiftly to investigate and determine whether the students had spread their illness to others. The article, which appears in the September 2009 issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, details what they found. Created: 8/4/2009 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 8/4/2009.
General Instructions for Disposable Respirators
This podcast, intended for the general public, demonstrates how to put on and take off disposable respirators that are to be used in areas affected by the influenza outbreak. Created: 4/9/2009 by CDC, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). Date Released: 4/29/2009.
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