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Emerging Infectious Diseases - CE285-60
Emerging Infectious Diseases
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CE285-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Barbara Barzoloski-O'Connor, MSN, RN, CIC
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The goal of this infectious diseases continuing education program is to provide nurses with an overview of West Nile virus, Ebola virus disease and hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, including their transmission, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the transmission of West Nile virus and the course of illness of those infected
  • Explain characteristics of Ebola virus disease and the precautions required
  • Identify the source of hantavirus and at least two nursing interventions in the care of patients with hantavirus pulmonary syndrome

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 11/25/2017

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