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What Infectious Diseases Can Providers Expect in Haiti? - CE590
What Infectious Diseases Can Providers Expect in Haiti?

CE590 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Connie C. Chettle, MS, MPH, RN and Barbara Barzoloski-O'Connor, MSN, RN, CIC
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The goal of this program is to provide nurses and occupational therapists with information about some of the most common, but possibly unfamiliar, diseases in Haiti. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • List at least three reasons outbreaks of infectious disease may occur in postearthquake environments, such as in Haiti
  • Discuss the epidemiology and symptoms of typhoid fever, hepatitis E, lymphatic filariasis, leptospirosis and human rabies
  • Explain what vaccines, medications and precautions are recommended for healthcare workers traveling to Haiti and similar locations

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 8/8/2019

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