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*  National Intelligence Assessments on Infectious Diseases
... including expansion of the Emerging and other Communicable Diseases Surveillance and Control (EMC) Division, has placed WHO in ... "Emerging Infectious Diseases: A CDC Perspective", Emerging Infectious Diseases, 7 (3, Supplement): 494-495, doi:10.3201/ ... Emerging Infecious Diseases Mawudeku, A.; Blench, M. (2005), "Global Public Health Intelligence Network" (PDF), Emerging ... Emerging and reemerging infectious diseases, many of which are likely to continue to originate overseas, will continue to kill ...
*  Yellow fever
WHO Division of Emerging and other Communicable Diseases Surveillance and Control. Monath, T. P. (1989). "The absence of yellow ... Mitchell misdiagnosed the disease that he observed and treated, and the disease was probably Weil's disease or hepatitis. See: ... Control of Communicable Diseases Manual (20th ed.). Amer Public Health Assn. ISBN 978-0875530185. Chastel C (August 2003). "[ ... "Infectious Diseases Related to Travel". Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Archived from the original on ...
*  Abhay and Rani Bang
... and their team at SEARCH has started working on the non-communicable diseases (NCDs) as that is emerging as ... of Gadchiroli district has shown that rural people are now falling prey to lifestyle diseases like stroke which emerged as the ... Rani Bang first brought to the notice of the world that rural women had a large hidden burden of gynecological diseases. She ... He advocates the need for an alcohol and tobacco free society since as per the Global Burden of Diseases 2015, alcohol and ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C01)
... communicable diseases, emerging MeSH C01.539.375.177 --- corneal ulcer MeSH C01.539.375.354 --- eye infections, bacterial MeSH ... heartwater disease MeSH C01.252.400.825.480 --- lyme disease MeSH C01.252.400.825.480.400 --- erythema chronicum migrans MeSH ... disease MeSH C01.252.400.511 --- leptospirosis MeSH C01.252.400.511.739 --- weil disease MeSH C01.252.400.560 --- moraxellaceae ... cat-scratch disease MeSH C01.252.400.126.100.800 --- trench fever MeSH C01.252.400.143 --- bordetella infections MeSH C01.252. ...
*  David L. Heymann
... of the WHO Communicable Diseases Cluster and from October 1995 to July 1998 he was Director of the WHO Programme on Emerging ... Heymann has also served as editor of the 18th through 20th editions of the Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, a ... and other Communicable Diseases. Prior to this, he was the chief of research activities in the WHO Global Programme on AIDS. ... Heymann worked for 13 years as a medical epidemiologist in sub-Saharan Africa on assignment from the US Centers for Disease ...
*  Public Health Foundation of India
PHFI plans to launch CoEs in the areas of Emerging and other Communicable Diseases, Public Health Nutrition, Health Systems and ... unsafe pregnancies and the challenge of escalating epidemics of non-communicable diseases. This composite threat to the ... The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) was conceptualised as a response to growing concern over the emerging public ... Thus public health should emphasize health promotion, disease prevention and cost effective as well as equitable health care ...
*  HIV/AIDS in Jordan
HIV/AIDS and other communicable diseases could increase or re-emerge and have significant social and economic consequences. In ... The first step in addressing the spread of HIV/AIDS is recognizing the presence of the disease and the sociocultural, political ... is necessary because an increase in the incidence of HIV-TB co-infection could add to the complexity of fighting both diseases ...
*  Joseph Walter Mountin
He envisioned centers of excellence concentrating on environmental issues, communicable disease, and emerging issues of Arctic ... p. 4. Popovic, Tanja; Snider Jr., Dixie E. (July 2006). "60 Years of Progress - CDC and Infectious Diseases". Emerging ... MCWA became a field station in the State Relations Division of the Bureau of State Services called the Communicable Disease ... Mountin reminded staff CDC was responsible for all communicable diseases. To endure as an agency, Mountin believed CDC had to ...
*  Sleep hollow
The disease is probably non-communicable. The disease disappeared for some time but has re-emerged in mid 2015. The disease ... Sleepy hollow is a medical disease apparently only in humans causing them to sleep for days or weeks at a time. This disease ... "Mysterious Disease Known As 'Sleepy Hollow' Has Effected 150 Kalachi Residents Since 2013 And Disease 'Could Spread'". The ... Other than excessive sleep, the disease causes vomiting, hallucination, nausea and disorientation. Victims of the disease often ...
*  Non-communicable disease
A trend has emerged, particularly in the early 2000s, in which numerous studies have revealed a link between fast food and an ... A non-communicable disease (NCD) is a medical condition or disease that is not caused by infectious agents (non-infectious or ... List of countries by risk of death from non-communicable disease Chronic disease Global health The INCTR Challenge Fund project ... "Noncommunicable diseases". World Health Organization. Retrieved April 5, 2016. "Non-Communicable Diseases Deemed Development ...
*  Emerging Infectious Diseases
... as well as 4th in the communicable diseases category and 1st among open-access communicable disease journals. "Copyright ... Emerging Infectious Diseases. CDC. Retrieved 2016-08-18. "CDC - National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases ... Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID) is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal published by the Centers for Disease Control and ... ranking it 4th out of 82 journals in the infectious disease category. The journal also has a 2016 Google Scholar h5-index score ...
*  History of the city
... and communicable diseases such as typhoid and cholera. Factories and slums emerged as regular features of the urban landscape. ... City-states emerging at this time used geomancy to locate and plan cities, orienting their walls to cardinal points. Symbolic ... The more complex human societies, called the first civilizations emerged around 3000 BC in the river valleys of Mesopotamia, ... and large manufacturing centers began to emerge, fueling migration from rural to city areas. Industrialized cities became ...
*  City
... and communicable diseases such as typhoid and cholera. Factories and slums emerged as regular features of the urban landscape. ... This type of ranking exemplifies an emerging discourse in which cities, considered variations on the same ideal type, must ... Chaunglin Fang & Danlin Yu, "Urban agglomeration: An evolving concept of an emerging phenomenon"; Landscape and Urban Planning ... and large manufacturing centers began to emerge, fueling migration from rural to city areas. Industrialized cities became ...
*  2013 Huangpu River dead pigs incident
On March 11 reports emerged that the pigs were infected with disease, but none communicable to humans. Some environmentalists ... this weather may have triggered an outbreaks of diarrhea and other common diseases. Understanding of livestock law was rather ...
*  Health in Finland
... muscoloskeletal diseases and mental health problems. Emerging problems are obesity, chronic lung diseases and type 2 diabetes. ... It had the lowest rate of death from communicable diseases in Europe (9 per 100,000) in 2015. The most significant public ... dementia and alzheimers disease, respiratory diseases, alcohol related diseases and accidental poisoning by alcohol. In 2010 ... Among women the leading causes were breast cancer, alcohol related deaths, accidents, suicides, ischaemic heart disease and ...
*  National Healthcare Group
It includes the Communicable Disease Centre, Foot Care & Limb Design Centre and Tan Tock Seng Hospital Rehabilitation Centre. ... Today, the hospital continues to research on emerging infectious diseases. The Institute of Mental Health, founded in 1928, is ... The group also runs the Communicable Disease Centre and eight polyclinics. NHG is a Regional Health System for Singapore. They ... The hospital also encompasses two major specialty centres in rehabilitation medicine and communicable diseases. In March 2003 ...
*  Makerere University Walter Reed Project
Since 2007, MUWRP has broadened their scope of work to address other communicable disease threats as well. In 2007, MUWRP ... "Emerging Infectious Diseases' Program, Laboratories (Eidl)". MUWRP. Retrieved 2013-09-22. ... To monitor and investigate communicable disease threats of public health importance to Uganda; and develop, evaluate and ... MUWRP has established capabilities for influenza surveillance that has since expanded to cover other emerging and re-emerging ...
*  Healthcare in Iran
The country is in an epidemiologic transition and faces double burden of the diseases. New emerging threats should also be ... especially as it affects the emergence of chronic non-communicable diseases and the health problems of an aging population. ... with extra provision for those with rare diseases or in remote areas. Since 2009, a new government plan called "the ...
*  Julie Hall
In 2008, Dr Hall returned to WHO as Team Leader for Emerging Infectious Diseases. After this assignment, she was seconded to ... She then became the Coordinator for Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response Team in Beijing from 2003 till 2006. She ...
*  Opioid epidemic
The high death rate by overdose, the spread of communicable diseases, and the economic burden are major issues caused by the ... The opioid epidemic has since emerged as one of the worst drug crises in American history: more than 33,000 people died from ... Spread of disease by drug users has also been an issue. Rates of hepatitis B and C diagnosis tripled over five years. The most ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It lists US totals for 2015 and 2016. It also lists the numbers for each state. "In ...
*  Paratyphoid fever
"Water-related Diseases." Communicable Diseases 2001. World Health Organization. 31 Oct 2008 <"Archived copy". Archived from the ... Alan J. Magill (2013). Hunter's tropical medicine and emerging infectious diseases (9th ed.). London: Saunders/Elsevier. pp. ... Jeremy Hawker (2012). "3.56". Communicable disease control and health protection handbook (3rd ed.). Chichester, West Sussex, ... Symptoms are similar to that of many other infectious diseases. Typhus is an unrelated disease. While there is no vaccine ...
*  Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research
Environmental and Emerging Diseases Unit The most recently established unit deals with environmental pathogens and infectious ... the PHDU is planning to expand into the areas of Non Communicable Diseases and Cancers as well as Health Systems Research and ... Infection and Immunity Unit The unit conducts research into enteric diseases, including cholera, and respiratory diseases ... Since then, major research programs have been established in respiratory diseases, malaria, malnutrition, enteric diseases, ...
*  Low dead space syringe
Then amongst the scare of HIV and rising concern of other communicable diseases to healthcare workers the creation of safety ... As of the last few years new designs have emerged that work on a needle that is low dead space and fits onto and transforms ... Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition [1359-2998] Bhambhani yr:2005 vol:90 iss:5 pg:F444 -5 Howard-Jones ... However, there are problems associated with the dead space in syringes: medication waste, disease transmission, and inaccurate ...
*  St. Vincent Declaration
Both initiatives include diabetes in a set of major non-communicable diseases. Its discontinuance by PAHO notwithstanding, ... Useful lessons emerged: the relevance of process-related targets to achieve short to medium term success; the value of broadly ... Similar work has emerged from Nigeria. In Sweden, a National Diabetes Registry established in response to the St Vincent ... to drive the unanimous adoption of the resolution for the September 2011 UN High-level Meeting on Non-communicable diseases. In ...
*  Reverse innovation
... education in communicable disease control; innovation in mobile phone use; low technology simulation training; local product ... Reverse innovation has been identified as a key emerging trend in global health systems. Key health areas where low-income ...
*  Pardis Sabeti
... of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University and on the faculty of the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics ... She is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer. In addition to being named one ... Genetic Road Map Drawn for Tracing Route To Common Diseases Video. Profile: Pardis Sabeti. NOVA scienceNOW, 07.02.2008. ... that have been subject to natural selection and an algorithm which explains the effects of genetics on the evolution of disease ...