*  Attributing human foodborne illness to food sources and water in Latin America and the Caribbean using data from outbreak...
We developed a probabilistic model based on outbreak data that attributes human foodborne disease by various bacterial ... Source attribution using outbreak data utilizes readily available data from outbreak surveillance to estimate the contribution ... For the calculation of the number of outbreaks attributed to each source, simple-food outbreaks were attributed to the single ... and the proportion of outbreaks caused by each category was used to define the probability that an outbreak was caused by a ...
  http://orbit.dtu.dk/en/publications/attributing-human-foodborne-illness-to-food-sources-and-water-in-latin-america-and-the-caribbean-using-data-from-outbreak-investigations
*  Flexibility in disease outbreak management could save lives and money - Healthcanal.com : Healthcanal.com
Tropical diseases. 12/14/2017 Tropical diseases 40 years after first Ebola outbreak, survivors show signs they can stave off ... In the early stages of a new disease outbreak there is often insufficient information to make a decision regarding the best ... "Historically the argument has been for a very static policy to manage infectious disease outbreaks because it's clean and easy ... Home Public Health and Safety Flexibility in disease outbreak management could save lives and money ...
  https://www.healthcanal.com/public-health-safety/56482-flexibility-in-disease-outbreak-management-could-save-lives-and-money.html
*  Costs associated with implementation of a strict policy for controlling spread of highly resistant microorganisms in France |...
Vancomycin-resistant enterococci outbreak, Germany, and calculation of outbreak start. Emerg Infect Dis 2008;14:317-19. doi: ... 11Infectious Diseases Department, AP-HP, Hôpital Bichat-Claude Bernard, Paris, France. ... and for outbreaks with only one secondary case (3 days) as compared to outbreaks with more than one secondary case (16 days) (p ... an outbreak with only one secondary case; and (4) an outbreak with more than one secondary case. ...
  http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/6/1/e009029
*  Department of Health | Influenza outbreak preparedness: lessons from outbreaks in residential care facilities in 2014
... managing six outbreaks at the public health unit level and the implications for future vaccine composition and local outbreak ... Communicable Diseases Intelligence Volume 39 No 2 - June 2015 /. Influenza outbreak preparedness: lessons from outbreaks in ... Communicable Diseases Network Australia. A practical guide to assist in the prevention and management of influenza outbreaks in ... Outbreak description and results Six influenza outbreaks were notified to the PHU between 4 July and 8 September 2014 affecting ...
  http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/cda-cdi3902d.htm
*  Climate Change, Human Interference Create Greater Threat Of Animal-To-Human Disease Outbreaks, U.N. Official Warns | The Henry...
Climate Change, Human Interference Create Greater Threat Of Animal-To-Human Disease Outbreaks, U.N. Official Warns. Apr 07, ... The Independent: World warned: Prepare for more Ebola-like outbreaks. "Outbreaks of deadly animal-to-human viruses such as ... told The Independent the world should prepare for more major outbreaks of zoonotic diseases - those which can pass from animals ... Deforestation Patterns Could Help Predict Future Ebola Outbreaks, Researchers Show * Opinion Piece Highlights 10 Memorable ...
  https://www.kff.org/news-summary/climate-change-human-interference-create-greater-threat-of-animal-to-human-disease-outbreaks-u-n-official-warns/
*  Salmonella Ground Beef Outbreak Sickened 22, CDC Reports | Food Safety News
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Friday. ... Salmonella Ground Beef Outbreak Sickened 22, CDC Reports By ... Among the 14 outbreak victims for whom information was available, half were hospitalized, according to CDC's final outbreak ... No deaths were connected to the outbreak.. The type of Salmonella Typhimurium that caused this outbreak is uncommon, according ... An outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium linked to ground beef that started in early December of 2012 is now thought to have ended ...
  http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2013/03/salmonella-ground-beef-outbreak-sickened-22-cdc-reports/
*  Disease outbreak legal definition of Disease outbreak
What is Disease outbreak? Meaning of Disease outbreak as a legal term. What does Disease outbreak mean in law? ... Definition of Disease outbreak in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... outbreak. (redirected from Disease outbreak). Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.. Related to Disease outbreak: ... Disease outbreak legal definition of Disease outbreak https://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Disease+outbreak ...
  http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Disease+outbreak
*  Epidemiological effects of group size variation in social species | Journal of The Royal Society Interface
... for diseases below the epidemic threshold, estimates of the mean and variance in outbreak sizes, (iii) for diseases above the ... Consider an outbreak that originates with a single infected group of size n1. This group is expected to transmit the disease ... typically promote the spread of infectious disease outbreaks [27-32]. Here, we focus instead on the role of the variance of the ... During the course of an outbreak, an infected group will infect on average susceptible groups. If then an outbreak is expected ...
  http://rsif.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/10/83/20130206
*  A large community outbreak of waterborne giardiasis- delayed detection in a non-endemic urban area | BMC Public Health | Full...
Nygard K, Gondrosen B, Lund V: [Water-borne disease outbreaks in Norway]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2003, 123: 3410-3413.PubMed ... Relying on disease-specific surveillance systems for detection of outbreaks is not sufficient when the pathogen is difficult to ... Investigations of outbreaks are regulated by the Infectious Disease Control Act and regulations in Norway. The investigation to ... Furtado C, Adak GK, Stuart JM, Wall PG, Evans HS, Casemore DP: Outbreaks of waterborne infectious intestinal disease in England ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2458-6-141
*  Campus News: New technology will help pinpoint disease outbreaks
"Time is key in these events -- people can become very ill or die during disease outbreaks -- so speedy recognition and ... New technology will help pinpoint disease outbreaks University of Guelph researchers have received a $375,000 Health Canada ... food safety and human health data to speed up the identification and evaluation of disease outbreak sources. For example, if ... grant to develop a database program to help pinpoint causes of disease outbreaks. ...
  http://www.uoguelph.ca/news/archives/001403.html
*  E coli Outbreak Archives | Page 2 of 14 | Food Poisoning Bulletin
The investigation into the deadly E. coli outbreak at the border of Utah and Arizona has been joined by the Centers for Disease ... Filed Under: Featured, News, Outbreaks Tagged With: Chicken & Rice Guys, E coli Outbreak, Lawsuit, Massachusetts ... Ten people had to be hospitalized in this outbreak. That is a high percentage in the average E. coli outbreak. The first person ... Filed Under: Featured, News, Outbreaks Tagged With: Arizona, E coli Outbreak, Lawyer, Utah ...
  https://foodpoisoningbulletin.com/tag/e-coli-outbreak/page/2/
*  Talking turkey: How bird flu outbreaks are playing out on Environmental XPRT
Some questions and answers about the outbreak: WHAT KIND OF ... ... How bird flu outbreaks are playing out. A deadly strain of bird ... and those that die in disease outbreaks. Studies show that properly done, the heat generated by composting is enough to kill ... DO THESE OUTBREAKS WIPE OUT AFFECTED FARMERS?. An outbreak that kills tens of thousands of birds certainly can cost a farm ... No comments were found for Talking turkey: How bird flu outbreaks are playing out. Be the first to comment! ...
  https://www.environmental-expert.com/articles/talking-turkey-how-bird-flu-outbreaks-are-playing-out-478364
*  Water-Related Disease Outbreaks, 1985
... Michael E. St. Louis, M.D. Enteric Disease Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Center ... Since 1971 CDC has tabulated data on waterborne disease outbreaks separately from those for foodborne disease outbreaks and ... the agent in two of four bacterial disease outbreaks, caused 10 (55%) of 18 waterborne bacterial disease outbreaks between 1980 ... No waterborne outbreaks of documented viral diseases were reported in 1985. In the one reported outbreak related to a chemical ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001765.htm
*  Epidemic disease | Article about epidemic disease by The Free Dictionary
Some diseases are acute, producing severe symptoms that... Explanation of epidemic disease ... Find out information about epidemic disease. impairment of the normal state or functioning of the body as a whole or of any of ... it is also the nation's main vaccine production base whenever there is an epidemic disease outbreak in the region, such as with ... Related to epidemic disease: endemic disease, sporadic disease disease,. impairment of the normal state or functioning of the ...
  https://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/epidemic+disease
*  Surveillance for Foodborne Disease Outbreaks --United States, 1993-1997
Several types of outbreaks are excluded from the Foodborne-Disease Outbreak Surveillance System such as outbreaks that occur on ... Foodborne-Disease Outbreaks During 1993-1997. As in previous years, bacterial pathogens caused most outbreaks and infections ... Interpretation of Data from the Foodborne-Disease Outbreak Surveillance System. Foodborne diseases cause an estimated 76 ... Disease prevention and control. The investigation of foodborne-disease outbreaks leads to prevention and control measures in ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss4901a1.htm
*  Using Biostatistics To Detect Disease Outbreaks
... Illustration of an influenza virus attaching to a cell membrane: Professor ... Using Biostatistics To Detect Disease Outbreaks * A Viral Cloaking Device * Malaria Millennium Development Goal Unlikely To Be ... Professor Ryan will be contributing to the development of a model of what the 'usual' behaviour of a disease occurrence would ... versus missing an outbreak that is occurring. We need to develop methods of detection that will have high sensitivity to ...
  http://www.terradaily.com/reports/Using_Biostatistics_To_Detect_Disease_Outbreaks_999.html
*  iPhone Application Tracks Disease Outbreaks | Newsmax.com
... there is a case of swine flu nearby can now find out instantly with a new program that tracks outbreaks of infectious diseases. ... HealthMap, founded in 2006, tracks and maps infectious disease outbreaks through news reports, personal accounts, official ... enables users to track and report outbreaks of infectious diseases such as swine flu in real time.. It is available for free ... Users can also set alerts to be notified on their iPhone or by e-mail when new outbreaks are reported nearby.. "We hope ...
  https://www.newsmax.com/health/health-news/iphone-application-tracks-outbreaks-of-disease/2009/09/03/id/475094/
*  Wikipedia-Based Tracking Model Could Predict Disease Outbreaks: Study
A team of scientists was able to predict influenza outbreaks in the U.S., Poland, Japan and Thailand by tracking page views on ... Wikipedia-Based Tracking Model Could Predict Disease Outbreaks: Study. By Avaneesh Pandey @avaneeshp88 On 11/14/14 AT 3:06 AM. ... Wikipedia page views could, in the future, become an important tool in predicting disease outbreaks, according to the findings ... argued that Wikipedia traffic data could also be used to estimate the current rates of disease outbreaks across the world. ...
  http://www.ibtimes.com/wikipedia-based-tracking-model-could-predict-disease-outbreaks-study-1723704
*  WHO | Preventing disease outbreaks after the tsunami in Solomon Islands
Cramped living conditions, limited clean water, and poor sanitation increases the risk of diarrhoea and other disease outbreaks ...
  http://www.who.int/features/2013/solomon_tsunami/photos/en/index2.html
*  Disease outbreak hits Congo capital - UPI.com
... a mosquito-borne disease similar to dengue fever, in parts of the capital Brazzaville. ... Health officials in the Congo have reported an outbreak of Chikungunya, ... BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo, June 20 (UPI) -- Health officials in the Congo have reported an outbreak of Chikungunya, a ... No deaths have been reported in the outbreak, initially thought to be malaria, but health authorities have warned of elevated ...
  https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2011/06/20/Disease-outbreak-hits-Congo-capital/UPI-79231308615723/?st_rec=70801327555698
*  New tool advances investigations of disease outbreaks | EurekAlert! Science News
... rapidly reduced costs of next-generation DNA sequencing to better inform public health officials faced with ongoing outbreaks. ... To combat disease outbreaks, public health officials often use painstaking fieldwork to try to stay one step ahead of the ... New tool advances investigations of disease outbreaks. Molecular Biology and Evolution (Oxford University Press) ... New tool advances investigations of disease outbreaks This week in Molecular Biology and Evolution ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-04/mbae-nta041114.php
*  Health & Prevention: Social Distancing Guidelines (for workplace communicable disease outbreaks)
In the event of an influenza pandemic or other communicable disease situation, [Name of Company] may implement these social ... distancing guidelines to minimize the spread of the influenza and other communicable diseases among the staff. ...
  https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/tools-and-samples/policies/pages/cms_016204.aspx
*  Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Botswana - The Poultry Site
The veterinary authorities in Botswana have reported five fresh outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Central Serowe, Kgatleng, ... BOTSWANA - The veterinary authorities in Botswana have reported five fresh outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Central Serowe, ... While the main source of the outbreaks remains inconclusive, contact with wild species has been determined as the primary cause ... of the outbreaks.. According to the OIE, several cases of Newcastle disease have been recorded in different districts with high ...
  http://www.thepoultrysite.com/poultrynews/32871/newcastle-disease-outbreaks-in-botswana/
*  Articles about West Nile Virus - tribunedigital-glendalenews-press
A mosquito sample collected in Glendale tested positive for West Nile virus, making it the first sign of the disease in the ... Following a July outbreak of West Nile Virus in La Crescenta, the council will officially notify the public about the mosquito- ... A mosquito sample collected in Glendale tested positive for West Nile virus, making it the first sign of the disease in the ... Following a July outbreak of West Nile Virus in La Crescenta, the council will officially notify the public about the mosquito- ...
  http://articles.glendalenewspress.com/keyword/west-nile-virus
*  May 21, 2015
Ebola Outbreak Serves As 'Wake-Up Call' To Boost R&D, Prepare For Next Outbreak Scientific American: After Ebola, a Blueprint ... Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases: Powerful Testimonies Urge Action on Neglected Tropical Diseases. Selma Melkich ... Social Costs Of Diseases Must Be Considered When Debating Costs Of Drug R&D U.S. News & World Report: The True Cost of Costly ... There are many diseases with the potential to trigger chaos and human suffering, but we have learned how to jumpstart research ...
  https://www.kff.org/daily-news/may-21-2015/