Emerging Infections & Flu

Ebola

Date Added Resource Source
Oct 2014

Infographic: Is it Flu or Ebola? (PDF)

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/is-it-flu-or-ebola.pdf

This infographic visually points out both differences and likeliness of acquiring flu versus Ebola.

(CDC)
Oct 2014

OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Ebola

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/ebola/index.html

This web page provides information about Ebola viruses and EHF for workers and employers.

(OSHA)
Oct 2014

The Lancet Ebola Resource Center

http://ebola.thelancet.com/

Free access to all ebola resources from the Lancet Family of Journals.

(Lancet)
Sep 2014

Detailed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Checklist for Ebola Preparedness (PDF)

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ems-checklist-ebola-preparedness.pdf

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), in addition to other federal, state, and local partners, aim to increase understanding of Ebola and encourage U.S.-based EMS agencies and systems to prepare for managing patients with Ebola and other infectious diseases.

(CDC)
Sep 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Ebola topic page

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/index.html

This general topic page addresses many public and human health issues related to the Ebola virus and outbreak.

(CDC)
Aug 2014

NIOSH Workplace Safety & Health Topics: Ebola and Other Emerging Infectious Diseases

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/EmergInfectDiseases/

Emerging infectious diseases are those whose incidence in humans has increased in the past 2 decades or threaten to increase in the near future.

(NIOSH)