Module doze: Microbiology Net Scavenger Quest
Get on the CDC Special Pathogens web site
Then click the menu key Ebola Hemorragic Fever Circulation Map Wherever do a lot of the Ebola outbreaks seem to arise? Most manage to occur in the Congo and Uganda.
Today go back to the first page and simply click Information on Ebola hemorrhagic fever Read through this fact sheet. What did you will find interesting regarding Ebola? I found it interesting that Ebola has no transporter stat also because of the natural reservoir in the virus is unknown, the way in which in which it first appears in a human being at the start of your outbreak will not be determined!
On the first page again, click on the menu Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers in the For Travelers section. What are some of the ways of transmitting that are mentioned? Some modes of transportation are
Around the first webpage again, click the menu History of Ebola Breakouts in Outbreak notices. Where and when had been the most recent outbreaks? The most recent break out was in Uganda in May of 2011. How many people were afflicted? 1 person was damaged.
On the first page once again, click on Details for Flight Personnel in the Prevention Data section. Go through this. Precisely what is the potential for flight workers, TSA screeners and passengers? They have the potential for person to person spread. Transmissions to humans may occur through direct contact with blood or body fluids. We are all acquainted with the TSA pat straight down and screening procedures. It has been reported that TSA screeners do not typically change safety gloves between dab downs until the traveler specifically needs them to do this. What is the threat to passengers in the event that screeners do not use good sanitary methods when testing passengers and luggage? How about other diseases like smallpox, MRSA, influenza, bird influenza, and other deadly and potentially viruses and diseases? The threat to passengers to is very excessive and at a...