Epidemiology Manual - Infectious Diseases

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Diseases listed alphabetically
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Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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Acute Flaccid Myelitis Public Info
    AFM Form

Acinetobacter 

Aeromonas  (See Water Bacteria)

Air Travel Exposures

Amebiasis

Amebic Encephalitis & Keratitis
    Free-Living Ameba Case Report Form (CDC)
    Brain-Eating Ameba (Naegleria) Public Information

Anaplasmosis (Tick-Borne Rickettsial) Case Report (CDC)

Angiostrongylus cantonensis Summary

Anthrax 
    Anthrax Public Information   
               en Espanol
Anthrax Summary

Ascaris Public Information  
            en Espanol

Aseptic (Viral) Meningitis
    Meningitis Viral Public Information

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Bacillus Cereus 

Babesiosis Form (CDC)

Barber Shops - Infection Control
    LA  Administrative Code - Barbers

Bats - See Rabies

The Prevention & Control of Bed Bugs
    Managing Bed Bugs in Louisiana Hotels, Motels, Bed & Breakfasts
 
   Bed Bugs and Dialysis Centers

Blastomycosis 
    Blastomycosis Summary

Boil Water Advisories and Infection Control

Bourbon Virus (CDC)

Botulism
    Botulism Case Report Form - Louisiana
    Botulism Outcome Report (CDC)
    Botulism Summary
    Botulism Summary 2

Brucellosis
    Brucellosis Form (CDC)
    Brucellosis Summary

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Campylobacter
    Campylobacter Public Information  
                en Espanol
    Campylobacter Summary

Candida auris Public Information
                
en Espanol

Cat Scratch Disease

Chagas DIsease
    Chagas Disease (CDC webpage)
    Chagas Disease Information (CDC)
    Chagas Investigation Form (pdf)                                          Chagas Investigation Form word version 
  
  Chagas Blood Donor Postitive Test Information (CDC)
    Chagas Public Info
                en Espanol

Chemical Contaminants Risk Summary

Chickenpox (see Varicella) 

Chikungunya Summary

Cholera  (See also Vibrio)
    Cholera & Vibrio Public Information  
               en Espanol
    Cholera & Vibrio Form - COVIS (CDC)
               
Restaurant Only - COVIS Form
    Vibrio cholerae (Cholera) Summary

Ciguatera
    Ciguatera FDA Advisory

Clostridium
    Clostridium Difficile
    C. difficile Summary
    C. difficile in Long-Term-Care Facilities   
    
C. difficile Public Information
             
 en Espanol 
    
C. difficile Public Information for Parents or Guardians of Infants Between the Ages of One- and Six-Months Regarding Colonizaton and/or Infection

    Clostridium Perfringens

Cluster Investigation

Confidentiality

Conjunctivitis

Contaminated Currency & Coin

Cosmetology - LA State Board Gold Book

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease - CJD
    CJD Public Information
            
en Espanol

CRE  (see Enterobacteriaceae)

Cryptococcosis

Cryptosporidiosis
    Cryptosporidiosis Public Information 
             en Espanol
    Cryptosporidium Summary
    Cryptosporidiosis Cleaning Guidelines

Cyclospora
    Cyclospora Form (CDC) September-April
    Cyclospora HGQ Form (CDC) May-August

Cysticercosis (CDC)

Cytomegalovirus Infections

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Dengue Fever 
    Dengue Form (CDC)
    Dengue Summary

Dental
    Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health-Care Settings - 2003 (MMWR)

Diphtheria

Disinfection and Sterilization

Drinking Water Disinfection (See also Boil Water Advisories and Infection Control)

Drug Disposal (FDA)

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Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
   Health Advisory 10/2/14 (CDC)
   What Obstetrician-Gynecologists Should Know About Ebola (ACOG)
   Disinfectants for Use Against the Ebola Virus (EPA)

Ehrlichiosis
    Tick-Borne Rickettsial Disease Case Report Form (CDC)

Encephalitis
    Eastern Equine Encephalitis  (EEE)
    California Encephalitis (La Crosse)
    St. Louis Encephalitis (SLE) 
    West Nile Virus Encephalitis (WNV) 
        WNV Blood Transfusions/Transplants Public Info
        West Nile Story
        West Nile Summary
        
West Nile Encephalitis Public Information en Espanol
    Encephalitis Form
    Encephalitis Summary

Enterobacteriaceae
    Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Summary
    CRE Form

Enterococcus,vancomycin-resistant (VRE)

Enterovirus D68
           en Espanol
    Laboratory Specimen Information (LA)
    Lab Form 96  (LA)
    Patient Summary Form (LA)
    Picornavirus Laboratory Instructions (CDC)

Erythema Infectiosum (Fifth Disease)

Escherichia Coli  
    STEC Form
    E. coli Summary
    STEC Public Information

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Flesh Eating Baterial Infection (See Necrotizing Fasciitis)

Flood Waters

Food Etiology
    Bacterial Foodborne Illnesses
    Non-Infectious Foodborne Illnesses
    Onset,Duration & Symptoms of Foodborne Illness
    Parasitic Foodborne Illnesses
    Viral Foodborne Illnesses

Food Borne Outbreak; Table List  - All Agents 
    Investigation Form  (CDC)
    Food-borne Infection Prevention & Investigation Manual
    Food Borne Outbreak Summary

Food Poisoning - Fish

Food Risk Summary - Cancer

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GBS (See Streptococcal Infection, Group B)

Generic Questionnaire

Giardiasis
    Giardiasis Form
    Giardiasis Public Information     
            en Espanol
    Giardiasis Summary

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

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Haemophilus influenzae Invasive Disease
    Haemophilus Influenzae Summary

Hair (See Cosmetology)

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)
    Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease - Public Information

Hansen's Disease (Leprosy) 
    Hansen's Disease Form
    Hansen's Disease Summary

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome 
    
Hantavirus Fact Sheet (CDC)
    Hantavirus Brochure (CDC)
    Hantavirus Case Report Form (CDC)

Heartland Virus (CDC)

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

Hepatitis
    Guidelines for Viral Hepatitis Surveillance and Case Management - CDC
        Hepatitis A 
           Hepatitis A Public Information
           Hepatitis A Summary
           Hepatitis A Summary (2)
           Hepatitis A Supplemental Form
        Hepatitis B
           Hepatitis B, Public Information
           Hepatitis B Summary
           Hepatitis B Summary (2)
           Recommendations for Identification & Public Health Management of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection   (MMWR)
        Hepatitis C
           Hepatitis C, Public Information
           Hepatitis C Summary
           Hepatitis C Summary 2
       Hepatitis D
       Hepatitis
       Hepatitis Case Report Form
       Hepatitis Table

Herpes B Monkey Virus

HIPAA (MMWR)

Histoplasmosis
       Histoplasmosis Summary

HIV Summary

Human T-cell Lymphotrophic Virus (HTLV)

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Ice Machines and Ice 
    Sanitary Care Pamphlet - Ice Chests & Ice Machines 

Influenza
    Influenza-associated Encephalopathy
    Influenza Pediatric Death Form (CDC)
    Influenza Pediatric Death Reportng Instructions (CDC)
    Influenza Vaccine 2004 (CDC)
    Nasopharyngeal Swab Collection
    Pandemic Influenza Emergency Department Card
    Prevention and Control of Influenza -(Recommendations of the ACIP, 2009)
    Pandemic Influenza Summary
    Pandemic Influenza Summary 2 
    

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Jamestown Canyon Virus Public Information 
        
en Espanol                                                                                          

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Klebsiella

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Legionnaires' Disease
    Legionella Form (CDC)
    Legionella Prevention (VHA Directive)
    Legionella Questionnaire (IDEpi)
    Legionellosis Summary
    Legionellosis Hypothesis-Generating Questionnaire (CDC)

Leprosy (See Hansen's Disease)

Leptospirosis
    Case Report Form (CDC)

Listeriosis
    Listeriosis Form (CDC)
    Listeriosis Form Spanish (CDC)
    Listeria Public Information
    Listeriosis Summary

Lyme Disease
    Lyme Disease Summary
    Lyme Disease Public Information
    Lyme Disease Brochure
    Lyme Disease AHRQ Guidelines
    Lyme Disease IDSA Guidelines
    Lyme Disease Form (LDH)    
    Lyme Disease Form (CDC)

 

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