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  • Tags: Prophylaxis

Creator: World Health Organization
Subject: General
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2018-02-08
Description: The R & D Blueprint provides information about a list of prioritized diseases and pathogens that have been selected because they pose a public health risk because of their epidemic potential and their lack of countermeasures.

Creator: U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2017-09-08
Description: This site lists products for Botulism due to Clostridium botulinum toxin; Ebola Virus Disease (EVD); Glanders and Melioidosis due to Burkholderia mallei and B. pseudomallei, respectively; Plague due to Yersinia pestis; Smallpox due to Variola major…

Creator: National Academies of Sciences, E. and Medicine
Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2017-10-31
Description: During public health emergencies (PHEs) involving chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear threats or emerging infectious diseases, medical countermeasures (MCMs) (e.g., drugs, vaccines, devices) may need to be dispensed or administered to…

Ebola virus disease: an update on post-exposure prophylaxis.
Creator: Fischer, W. A. N., P. Vetter, D. G. Bausch, T. Burgess, R. T. Davey, Jr., R. Fowler, F. G. Hayden, P. B. Jahrling, A. C. Kalil, D. L. Mayers, A. K. Mehta, T. M. Uyeki and M. Jacobs
Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2017-11-15
Description: The massive outbreak of Ebola virus disease in west Africa between 2013 and 2016 resulted in intense efforts to evaluate the efficacy of several specific countermeasures developed through years of preclinical work, including the first clinical trials…

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Creator: Loftus, Mary (editor), Emory Medicine
Subject: General
Item Type: Hyperlink
Date Last Updated: 2018-02-20
Description: In the wake of caring for four patients with active Ebola virus in 2014, Emory clinicians have taken stock of lessons learned in infectious disease prevention, therapeutic care, and health aftereffects and are sharing that information broadly with…

Use of Postexposure Prophylaxis After Occupational Exposure to Zaire ebolavirus
Creator: Wong, K. K., R. T. Davey, Jr., A. L. Hewlett, C. S. Kraft, A. K. Mehta, M. J. Mulligan, A. Beck, W. Dorman, C. J. Kratochvil, L. Lai, T. N. Palmore, S. Rogers, P. W. Smith, A. F. Suffredini, M. Wolcott, U. Stroher and T. M. Uyeki
Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2016-08-01
Description: From September 2014 to April 2015, 6 persons who had occupational exposures to Zaire ebolavirus in West Africa received investigational agent rVSV-ZEBOV or TKM-100802 for postexposure prophylaxis and were monitored in the United States.