The Zika Virus

Written By Michelle Denton
The Zika Virus
  • Publsiher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release : 15 July 2017
  • ISBN : 1534561307
  • Pages : 104 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Zika Virus written by Michelle Denton which was release on 15 July 2017, this book published by Greenhaven Publishing LLC. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Although the Zika virus was identified in the late 1940s, a mass outbreak did not occur until recently. Because most of the world is not immune to this virus, it spreads very quickly. Readers discover the history of the Zika virus, facts about its recent spread, the symptoms of the disease, and ways people can protect themselves against it. Full-color photographs and engaging sidebars augment this detailed discussion of a disease that is still mysterious to much of the general public.

The Zika Virus

The Zika Virus
  • Author : Michelle Denton
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2017-07-15
  • Total pages : 104
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Although the Zika virus was identified in the late 1940s, a mass outbreak did not occur until recently. Because most of the world is not immune to this virus, it spreads very quickly. Readers discover the history of the Zika virus, facts about its recent spread, the symptoms of the ...

All you need to know about the Zika Virus

All you need to know about the Zika Virus
  • Author : John Stevenson
  • Publisher : John Stevenson
  • Release Date : 2016-05-22
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika virus is a member of the virus family Flaviviridae and the genus Flavivirus. It is spread by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti and A. albopictus. Its name comes from the Zika Forest of Uganda, where the virus was first isolated in 1947. Zika virus is related to dengue, ...

Zika Virus Infection

Zika Virus Infection
  • Author : Marta Díaz-Menéndez,Clara Crespillo-Andújar
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-25
  • Total pages : 93
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : This book describes the demographic and clinical patterns of Zika infection and evaluates the risk of it spreading to Europe. It reflects the hands-on experience of the author, who as a physician, was faced with the first-ever cases reported in Europe. Providing essential background information on the viral vector, it ...

Zika Virus and Diseases

Zika Virus and Diseases
  • Author : Suzane R. da Silva,Fan Cheng,Shou-Jiang Gao
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-05-08
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Compiles the most current information on the Zika virus and its associated diseases This comprehensive book provides the most up-to-date information for students, medical students, and scientists on Zika virus and its associated diseases. It includes all the information related to the Zika virus since its discovery in 1947; its epidemic ...

Zika Virus Disease Yellow Fever Ebola Virus Disease

Zika Virus Disease  Yellow Fever  Ebola Virus Disease
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 10
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Provides summaries and risk assessments of the current outbreaks of Zika virus, yellow fever, and Ebola virus....

ZIKA VIRUS DISEASE

ZIKA VIRUS DISEASE
  • Author : Adnan Quereshi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-17
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika Virus provides an authoritative account of one of most fascinating viruses of the 21st century, covering all the main points. It includes coverage of clinical manifestations, such as fever and fatigue, but also delves into neurological manifestations like acute demyelinating neuropathy. In addition, the book discusses new evidence that ...

Gao 16 470t Emerging Infectious Diseases

Gao 16 470t  Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Author : United States Government Accountability Office
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Emerging infectious diseases constitute a clear and persistent threat to the health and well-being of people and animals around the world. The Zika virus, which at present appears to be primarily transmitted to humans by infected mosquitos, can cause symptoms including fever, rash, and joint pain. A large ongoing outbreak ...

zika virus disease

zika virus disease
  • Author : Adnan Quereshi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-27
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika Virus provides an authoritative account of one of most fascinating viruses of the 21st century, covering all the main points. It includes coverage of clinical manifestations, such as fever and fatigue, but also delves into neurological manifestations like acute demyelinating neuropathy. In addition, the book discusses new evidence that ...

Emerging Infectious Diseases

Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Author : United States Government Accountability Office
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-05-11
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES: Actions Needed to Ensure Improved Response to Zika Virus Disease Outbreaks...

Zika Virus What Have We Learnt Since the Start of the Recent Epidemic

Zika Virus  What Have We Learnt Since the Start of the Recent Epidemic
  • Author : Rubén Bueno-Marí, Juan-Carlos Saiz,Óscar D. Salomón, Luis C. Villamil-Jiménez,Jorg Heukelbach,Carlos H. Alencar,Paul Armstrong,Paulo Henrique Rosado-de-Castro,Pedro M. Pimentel-Coelho
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2018-04-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : The considerable number of viral infectious disease threats that have emerged since the beginning of the 21st century have shown the need to dispose global and coordinated responses to fight properly and efficiently against them. Severe acute respiratory syndrome (2003), avian influenza in humans (2005), A(H1N1) pandemic influenza (2009), Middle East ...

The Zika Prevention Handbook

The Zika Prevention Handbook
  • Author : Alexander Webb
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • Total pages : 155
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : As the Zika virus continues to spread throughout North America, people need answers. What are the origins of this virus? How does it spread? Should we be concerned? How can we stop the spread of infected mosquitos? With the increasing prevalence of Zika, concrete answers are needed now more than ...

Guideline

Guideline
  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes and is known to circulate in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. Infection with Zika virus usually results in mild illness and symptoms may include fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain, malaise, and headache. Although Zika virus ...

Current Topics in Zika

Current Topics in Zika
  • Author : Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-06-13
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika was an arbovirus not considered relevant until the epidemics of 2007, where in the islands of the Pacific, Yap, Micronesia, and others, and later in the Americas in 2015-2016, it created a significant public health threat. Zika is a flavivirus that has been especially important not just for the high ...

Zika Virus

Zika Virus
  • Author : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Total pages : 38
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : * Before 2015, Zika virus disease (Zika) outbreaks occurred in areas of Africa, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific Islands. * In May 2015, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infections in Brazil. * Since May 2015, CDC has been responding to increased reports of Zika and has ...

Zika Virus and Host Interactions

Zika Virus and Host Interactions
  • Author : Tom Hobman,Anil Kumar,Daniel Limonta
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-03-24
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1534561307
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Summary : Zika virus (ZIKV), one of the flavivirus family members transmitted by mosquitos, was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the WHO in February 2016 because of clusters of newborn microcephaly cases and other neurological disorders in Brazil. Most ZIKV infections result in a self-limited flu-like febrile disease, however, ...