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  1. Source:European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
    Date Published:08/19/2016
    Annotation:This resource provides an update on the Zika virus infection outbreak as of August 19, 2016. It provides a table and map of countries and territories with reported confirmed autochthonous cases of Zika virus infection in the past three months, as of August 12, 2016, and reports on cases in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) and EU outermost regions and territories. It includes an update on microcephaly and/or central nervous system malformations potentially associated with Zika virus infection.
    Type:Report
    ID:13285. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  2. Source:U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)
    Date Published:08/18/2016
    Annotation:This resource provides information about estimates of contraceptive need among currently sexually active, uninsured women, and certain areas of the United States that are at an increased risk for unplanned pregnancies with Zika-infected fetuses. It provides an interactive map of uninsured, sexually active women in need of contraceptive services, and the habitat of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes; and data by state.
    Type:Web Page
    ID:13270. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  3. Source:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    Date Published:08/18/2016
    Annotation:This Web page provides guidance for initial clinical evaluation and management of infants with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection and abnormalities consistent with congenital Zika virus infection; outpatient management of infants with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection and abnormalities consistent with congenital Zika virus infection; outpatient management of infants with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection, but without abnormalities consistent with congenital Zika virus infection; and additional guidance links.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13267. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  4. Source:World Health Organization (WHO)
    Date Published:08/18/2016
    Format:PDF (7 pages)
    Annotation:This seven-page document provides an update (as of August 17, 2016) on the Zika virus outbreak. It reports on the cumulative number of countries, territories, and areas by World Health Organization region reporting mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission in years, 2007-2014, and monthly from January 1, 2015, to August 17, 2016; provides a map of the global spread of Zika virus, 2013-2016; and includes tables detailing the countries, territories, and areas reporting microcephaly and/or central nervous system malformation cases, and Guillain-Barre cases potentially associated with Zika virus infection.
    Type:Report
    ID:13246. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  5. Source:U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)
    Date Published:08/18/2016
    Format:PDF (4 pages)
    Annotation:This four-page document from TRACIE (Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange) provides general promising practices, categorized by immediate and short-term needs, for healthcare facility executives to consider when trying to retain and care for staff after a disaster. It assumes that a facility is operational after an event and that certain pre-planning and continuity of operations considerations are already in place.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13253. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  6. Source:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    Date Published:08/18/2016
    Format:PDF (2 pages)
    Annotation:This two-page document provides guidance about laboratory testing for congenital Zika virus infection, which is recommended for infants born to mothers with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection during pregnancy, and for infants who have abnormal clinical findings suggestive of congenital Zika virus syndrome and a maternal epidemiologic link suggesting possible transmission, regardless of maternal Zika virus test results. It provides a table for Specimen Type, General Instructions, Notes, Storage, and Shipping.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13268. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  7. Source:U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    Date Published:08/17/2016
    Format:PDF (5 pages)
    Annotation:This five-page document provides information about the Food and Drug Administration's issuance of an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to authorize the use of the InBios International, Inc. (InBios), ZIKV DetectTM IgM Capture ELISA. This assay provides in vitro qualitative detection of human IgM antibodies to Zika virus.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13251. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  8. Source:United Kingdom Department of Health (DH)
    Date Published:08/17/2016
    Annotation:This resource provides information about historical and current epidemiology of Zika virus infections, including cases in United Kingdom travelers. It provides an update on current outbreaks, and a table for the region of travel for Zika cases diagnosed in United Kingdom travelers since 2015.
    Type:Report
    ID:13274. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  9. Source:University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg Public Policy Center (APPC)
    Date Published:08/16/2016
    Format:PDF (12 pages)
    Annotation:This 12-page document sets out best practices and examples for broadcasters, reporters, editors, and writers covering the Zika outbreak. The guide aims to help the media provide essential information to the public and policymakers so that they can better understand the virus and its health risks. It also includes medium-specific recommendations.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13275. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     
  10. Source:United Kingdom Department of Health (DH)
    Date Published:08/15/2016
    Format:PDF
    Annotation:This resource provides guidance for neonatologists and pediatricians to manage confirmed and potentially infected infants born to parents who traveled to areas with active Zika virus transmission. The document provides a table of the congenital abnormalities potentially associated with maternal Zika virus infection during pregnancy. The resource also provides an algorithm of recommendations for neonates whose mother has traveled to an area with active Zika transmission during pregnancy or within four weeks before conception.
    Type:Guideline/Assessment Tool
    ID:13279. From Disaster Lit®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
     

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