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Tags: communicable diseases

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March 6, 2019

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This resource provides updated provincial guidelines for post-exposure management and prophylaxis for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HCV) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). This guidance is for public health, workplace health and safety and other...


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February 26, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of salmonellosis as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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February 8, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of pertussis as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical...


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February 1, 2019

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The Notifiable Disease Report (NDR) Manual describes the roles and responsibilities of public health reporters and of Alberta Health in the systematic collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of data to appropriate stakeholders. It provides clarity on the notifiable disease...


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January 14, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this document provides a summary of the exclusions and recommendations for microbiological clearance for cases and contacts of cases with enteric illnesses who work in sensitive occupations or situations based on a review of current best practices.


Views: 481
Last Modified

January 1, 2019

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of rabies as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology; clinical presentation;...


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January 1, 2019

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This manual has been developed through a partnership between Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services, the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch – Alberta Region, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, and Alberta Environment and Parks to provide guidance to public health and veterinary professionals...


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December 20, 2018

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of cholera (O1 & O139) as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease etiology;...


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December 20, 2018

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease...


Views: 135
Last Modified

December 20, 2018

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Intended for public health professionals, this resource presents the recommended practices for the management and reporting of Neonatal Herpes Simplex Infection as a notifiable disease. Topics covered include: a case definition of the disease; information on reporting requirements; disease...