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Guide to Global Digital Tools for COVID-19 Response

The guide compares the District Health Information Software (DHIS2), the Surveillance, Outbreak Response Management and Analysis System (SORMAS), Go.Data, Open…

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Testing, Screening, and Outbreak Response for Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs)

Testing individuals with signs or symptoms consistent with COVID-19 Consistent with CDC’s recommendations, individuals with COVID-19 signs or symptoms should talk…

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Emergency Shelters in Disaster Response in Global, Low Resource Settings

Intensify cleaning and disinfection. Frequently touched surfaces should be cleaned and disinfected at least twice a day, and more frequently…

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COVID-19 Information Metrics for Response Leadership’s Decision Making

Introduction Information sharing among international and national stakeholders during the ongoing COVID-19 response is critical for a coordinated response. Emergency…

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COVID-19 Response is a Family Affair for EIS Alums

CDC deployers practice in personal protective equipment before going door-to-door to investigate a COVID-19 outbreak in Utah. Top row, L-R:…

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Influenza Outbreak in Laos Hill Tribes Halted with Quick Response and Regional Support

Seasonal influenza viruses circulate globally in people and are estimated to cause between 291,000 and 646,000 deaths worldwide, annually. Recently,…

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CDC Activities and Initiatives Supporting the COVID-19 Response and the President's Plan for Opening America Up Again

This document briefly summarizes CDC’s initiatives, activities, and tools in support of the Whole-of-Government response to COVID-19. Source link

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CDC’s Response to COVID-19 | CDC

CDC shares 9 tons of protective gear with responders Necessity is the mother of invention, as the saying goes. So…

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Study confirms that some flu vaccines cause a stronger immune response among older adults

Dec. 12, 2019 – A new CDC co-authored studyexternal icon published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases offers more…