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Pediatric anthrax

Pediatric anthrax

implications for bioterrorism preparedness

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthrax -- prevention & control,
  • Bioterrorism -- prevention & control,
  • Child,
  • Anthrax,
  • Bacterial diseases in children

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ; prepared by Stanford University-UCSF Evidence-based Practice Center ; investigators, Dena M. Bravata ... [et al.].
    SeriesEvidence report/technology assessment -- no. 141, AHRQ publication -- no. 06-E013
    ContributionsBravata, Dena M., United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality., Stanford-UCSF Evidence-based Practice Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ406.B32 P43 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14763376M
    ISBN 10158763189X
    ISBN 109781587631894
    LC Control Number2006460605
    OCLC/WorldCa71873305

    Concern about use of anthrax as a bioweapon prompted development of novel anthrax antitoxins for treatment. Clinical guidelines for the treatment of anthrax recommend antitoxin therapy in combination with intravenous antimicrobials; however, a large-scale or mass anthrax incident may exceed antitoxin availability and create a need for judicious antitoxin use.


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Red Book™ Online - Infectious Diseases: Anthrax (requires subscription) Remembering 9/11 and Anthrax: Public Health's Vital Role in National Defense (Trust for America's Health) Summary of Recommendations From the National Consensus Conference on Pediatric Preparedness for Disasters and Terrorism chaired by Drs David Markenson and Irwin.

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Pediatric anthrax clinical management. Pediatrics. May;(5):e– CDC. Gastrointestinal anthrax after an animal-hide drumming event—New Hampshire and Massachusetts, MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. Jul 23;59(28)–7. Request PDF | Pediatric aspects of bioterrorism | Potential microbes for bioterrorism threats include Bacillus anthrax, Yersinia pestis, Francisella tularemia, Clostridium botulinum, variola virus.

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Anthrax in humans and animals. Anthrax in humans occurs as a cutaneous, pulmonary, or intestinal infection. The most common type, cutaneous anthrax, occurs as a primary localized infection of the skin in the form of a usually results from handling infected material, lesions occurring mostly on the hands, arms, or neck as a small pimple that develops rapidly into a large vesicle.

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Anthrax meningitis and the fulminant phase of inhalation anthrax are associated with extremely high mortality rates. The treatment of anthrax will be reviewed here. The microbiology, pathogenesis, epidemiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and prevention of anthrax.

The report provides the most current guidance on caring for children after an intentional release of B anthracis and includes information on the diagnosis and management of anthrax in pediatric. -Systemic/severe anthrax includes anthrax meningitis, inhalation anthrax, injection anthrax, gastrointestinal anthrax, and cutaneous anthrax with systemic involvement, extensive edema, or lesions of the head or neck.-Current guidelines should be consulted for additional information.

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Vaccines for anthrax prophylaxis in adult and pediatric populations: a review of the clinical and cost-effectiveness. [Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health.;] -- Anthrax is a disease caused by Bacillus anthracis, a gram positive bacterium that produces spores.

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