Acute Care Management of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers

Episode Summary

In this twenty-second episode of SCDP's ECHO podcast, Dr. Gavin Harris reviews the Region IV Special Pathogens of Concern Situation Report. Panelists Dr. Jay Varkey and Dr. Colleen Kraft provide an in-depth overview of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHF's). This episode highlights the historical context of VHF's, disease descriptions, challenges, and therapies. Expert presenters also provide context surrounding the identify, isolate, and inform paradigm (III), and review a case study. The panel also answers the audience’s questions via a Q&A discussion. This is the recording of the live ECHO session from 9.1.22. RESOURCES Access the full resources from this session, including the slide deck, important links, agenda, and speaker bios, on the Emory SCDP ECHO website: Please Note: Unless otherwise stated, the opinions expressed in the program reflect those of the panelists and not necessarily those of their respective organizations, including (but not limited to), Emory University, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response.

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