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Zoonotic and Parasitic Infections

AUTHOR:
Joseph Mort
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Recognize patients with risk factors for zoonotic infections and identify the most likely zoonotic pathogen based on specific animal reservoirs.
  2. Identify unique clinical features of tickborne infections (especially Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever).
  3. Recognize clinical features associated with Rabies and know the correct diagnostic and management approach to these patients.
  4. Consider malaria for any returning traveler with fever.
  5. Know the clinical features of malaria and be familiar with antimalarial medications.
  6. Recognize infectious features of common parasitic pathogens.
Section
AccessMedicine > Huppert’s Notes: Pathophysiology and Clinical Pearls for Internal Medicine > Bacterial > Lyme disease
Section
AccessMedicine > Huppert’s Notes: Pathophysiology and Clinical Pearls for Internal Medicine > Bacterial > Rocky Mountain spotted fever
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Sherris & Ryan's Medical Microbiology, 8e > Plague and Other Bacterial Zoonotic Diseases
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Sherris & Ryan's Medical Microbiology, 8e > Rabies
Case File
AccessMedicine > Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, 5th Edition > Infectious Diseases Case 8.07 > Infectious Diseases Case 8.07
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Infectious Diseases > Lyme Disease
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Infectious Diseases > Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

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