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Treatment options for postal and other workers exposed to anthrax
  • Published Date:
    12/21/2001
  • Source:
    HAN ; 065
  • Language:
    English
Filetype[PDF - 811.14 KB]


Details:
  • Corporate Authors:
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
  • Series:
  • Description:
    Thursday, December 21, 2001, 13:43 EST (1:43PM EST)

    CDCHAN-00065-2001-12-21-UPD-N

    Treatment options for postal and other workers exposed to anthrax, Friday, December 21, 2001, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET.

    This live satellite and web broadcast will present to postal and other workers the treatment options for prevention of inhalational anthrax for persons who were exposed to anthrax spores and are currently completing 60-day courses of prophylactic antibiotics. An expert from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will review the options for individuals exposed to airborne B. anthracis spores and who may be at risk for inhalational anthrax.

    Event Type: anthrax terrorism event

    Context: countermeasures/therapeutics

    Event Type: Man-made

    Agent Type: bacteria

    Specify Agent (Name): anthrax

    International: no

    Intentional/Unintentional: intentional

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