Zika CDC interim response plan : September 2016
Corporate Authors:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)
Description:Interim CDC Zika Response Plan (CONUS and Hawaii) Overview: Initial Response to Zika Virus Infections -- Appendix A: Local Transmission of Zika Virus -- Appendix B: CDC’s Emergency Response Team (CERT) -- Appendix C: Communication -- Appendix D. Surveillance -- Appendix E. Vector Control -- Appendix F: Pregnancy and Birth Defects -- Appendix G: Ensuring Blood Safety and Availability.
This version of the CDC Interim Zika Response Plan replaces the previous document posted on July 31, 2016. Notable updates include:
• Revised guidance to ensure blood safety and availability, reflecting recommendations issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on August 26, 2016.
• Revised guidance on the determination of geographic areas for interventions and issuance of travel guidance in the setting of local transmission (Appendix A). CDC has identified two types of geographic areas: Zika active transmission areas (designated as red zones) and Zika cautionary areas (designated as yellow zones).
• Updated status of Pregnancy and Birth Defects objectives (Appendix F).
Publication date: 09/30/2016
Suggested Citation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Interim CDC Zika Response Plan (CONUS and Hawaii): Initial Response to Zika Virus. Atlanta, Georgia: September 2016.
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