Update: Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax and interim guidelines for exposure management and antimicrobial therapy, October 2001
Source:MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report. 2001; 50(42):909-19.
District Of Columbia
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
Public Health Practice
Respiratory Tract Infections
Skin Diseases, Bacterial
Description:Since October 3, 2001, CDC and state and local public health authorities have been investigating cases of bioterrorism-related anthrax. This report updates previous findings, provides new information on case investigations in two additional areas, presents the susceptibility patterns of Bacillus anthracis isolates, and provides interim recommendations for managing potential threats and exposures and for treating anthrax.
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