Presenter: Brian Metzger, MD, MPH

Zika: A Virus Finding a New Home

Zika Virus

Dr. Metzger reviews the most current literature and guidelines, as of March, 2016, for the Zika Virus. His discussion reviews a testing algorithm and guidance for pregnant women. He also includes reporting processes, laboratory testing and contact numbers for healthcare providers. He reviews the CDC guidance for prevention of sexual transmission of ZIKA. This thorough discussion reviews the world geographic distribution and migration of the Zika Virus. He also includes the transmission, clinical factors and symptoms with an emphasis on the predominate clinical features in pregnant women.

Total Viewing Time: 58 minutes - 1 video
Instruction Format: Slide and Presentation On Demand Webinar
Cost: Complimentary
Credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ (Internet Enduring Material)