MedlinePlus (information for consumers)
US Department of Health and Human Services
This page links to U.S. Federal Agencies and International Organizations pages, non-U.S. Governmental sites, Situation Reports and a number of free resources from publishers for medical responders. Links to detailed information on Genome, Sequences and Virus Variation, Laboratory Detection and Diagnosis, Epidemiology and multi-language resources make this page invaluable. One of the strengths of this site is its emphasis on international, global coverage of the Zika virus as understanding of the virus develops.
Recent News from CIDRAP (Zika)
Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Two main Zika threads include:
1) Recent News and 2) Resources & Literature.
Search the Library's catalog for all eBooks related to infectious disease. Limit by date for most recent.
The Department of Infection Prevention and Control has created an internal resource page on Zika Virus. Please check here for the latest information to guide providers as well as Zika awareness poster downloads for patient care areas.
Databases and Specialized Tools
A collection of free resources from across BMJ and elsewhere to inform clinicians and help answer patient questions.
GIDEON is a global infectious disease database with an extensive collection of images, geographical distribution, information about outbreaks and more.
This special report offers free access to researchers, policy makers, and health workers in understanding the effects of the outbreak and how best to respond.
UpToDate is an evidence-based point-of-care tool. Search for "zika" to find clinical summaries for different patient populations, epidemiology information and more.
CDC: Countries and territories with active Zika virus transmission
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Last updated: February 3, 2016
CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: