Including Corona Virus :Armed Forces Reportable Medical Events PDF book by U.S. Defense Health Agency

 Including Corona Virus: Download Armed Forces Reportable Medical Events PDF book 

Very Useful book contains all virus and medical problems that may happen to soldiers. including the Corona Virus or its common name SARS-COV

Excerpt from the book:

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Coronavirus)


Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Coronavirus)


Causative Agent Coronavirus

Travel Risks Present worldwide

Clinical Description SARS is characterized by severity of illness as follows:

Early illness: Two or more of the following:

Fever (might be subjective), chills, rigors, myalgia, headache, diarrhea, sore throat, or rhinorrhea.

Mild-to-moderate respiratory illness: Temperature of >100.4°F (>38°C) and one or more clinical findings of lower respiratory illness (example: cough, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing).

Severe respiratory illness: Meets clinical description for mild-to-moderate
respiratory illness with any of the following:

• Radiographic evidence of pneumonia or

• Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Case Classification

A case that meets the clinical case description for mild-to-moderate respiratory illness as described
above and exposure criteria* * is met as described below

Probable :

A case that meets the clinical description for severe respiratory illness as described above and exposure criteria* is met as described below.

Confirmed :

A case that meets any of the clinical case descriptions as described above with any of the following:

• SARS-CoV positive antibody (example: EIA) from serum or

• SARS-CoV identified by culture from any clinical specimen or

• SARS-CoV nucleic acid (RNA) detected by PCR from any clinical specimen and with subsequent
confirmation in a reference laboratory (example: DoD or CDC)

Critical Reporting Elements

Document relevant travel and deployment history occurring within the incubation period.


*Exposure is defined as one or more of the following in the 10 days before the onset of symptoms:

• Close contact as defined in the definition page with a person with confirmed SARS-CoV disease

Prepared in collaboration with: U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Army Public Health Center, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center

Contents of the book

Armed Forces Reportable Medical Events 1. Amebiasis 2. Anthrax 3. Arboviral diseases 4. Botulism 5. Brucellosis 6. Campylobacteriosis 7. Chikungunya Virus Disease 8. Chlamydia trachomatis 9. Cholera 01 or 0139 10. Coccidioidomycosis 11. Cold Weather Injuries 12. Cryptosporidiosis 13. Cyclosporiasis 14. Dengue Virus Infection 15. Diphtheria 16. Escherichia coli, Shiga toxin-producing 17. Ehrlichiosis and Anaplasmosis 18. Filarial Infections 19. Giardiasis 20. Gonorrhea 21. Haemophilus influenza, Invasive

22. Hantavirus Disease 23. Heat Illness 24. Hemorrhagic Fever, Viral 25. Hepatitis A 26. Hepatitis B, acute & chronic 27. Hepatitis C, acute & chronic 28. Influenza-Associated Hospitalization 29. Legionellosis 30. Leishmaniasis 31. Leprosy 32. Leptospirosis 33. Listeriosis 34. Lyme disease 35. Malaria 36. Measles 37. Meningococcal disease 38. Mumps 39. Norovirus Infection 40. Novel and Variant Influenza 41. Outbreak or Disease Cluster 42. Pertussis 43. Plague 44. Poliomyelitis 45. Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) against Rabies 46. Q fever 47. Rabies, Human 48. Relapsing Fever 49. Rift Valley Fever 50. Rubella 51. Salmonellosis 52. Schistosomiasis 53. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome 54. Shigellosis 55. Smallpox

56. Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis 57. Syphilis 58. Tetanus 59. Toxic Shock Syndrome 60. Trichinellosis 61. Trypanosomiasis 62. Tuberculosis 63. Tularemia 64. Typhoid Fever 65. Typhus Fever 66. Varicella 67. Yellow Fever 68. Zika Virus January 2017 Page 2 Overview 5 Summary of Change 5 Requirement to Report 6 Selection Criteria for Reportable Medical Events 7 Common Terminology for Reportable Medical Events 7 What Not to Report 8 Common Laboratory Acronyms 9 Service Points of Contact 10 Amebiasis (Entamoeba histolytica ) 11 Anthrax (Bacillus anthracis ) 12 Arboviral diseases, neuroinvasive and non-neuroinvasive 14 Botulism ( Clostridium botulinum toxin) 16 Brucellosis (Brucella species) 18 Campylobacteriosis (Campylobacter species) 19 Chikungunya Virus Disease (chikungunya virus) 20 Chlamydia trachomatis infection (Chlamydia trachomatis ) 21 Cholera (Vibrio cholerae 01 or 0139) 22 Coccidioidomycosis (Coccidioides species) 23 Cold Weather Injuries 24 Cryptosporidiosis (Cryptosporidium species)

 26 Cyclosporiasis (Cyclospora cayetanensis ) 27 Dengue Virus Infection (dengue virus -1, -2, -3, and -4) 28 Diphtheria (Corynebacterium diphtheriae ) 29 Escherichia coti, Shiga toxin producing (STEC) infection 30 Ehrlichiosis and Anaplasmosis (Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia ewingii) .32 Filariasis (Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, Brugia timori), Loiasis (Loa loa ), and Onchocerciasis (Onchocerca volvulus) 34 Giardiasis (Giardia lamblia ) 35 Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae ) 36 Haemophilus influenzae, Invasive 37 Hantavirus Disease (Bunyaviridae viruses) 38 Heat Illness 39 Hemorrhagic Fever, Viral (VHF) 41 Page 3 Hepatitis A (Hepatitis A virus) 42 Hepatitis B, acute & chronic (Hepatitis B virus) 43 Hepatitis C, acute & chronic (Hepatitis C virus) 44 Influenza-Associated Hospitalization 46 Legionellosis ( Legionella species) 47 Leishmaniasis ( Leishmania species)

48 Leprosy (Mycobacterium leprae ) 49 Leptospirosis ( Leptospira interrogans ) 50 Listeriosis (Listeria monocytogenes) 51 Lyme disease (Borrelia burgdorferi) 52 Malaria (Plasmodium species) 54 Measles (Measles virus) 55 Meningococcal Disease (Neisseria meningitidis) 56 Mumps (Mumps virus) 57 Norovirus Infection (Norovirus) 58 Novel and Variant Influenza (Influenza A virus) 59 Outbreak or Disease Cluster 60 Pertussis (Bordetella pertussis) 61 Plague (Yersinia pestis) 62 Poliomyelitis (Poliovirus) 64 Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) against Rabies 65 Q fever (Coxiella burnetii) 66 Rabies, Human (Lyssavirus) 68 Relapsing Fever (Borrelia species) 69 Rift Valley Fever (RVF) 70 Rubella (Rubella virus)

71 Salmonellosis (Salmonella species) 72 Schistosomiasis (Schistosoma species) 73 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Coronavirus) 74 Shigellosis (Shigella species) 76 Smallpox (Variola virus) 77 Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis (Rickettsia species) 78 Syphilis (Treponema pallidum) 80 Page 4 Tetanus (Clostridium tetani) 84

Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) 85 Trichinellosis (Trichinella species) 87 Trypanosomiasis (Trypanosoma species) 88 Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) 90 Tularemia (Francisella tularensis ) 91 Typhoid Fever (Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi) 92 Typhus Fever (Rickettsia prowazekii, Rickettsia typhi, or Orientia tsutsugamushi) 93 Varicella (Varicella-zoster virus) 95 Yellow Fever (Yellow fever virus) 96 Zika Virus 97 Required Data Elements 99 ICD-10 Codes & Synonyms 100 References 106

Author: U.S. Defense Health Agency 
Publication Date: 2007 


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you can also read the hearing of congress regarding Sars or Corona Virus 2003

severe acute respiratory syndrome (sars) Hearing Before U.S. Congress 2003

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