2003 Disease Control Newsletter Issues

November/December 2003: Volume 31, Number 7 (PDF: 159KB/ 12 pages)

  • Revised Recommendations for the Treatment of Tuberculosis Disease
  • Breast Cancer Incidence Is Increasing Among Women 50-64 Years of Age
  • Cancer Is the New Leading Cause of Death in Minnesota as Deaths From Heart Disease Decrease
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease and Autopsies
  • Downloadable Asthma Action Plan

September/October 2003: Volume 31, Number 6 (PDF: 250KB/ 12 pages)

  • SARS: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
  • Infection Control Recommendations for SARS
  • Minnesota Influenza Vaccination Plan, 2003-04
  • A Statewide Retrospective Survey of Immunization Rates in Children Entering Kindergarten in 2001-02
  • MDH Adopts New School and Child Care Immunization Requirements
  • 9th Annual Emerging Infections in Clinical Practice and Emerging Health Threats Conference, November 21, 2003

July/August 2003: Volume 31, Number 5 (PDF: 217KB/20 pages)

June 2003: Volume 31, Number 4 (PDF: 213KB/6 pages)

  • West Nile Virus: An Update for Minnesota Medical Providers
  • Blastomycosis
  • Asthma Action Plan: A Tool for Medical Professionals

May 2003: Volume 31, Number 3 (PDF: 98KB/8 pages)

  • Increase in Tick-Borne Diseases in Minnesota:
    Lyme Disease and Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis
  • Communicable Disease Reporting and HIPAA
  • Testing for HIV-1/HIV-2 in Minnesota, 1988-1999
  • Cancer Surveillance in Minnesota
  • Antimicrobial Susceptibilities of Selected Pathogens, 2002

March 2003: Volume 31, Number 2 (PDF: 102KB/8 pages)

  • Recommended Childhood and Adult Immunization Schedules - Minnesota, 2003
  • Newly Approved Blood Test for Diagnosing Latent Tuberculosis Infection: Guidelines for Use of QuantiFERON -TB
  • DCN Readership Alert and Survey

January 2003: Volume 31, Number 1 (PDF: 143KB/12 pages)

  • Smallpox and Smallpox Vaccination
  • Proposed New Immunization Requirements
  • Changes in Reporting Race/Ethnicity Data on Disease Report Forms
  • Subject Index for the Disease Control Newsletter, 2002

 

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