BREATHE CALIFORNIA  - Golden Gate Health Partnership reports from the World Tuberculosis Day Event at San Francisco City College.    The event included free TB screenings for students, and a MEDIA EVENT featuring a proclamation from Mayor Ed Lee Recognizing World Tuberculosis Day in San Francisco and brief remarks from:        Linda Civitello, CEO Breathe California Golden Gate Health Partnership

BREATHE CALIFORNIA - Golden Gate Health Partnership reports from the World Tuberculosis Day Event at San Francisco City College. The event included free TB screenings for students, and a MEDIA EVENT featuring a proclamation from Mayor Ed Lee Recognizing World Tuberculosis Day in San Francisco and brief remarks from: Linda Civitello, CEO Breathe California Golden Gate Health Partnership

Caffeine is the Silent Killer of Success... or that's wht they're trying to insinuate. Mercy, I think I'll have my bedtime cup of coffee!!

Caffeine is the Silent Killer of Success... or that's wht they're trying to insinuate. Mercy, I think I'll have my bedtime cup of coffee!!

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) similar to atypical pneumonia; higher rates in Asia; caused by coronavirus; transmission: respiratory droplets, close contact, oral-fecal contact; high mortality rates; incubation 2-7 days; 1st stage: flulike symptoms (3-7 days); 2nd stage: dry cough, dyspnea, congestion, hypoxia, liver damage; 3rd stage: severe/sometimes fatal resp distress; dx: history, PE, xray; treatment: o2 therapy, bronchodilators, antivirals, endotrachial tube with ventilation

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) similar to atypical pneumonia; higher rates in Asia; caused by coronavirus; transmission: respiratory droplets, close contact, oral-fecal contact; high mortality rates; incubation 2-7 days; 1st stage: flulike symptoms (3-7 days); 2nd stage: dry cough, dyspnea, congestion, hypoxia, liver damage; 3rd stage: severe/sometimes fatal resp distress; dx: history, PE, xray; treatment: o2 therapy, bronchodilators, antivirals, endotrachial tube with ventilation

Legionnaires Disease-caused by Legionella pneumophila; thrives in warm, moist environments, particularly air conditioning units/spas; not contagious-spread through aerosoled droplets; can be life-threatening; dx: urine test for Legionella antigens;

Legionnaires Disease-caused by Legionella pneumophila; thrives in warm, moist environments, particularly air conditioning units/spas; not contagious-spread through aerosoled droplets; can be life-threatening; dx: urine test for Legionella antigens;

CF-manifestations: meconium ileus, salty skin, steatorrhea, fat sol vit deficiency, chronic cough, hypoxia, fatigue, activity intolerance, rhonchi, delayed growth & development; dx: sweat & stool analysis, xray, pulmonary tests, ABG; treatment: replace pancreatic enzyme, bile salt & fat sol vit, high-protein low-fat diet, increase fluids, chest physiotherapy, postural drainage, coughing, humidified air, bronchodilators, exercise, early treatment of infections, o2 therapy, heart/lung…

CF-manifestations: meconium ileus, salty skin, steatorrhea, fat sol vit deficiency, chronic cough, hypoxia, fatigue, activity intolerance, rhonchi, delayed growth & development; dx: sweat & stool analysis, xray, pulmonary tests, ABG; treatment: replace pancreatic enzyme, bile salt & fat sol vit, high-protein low-fat diet, increase fluids, chest physiotherapy, postural drainage, coughing, humidified air, bronchodilators, exercise, early treatment of infections, o2 therapy, heart/lung…

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Statement by Dr Mario Raviglione on the occasion of World TB Day 2013

Statement by Dr Mario Raviglione on the occasion of World TB Day 2013

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