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EPI Update

Weekly newsletter from the Center for Acute Disease Epidemiology (CADE) and the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH).

EPI Update for Friday, May 10, 2013`

Description: Weekly newsletter for the Center for Acute Disease Epidemiology (CADE)

Friday, EPI Update for May 10, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

Items for this week’s EPI Update include:

  • Discontinuing of virus culture at SHL
  • Consider using azithromycin to treat chlamydia
  • Hepatitis C testing guidance for clinicians and laboratorians updated to emphasize RNA testing
  • Tick season has arrived
  • Meeting announcements and training opportunities