Re-Emerging Disease

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Any condition, usually an infection, that had decreased in incidence in the global population and was brought under control through effective health care policy and improved living conditions, reached a nadir, and, more recently, began to resurge as a health problem due to changes in the health status of a susceptible population
Examples Cholera, dengue, diphtheria, malaria, tuberculosis
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Chikungunya fever: An epidemiological review of a re-emerging infectious disease.
The Plague is by definition a re-emerging infectious disease which affects the lungs and is highly contagious, leading to mass outbreaks across populations.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The international outbreak of Ebola in 2014 serves as a reminder for the need to be proactive in preparing for the rapid spread of any newly emerging or re-emerging infectious disease.
This work was funded by the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under the project "European Management Platform for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disease Entities" European Commission grant agreement no.
Dengue--a re-emerging infectious disease in Singapore.
Invitation to tender : New or re-emerging infectious diseases with a large potential hazard to public health or events with increased radioactivity can manifest at any time.
CDC focuses its China-based work on HIV/AIDS, emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, immunizations, workforce development, non-communicable diseases, and laboratory quality and safety.
We live in an age of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases that can spread quickly through global networks.
GHNA-00-09-00010-00); and grants for Research on Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases, Research on Hepatitis, and Research on Food Safety from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan.
At that time, a number of severe pneumonia cases occurred in the country and the Ministry of Health (MOH) Jordan promptly requested a WHO Collaborating Centre for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases (NAMRU - 3) team to immediately assist in the laboratory investigation.
The response to the anthrax attacks morphed into a much broader effort that encompassed not only preparedness for anthrax and other potential deliberate biothreats, but also for naturally emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases that threaten both public health and national security," Dr.
Since the recognition of HIV/AIDS approximately 30 years ago, it is clear that newly emerging or re-emerging infectious diseases continue to pose a significant threat to the global population.