Chikungunya fever: An epidemiological review of a re-emerging infectious disease
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The Plague is by definition a re-emerging infectious disease
which affects the lungs and is highly contagious, leading to mass outbreaks across populations.
This research was supported by the Research Program on Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disease
from the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development.
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
Worryingly, recent analysis by the World Health Organization (WHO) indicates that emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases
and other public health emergencies are on the rise, predictably in certain areas and unpredictably in other places.
FAO in its report while commenting on public health, said the future will be characterised by an increased risks of outbreaks of zoonotic diseases including emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases
The challenge of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases
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They said that the hospital administration should develop a mechanism to assist the hospital's staff in reducing the risk of healthcare associated infections or re-emerging infectious diseases
According to them, the concerned health authorities should develop a mechanism to assist hospitals in reducing the risk of healthcare associated infections or re-emerging infectious diseases