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The United States Army Medical Research Institute for infectious diseases.
Infectious Diseases of the Central Nervous System: Parenchymal Infections
Medical information on cerebral abscesses, syphilis, parasitic infections, fungal infections, viral infections, and CJD.
Johns Hopkins Infectious Diseases
Information on infectious diseases including hepatitis, STDs, tuberculosis, and HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, research, education, and epidemiology.
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
NFID supports research into the causes, cures, and prevention of infectious diseases and sponsors public and professional education programs. Virtual library, factsheets, vaccine research conference information, National Coalition for Adult Immunization.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Provides major support for scientists conducting research aimed at developing better ways to diagnose, treat and prevent the many infectious, immunologic and allergic diseases.
Communicable Disease and Immunizations
Communicable disease information for HIV/AIDS, pertussis, influenza, tuberculosis, typhoid fever, chickenpox, and others.
Infections - MCW HealthLink
Information about infectious and communicable diseases from the physicians of the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Current Infectious Disease Reports
Articles and web sites on infectious diseases.
The Core Center
Comprehensive range of outpatient care to individuals and families affected by HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases.
Karolinska Institute: Library and Information Center
Compilation of medical microbiology and infectious diseases sites.
The American Medical Association's Resources on Infectious Diseases
Current resources for physicians and the public on important issues in infectious diseases. Features news, forums, articles, and archives.
Infectious Facts
From the Association of State and Territorial Directors of Health Promotion and Public Health Education. Fact sheets on infectious diseases.
Medscape Infectious Diseases
Directory of news, articles, research reports, and sites. Free registration required to view most of the material.
Infectious Disease News
Online version of the magazine. Includes breaking news, archives, online seminars, and specialty forums.
Medical news and information in infectious disease from current medical journals for physicians. Available on the web or by email newsletter.
Tick-Borne Illness Memorial Page
A memorial page dedicated to those who have died of tick-borne illness- Lyme disease, Tularemia (aka "Rabbit Fever"), Babesiosis, Ehrlichiosis, Colorado Tick Fever, Relapsing Fever, Tick-Borne Encephalitis and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.
Infectious Diseases
Articles in .pdf format - requiring Adobe Acrobat reader. Plus a link directory.
The Bad Bug Book
This handbook provides basic facts regarding foodborne pathogenic microorganisms and natural toxins. Each chapter focuses on either one bacteria, virus, parasite, or natural toxin, providing basic facts.
Mediscover - Infectious Diseases
Content includes topical news from the world or research, recent releases from the world of clinical practice - antivirals, antibiotics and vaccines, regular feature articles, specialist resources.
Infectious Diseases - Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Includes infectious disease fellowship training, research, education, treatment guidelines, microbiology primer, and antibiotic formulary.
Online resource for Communicable Disease Control and Environmental Health in North Cumbria. Intended for anyone with a personal or professional interest in communicable disease control.
The Merck Manual - Infectious Diseases
Specific and general clinical information on infectious diseases and their treatment.
National Center for Infectious Diseases
Details about this national and international reference center for vector-borne viral and bacterial diseases. Location: Colorado, USA. Covers disorders such as lyme, plague, yellow fever and dengue fever. Publications, links and details about specimen submissions.
Medlineplus - Infectious Diseases
Articles about infectious disease and infectious disease links.
A Focus on Infectious Diseases
Information on influenza, infections in children, HIV/AIDS, shingles, sexually transmitted diseases, oral infections, and pelvic infections.
Provides patients with information about infectious diseases including treatment, medication, antimicrobial resistance, disease-causing bacteria, concerns and the spread of diseases.
Disease Outbreak News
Information about disease outbreaks anywhere in the world, searchable by time period, with archives by disease; from the Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response (CSR), World Health Organization.
Pediatric Investigator Collaborative Network on Infections in Canada
PICNIC official web site to learn about new research, technologies, and to connect to each other. Offers information about the organization, publications, links and a member only area.
NewsRx Report Series on Infectious Disease Therapy Research
Summaries of a series of monthly, quarterly, and yearly reports. Full report requires payment.
CBC News: Canada's fortress of deadly disease
Includes information on Canada's Level-4 virology lab in Winnipeg, videos and news reports.
National Center for Infectious Diseases
A large, searchable database of articles about diseases; resources for scientists, physicians, travelers; publications; training programs.
U.S. Army Medical Research Unit-Kenya
Research and surveillance of tropical diseases, including virology, parasitology, and immunology, to develop and test improved means for predicting, detecting, preventing, and treating infectious disease threats in East Africa.
eMedicine: Hospital Acquired Infections
Physician reports on the viral, bacterial, and fungal pathogens likely to cause nosocomial infections such as pneumonia, urinary tract infection, colitis, and candidiasis. Includes medical care and prevention tips.
WHO/OMS - Infectious diseases
Articles from the World Health Organization.
OHSU Health -- Infectious Diseases
Overview, symptom and treatment information about infectious diseases.
Microbial Threats to Health: Emergence, Detection, and Response (2003)
Covers emerging diseases, resurgence of known pathogens, and the human factors that converge to provide an environment where diseases can spread. Complete 350-page report from the Board on Global Health of the National Academy of Science, in Open Book and PDF formats.
Health Care Book
Symptoms, diagnostic tests, and treatments, divided by various conditions.

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