"Ways Of Curbing Dengue" Essays and Research Papers

  • Ways Of Curbing Dengue

    Dengue Dengue is characterized in outbreaks. Outbreak means food borne illness that spreads widely in an area. Causative agent:- The causative agent of Dengue Fever (also known as the Devil's Crunch or Breakbone Fever) is the Dengue Fever Virus (DENV), a member of the Flaviviridae family and the Flavivirus species. However, there are fourserotypes of the Dengue fever virus, aptly named DENV-1, DENV-2, DENV-3 and DENV-4 and within these serotypes there are clades and strains that are inherently...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 431  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue

    Synopsis of Findings from Recent Studies on Dengue in Sri Lanka S.A.M. Kularatnea*, S.L. Seneviratneb* , G.N. Malavigec*, S. Fernandoc, V.G.N.S. Velathanthiric, P Ranatungad, E.S. Wijewickramae, P.N. Gurugamaf, .K. D.H. Karunatilakad, J.G. Aaskovg and S.D. Jayaratnee a Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya University, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka b Department of Clinical Immunology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK d c Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medical Sciences...

    Dengue, Dengue fever, Fever 737  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue

    Lagnat ng Dengue (Dengue Fever) Sanhi Ang lagnat ng dengue (dengue fever) ay isang impeksiyon na sanhi ng isang virus na dinadala mga lamok. Ang sakit na ito ay nakikita sa mga tropikal na rehiyon sa mundo katulad ng sa mga bansa sa Timog Silangang Asya. May apat na klase ng virus na dengue, ang bawat isa ay maaaring magdulot ng lagnat (dengue fever) at lagnat na may pagdurugo (dengue hemorrhagic...

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  • Dengue

    Course Name: Dengue Instructor’s Name: Fatima Eayesha S. Sali General Objective: The course deals with the concept of aspects of nursing management, treatments, preventions, clinical signs and symptoms of a patient experiencing Dengue Fever. This serves an additional knowledge for the patient having the said disease. Venue: Brent Hospital Placement: Patients/Watchers |Specific Objectives |Content ...

    Aspirin, Blood, Dengue fever 416  Words | 6  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is a mosquito-borne infection that causes a severe flu-like illness. There are four different viruses that can cause denguefever, all of which spread by a certain type of mosquito. Dengue can vary from mild to severe; the more severe forms include dengue shock syndrome and dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF). Patients who develop the more serious forms of dengue fever usually need to be hospitalized.  There are currently no vaccines for Dengue fever. The...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1904  Words | 6  Pages

  • Causes and Ways of Curbing Road Accidents. (Questionnaire)

    Hidden cameras • Police observation along highways • Others 48. Do you know about Ops Sikap? • Yes (Proceed to Question 24) • No (Proceed to Question 25) 49. Do you think Ops Sikap helps in curbing road accidents? • Yes • No 50. What do you think is the best way to reduce road accidents? • Reduce the speed limit • Widen the roads • Set the specific time for lorries to go on roads. • Encourage people to take public transport • Others...

    Automobile, Bus, Malaysia 500  Words | 6  Pages

  • THE STUDY ABOUT DENGUE IN THE PHILIPPINES

    THE STUDY ABOUT DENGUE IN THE PHILIPPINES A Term Paper Presented to Prof. Ma. Alona L. Manzon Department of English OUR LADY OF FATIMA UNIVERSITY In Partial Fulfillment Of the Requirements for Basic Communication Skills 2 Second Semester 2014-2015 By: Valdez, Mylene L. Penoliar, Jecylene Q. BSN 1Y2-1 Chapter 1 Introduction Dengue also known as break bone fever is a mosquito to borne tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. It is an infectious disease caused viruses which are transmitted...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Aspirin 1868  Words | 11  Pages

  • Dengue Awareness in Capiz

    Knowledge and Preventive Practices toward Dengue Fever among Dumalag Central National High School Students Ronald Oquendo Jr. Chapter 1 Introduction to the Study Chapter One is divided into five parts: (1) Background and Theoretical Framework of the Study, (2) Statement of the Problem and Hypothesis, (3) Significance of the Study, (4) Definition of Terms, and (5) Delimitation of the Study. Part One, Background and Theoretical Framework of the Study, presents the rationale...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1795  Words | 6  Pages

  • Assessment of Dengue Outbreak in Pandi

    Assessment of Dengue Outbreak in Pandi Name of researcher: Mark John P. Bayaban Year and section: 4th year BSED-Biology Teacher: Mr. Orlino D. Rabago Jr. CHAPTER 1 Introduction: In our place here in Pinagkurtelan, one of the news that we’re hearing is the increasing case of Dengue Victims that bothers us as a people living in the place. Based on the Department of Health (DOH) report they said that 16-percent spike in dengue cases in the country this year. There were already...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 2623  Words | 7  Pages

  • Dengue Fever Presentation

    INFORMATIVE SPEECH OUTLINE Healing the Whole World Speech #1: Informative Josephine Harscouet, Sheyla Rodriguez, Mallory Bridgman Dengue Fever in Colombia and India SPECIFIC PURPOSE: To inform my audience about Dengue Fever INTRODUCTION I. With more than one-third of the world’s population living in areas at risk for infection, dengue virus is a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics. II. We would like to inform you of this disease because it affects so many populations...

    Aedes, Dengue, Dengue fever 1450  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Case Study

    OBJECTIVES General This case presentation aims to identify and determine the general heath problems and needs of the [pic]patient with an admitting [pic]diagnosis of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, Type 1. This presentation also intends to help [pic]patient promote health and medical understanding of such condition through the application of the nursing skills. Specific • To raise the level of awareness of patient on health problems that she may encounter. • To facilitate [pic]patient in taking...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1953  Words | 7  Pages

  • Dengue Fever and Malaria

    Dengue fever and malaria are commonly found in tropical areas as reported by Dr. Paula Siribaddana, who is a medical doctor and lecturer at the University of Colombo. Dengue fever is a viral infection caused by the bite of a female Aedes mosquito. Dengue fever occurs more frequently during warm, humid seasons, and spreads intensely in urban areas. This Aedes mosquito that transmit this are know to be day biters. After being bitten by Aedes mosquitoes, the side effects take about...

    Aedes, Dengue fever, Infectious disease 1056  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Way

    “The Way” By: Ariana Grande Featuring Mac Miller American singer-songwriter and actress Ariana Grande featuring rapper Mac Miller recorded the song “The Way” and was released on March 26, 2013 by Republic Records and as the lead single from her album Daydreamin’. This song was written by Mac Miller himself, Harmony Samuels, Jordin Sparks, All Sherrod Lambert, and Sevyn Streeter. “The Way” is a pop genre song whose melody is directly from the R&B 1998 hit “Still Not a Player,” originally recorded...

    Art music, Beat, Big Pun 1633  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

     Dengue Fever Kimberly A. Bitanga Microbiology Professor J. Gray Dengue Fever Abstract Dengue fever is a debilitating tropical disease caused by one of five types of the dengue virus.(1) It is transmitted by mosquitos throughout the tropics and subtropics of not only Southeast Asia, but has now spread to Central and South America, and countries in the Pacific Ocean and America as well. Usually, most people who are infected with the virus are asymptomatic, with mild symptoms, whereas others...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 1351  Words | 11  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Dengue fever is a disease caused by one of a number of viruses that are carried by mosquitoes. These mosquitoes then transmit the virus to humans. The virus that causes dengue fever is called an arbovirus, which stands for arthropod-borne virus. Mosquitoes are a type of arthropod. In a number of regions, mosquitoes carry this virus and are responsible for passing it along to humans. These regions include the Middle East, the far East, Africa, and the Caribbean Islands. In these locations, the...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 1116  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Dengue fever Spring 2009 Abstract Dengue Fever: is an infectious disease, which it is caused by tiny pathogenic (harmful) organisms that can be contagious by spreading among people upon contact with an infected person. (Tirtha Chakraborty, 2008) “Dengue is the most common and widespread arthropod-borne viral infection in the world.” (World Health Organization, 2008) The mosquito Aedes aegypti, who feed during the day are the transmitters of the virus. They are found in the tropic...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1663  Words | 5  Pages

  • Mence of Dengue

    Menace of Dengue Dengue is an arbovirus disease caused by any one of four closely related viruses that do not provide cross-protective immunity; a person can be infected as many as four times, once with each serotype. Dengue viruses are transmitted from person to person by the Aedes aegypti mosquito in the domestic environment. Periodic epidemics have occurred in the Western Hemisphere for over 200 years. In the past 20 years, however, dengue transmission and frequency of epidemics have increased...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 2016  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Way

    The way, i am. it is the way. way way way. BBC News Typhoon Haiyan's death toll rises in Philippines CBS News - ‎1 hour ago‎ Updated at 1:03 p.m. ET. TACLOBAN, Philippines The central Philippine city of Tacloban was in ruins Saturday, a day after being ravaged by one of the strongest typhoons on record, as horrified residents spoke of storm surges as high as trees and authorities ... Related Philippines » Red Cross Fears 1000 Deaths in Philippine TyphoonNew York Times Why is...

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Filipino language, Leyte 1391  Words | 7  Pages

  • dengue notes

    Dengue Virus Notes. Wikipedia: The dengue virus (DENV) in one of four serotypes and the cause of dengue fever. All four serotypes can cause the full spectrum of disease. It is a mosquito-borne, single positive-stranded RNA virus of the family Flaviviridae; genus Flavivirus. Its genome is about 11000 bases that codes for three structural proteins, capsid protein C, membrane protein M, envelope protein E; seven nonstructural proteins, NS1, NS2a, NS2b, NS3, NS4a, NS4b, NS5; and short non-coding...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 835  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Geographic Study of Disease Dengue Fever is a viral infection spread by mosquitoes. Cases of it have been recorded even in the early civilizations such as China, yet were described in a slightly different manner. Most cases of Dengue occur in the more tropical regions of the world. Some symptoms include nausea, vomiting, headaches, fevers and even rashes. Although Dengue cannot be spread from person to person contact, it is spread through the bite of an Aedes mosquito. Dengue fever is a spread by relocation...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Demography 804  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dost Hoists Online Dengue Alert

    DOST hoists online dengue alert Thursday, 28 February 2013 Written by Luisa S. Lumioan, S&T Media Service, DOST-STII Before the onset of the rainy season, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) intensifies its dengue preventive measures by providing online information on dengue cases per community to serve as alert mechanism to concerned government offices and personnel. In the pipeline is a dengue alert website that will enable public health practitioners to check out high-risk areas...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 988  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    subtropical and tropical regions, the dengue virus represents a major threat to human health. The microorganism's natural hosts include mosquitoes, lower primates, and humans. Infection of the human host results in a biphasic fever with the potential to evolve into severe hemorrhagic disease. Over the past few decades, the virus genome structure, viral proteins, and viral antigens have been well characterized. Unfortunately though, the precise mechanisms by which the dengue virus causes disease remain unknown...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1517  Words | 5  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Dengue and Its Prevention Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that usually follows a benign course with symptoms such as headache, fever, exhaustion, severe muscle and joint pain, swollen glands (lymphadenopathy), and rash. The presence (the "dengue triad") of fever, rash, and headache (and other pains) is particularly characteristic of dengue. Other signs of dengue fever include bleeding gums...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Color 1349  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue

    THESIS MODELING DENGUE VIRAL INFECTION, INSECT TRANSMISSION AND MULTIPLEX PCR IN HUMANIZED MICE Submitted by Jennifer Suzanne Arab Graduate Degree Program in Cell and Molecular Biology In partial fulfillment of the requirements For the Degree of Master of Science Colorado State University Fort Collins, Colorado Fall 2012 Master’s Committee: Advisor: Ramesh K Akkina Gerald N Callahan Paul J Laybourn ABSTRACT MODELING DENGUE VIRAL INFECTION, INSECT TRANSMISSION AND MULTIPLEX ...

    Antibody, Dengue fever, Fever 17717  Words | 64  Pages

  • DENGUE FEVER

    DENGUE  FEVER  Dengue is a viral infection transmitted by mosquitoes, mainly the Aedes aegypti species.  The virus is contracted from the bite of a striped Aedes aegypti mosquito that has previously bitten an infected person. One mosquito bite can inflict the disease.  There are four strains or serotypes of dengue virus namely DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 and DEN-4.  The mosquito flourishes during rainy seasons but can breed in water-filled containers, yearround.  The virus is not contagious and...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 892  Words | 29  Pages

  • Dengue

    Contents lists available at ScienceDirect Analytica Chimica Acta journal homepage: www.elsevier.com/locate/aca Review Biosensors and rapid diagnostic tests on the frontier between analytical and clinical chemistry for biomolecular diagnosis of dengue disease: A review Fernando Sérgio Rodrigues Ribeiro Teles ∗ Centre for Malaria and Tropical Diseases (CMDT), Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical (IHMT), Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), Rua da Junqueira 100, 1349-008 Lisboa, Portugal a...

    Aedes aegypti, Biosensor, Dengue 15336  Words | 44  Pages

  • Dengue

    DENGUE FEVER / DENGUE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER Aedes What is Dengue? • a mosquito-borne viral disease • transmitted by the bite of an infected female Aedes mosquito • caused by 4 serotypes of Dengue virus: Den-1, Den-2, Den-3 and Den-4 • Dengue Virus common during rainy season. Aedes mosquito Where is Dengue found? • • • reported from over 100 countries worldwide approx. 2.5M people at risk the most important mosquito-borne viral disease in the world ...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 797  Words | 10  Pages

  • Dengue Fever and Environmental Factors

    morphology and life cycle 6813727-24819 Dengue 00 Dengue 346405627174 Symptoms of Dengue Symptoms of Dengue 1140811408What is dengue? Dengue is a viral infection transmitted by the bite of an infected female Aedes mosquito. Estimated 100 million cases of dengue fever occurring throughout the world annually. Virulence factors Dengue fever (Fever Dengue) Dengue haemorrhagic fever ((Fever Hemorrhagic The virus that causes dengue fever has four different serotypes DEN-1...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 785  Words | 3  Pages

  • Impact of Print Advertisement of Dengue

    Impact of print advertisement of dengue Introduction Dengue fever is an infectious disease carried by mosquitoes and caused by any of four related dengue viruses. This disease used to be called "break-bone" fever because it sometimes causes severe joint and muscle pain that feels like bones are breaking. Health experts have known about dengue fever for more than 200 years. Transmission Dengue virus can be transmitted from the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito. Mosquitoes become infected when...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 873  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue

    DENGUE FEVER A Research Paper Presented to Mr. Neil A. Improgo Faculty of the English Department Manolo Fortich National High School In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Course English IV by Junamae Alturas Keth Ryan Hamili October 12, 2009 Acknowledgment We would like to express our gratitude to all those who gave us the possibility to complete this research paper. Mr. Neil Improgo, English Teacher, for his valuable and expert...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 1288  Words | 8  Pages

  • dengue

    the Philippines, on Tuesday emphasized a continued government commitment to controlling and preventing dengue - a disease for which there is currently no vaccine or specific drug, the Manila Times reports. A total of 6,537 cases of dengue, including 62 deaths, have been reported in the country over the past five months, according to the Department of Health (DOH). While the latest DOH dengue figures are lower compared to this time last year, "a sharp increase is expected when cases for the past...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue 496  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dengue

    Bishan-Toa Payoh Town Council ISSUE NO. 76 • MAY/JUNE 2007 MICA(P)070/02/2007 How to Prevent Dengue Fever … pages 8 & 9 Message from Town Council Vice-Chairman One Bite… One Victim. That could become the aedes mosquito’s hit rate should we become complacent. Despite continuous announcements and public education by the National Environment Agency (NEA), the severity of the dengue situation has still not gotten through to many. The government agencies and Town Councils have intensified...

    Atheroma, Atherosclerosis, Cholesterol 4397  Words | 20  Pages

  • understand and prevent dengue

     Table of Contents Understand and Prevent Dengue Fever Introduction of Dengue Fever Dengue fever, a very old disease, has reemerged in the past 20 years with an expanded geographic distribution of both the viruses and the mosquito vectors, increased epidemic activity, the development of hyperendemicity (the co circulation of multiple serotypes), and the emergence of dengue hemorrhagic fever in new geographic regions. In 1998 this mosquito-borne disease is the most important...

    Dengue fever, Fever, Immune system 1423  Words | 16  Pages

  • Op-Ed on Dengue Fever

    Dengue Fever Makes Inroads into the U.S. The mosquito-borne infection is cropping up in Florida, but mysteriously not in similar regions in the nation By Dina Fine Maron Most Americans lose little sleep over dengue fever. The mosquito-borne infection is a leading killer in the tropics and subtropics, but it’s been a long-held belief that ubiquitous air-conditioning, few open windows and limited time outdoors protects us from dengue. And in fact, for the past century most U.S. cases (except...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 888  Words | 3  Pages

  • Factors Contributing to Dengue Fever

    Factors Contributing to Dengue Fever Contributor By Joan Reinbold eHow Contributing Writer Article Rating: (0 Ratings) In the tropical regions of the world, dengue fever is spread by the bite of mosquitoes. The two kinds of mosquitoes are the Aedes albopictu and Aedes aegypti. The females become carriers of the virus Flaviviridae after biting an infected person. Dengue fever symptoms are similar to the flu, while dengue hemorrhagic fever is a more severe infection. This type produces...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 550  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Fever in Malaysia

    What is Dengue fever? Dengue fever (pronounced Den-gay) is a viral infection caused by the female mosquito (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus). Dengue fever occurs in tropical and sub-tropical regions and usually increases in the hot and humid months. Dengue fever is not a new disease. It was discovered several hundred years ago. In recent years, dengue fever has become a major international public health concern.  Dengue fever nicknamed "breakbone fever" because dengue patients usually express...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 1108  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue: Fever Mild

    disease or condition The Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. Dengue is prevalent throughout the tropics and subtropics. Because dengue fever is caused by a virus, there is no specific medicine or antibiotic to treat it. For typical dengue fever, the treatment is purely concerned with relief of the symptoms. The acute phase of the illness with fever and myalgias (muscle pain) lasts about one to two weeks. Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DHF) is...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 980  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

    Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever | RLE 7.2 Batch 2012 | | DENGUE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER Philippine Hemorrhagic Fever was first reported in 1953. In 1958, it was renamed as Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever as it became a notifiable disease in the country. Recently, dengue has indeed become a major health concern. All persons are susceptible to dengue infection, with both sexes equally affected. The age groups that are most dominantly affected are preschoolers and school age children. Adults and infants are...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 752  Words | 4  Pages

  • Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever: An Overview

    also known as breakbone fever, since it can be extremely painful. Causative Agent: . Dengue is transmitted to humans by the Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti or more rarely the Aedes albopictus mosquito. The mosquitoes that spread dengue usually bite at dusk and dawn but may bite at any time during the day, especially indoors, in shady areas, or when the weather is cloudy. Virology: Dengue fever is caused by Dengue virus (DENV), a mosquito-borne flavivirus. DENV is an ssRNA positive-strand virus of...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 1814  Words | 6  Pages

  • Dengue

    CASE STUDY OF DENGUE HEMORRHAGIC FEVER GRADE III Introduction Dengue fever, also known as breakbone fever, is an infectious tropical disease caused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash that is similar to measles. It is a life threatening condition resulting in bleeding, low levels of blood platelets and blood plasma leakage, or into dengue shock syndrome, where dangerously low blood pressure occurs. In a small portion...

    Blood, Bone marrow, Fever 3841  Words | 17  Pages

  • Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

    Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) is a serious, life threatening disease that is extremely prevalent throughout south East Asia. DHF has caused widespread epidemics and has claimed many lives. This paper will focus on educating individuals in the medical profession and patients that reside in the regions of Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam about this disease. DHF is a viral infection spread by the bite of mosquitoes, more specifically the female Aedes Mosquito (2). DHF is a virus that belongs to...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    INTRODUCTION Dengue fever Dengue fever (UK /ˈdɛŋɡeɪ/ or US /ˈdɛŋɡiː/), also known as breakbone fever, is an infectious tropical diseasecaused by the dengue virus. Symptoms include fever,headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristicskin rash that is similar to measles. In a small proportion of cases the disease develops into the life-threateningdengue hemorrhagic fever, resulting in bleeding, low levels of blood platelets and blood plasma leakage, or into dengue shock syndrome, where...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 503  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever 2

    Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Those cases with gross hemorrhages. A severe illness characterized by abnormal vascular permeability, hypovolemia and abnormal blood clotting mechanism   Causative Agent * 4 serotype of the dengue virus (1,2,3 and 4 Group B Arbovirus) * the 4 viruses are antigenically close to each other however, they only give partial cross protection after being infected by any of them Aedes Aegypti Bite of the Female Aedes Aegypti (day biting, low flying, breeds in stagnant water...

    Aedes aegypti, Blood, Coagulation 939  Words | 5  Pages

  • Dengue: Fever and Public Health Threat

    DENGUE FEVER (Outline) Specific Purpose : To inform my audience about the nature, symptoms, treatment and prevention of Dengue fever. Central Idea : People now at risk from dengue and estimates that there may be 50 million cases of dengue infection worldwide every year. The disease is now endemic in more than 100 countries. Introduction I. Dengue fever, also called dengue, is a potentially serious disease caused by a virus. There are four types of dengue virus that can cause illness...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 484  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Virus

    With more than one-third of the world’s population living in areas at risk for infection, dengue virus is a leading cause of illness and death in the tropics and subtropics. As many as 400 million people are infected yearly. Dengue is caused by any one of four related viruses transmitted by mosquitoes. There are not yet any vaccines to prevent infection with dengue virus and the most effective protective measures are those that avoid mosquito bites. When infected, early recognition and prompt supportive...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 526  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    ESSAY ON DENGUE FEVER Nowadays many people suffer from dengue. Dengue is the most common viral illness around the world caused by a small mosquito. Dengue fever is a quite dangerous febrile/feverish disease that can mainly be found in the tropics. Regrettably, it can lead to serious medical problems like dengue. To make the picture clearer, dengue fever is not caused by every mosquito. In fact, it is caused by the AedesAegypti mosquito which carries a deadly virus. //An infected person might...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 642  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dengue Virus

    Dengue virus is an epidemic facing many Asian countries. Although the current topic of discussion among health professionals is a possible outbreak of avian flu among humans, the dengue virus kills hundreds every year in the same region (ONE). This epidemic is not one that faces easy fixes, in fact there is no vaccine for the dengue virus. In this paper I will discuss and explain how the dengue virus poses a great threat to the region and how it plagues the lives of thousands of people in Asia. ...

    Dengue fever, Influenza, Influenza vaccine 732  Words | 2  Pages

  • Dengue Fever

    Department Of Chemistry GC University Faisalabad [pic] Assignment On Dengue Fever and Its Remedies Course Code:- Chem-301 Course Title:- Physical Chemistry-1 Semester:- BS 1st Submitted By: Submitted...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Blood 3595  Words | 16  Pages

  • Term Paper Dengue Modeling Massad

    Term Paper (Lecture by Prof Eduardo Massad, Mathematical Models of Dengue Fever) This lecture touches on the topic of modeling for dengue fever, yellow fever and chikungunya. Geographical applications abound both for areas in Brazil and in Singapore. Vaccination strategies could depend on such models to acquire a more effective result, as this model suggests a parameter Pc, the critical proportion of a population to be vaccinated to prevent an epidemical outbreak of these respective viral diseases...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Dengue fever 762  Words | 3  Pages

  • toyota way way offroad

    investing relatively small sums in new technologies can go a long way in the PR stakes. While few of its nonauto businesses are huge profit drivers, Toyota says the aim of such sidelines is to use its technology and intellectual assets to ``enrich society.'' Not all the investments are totally unrelated to autos. Some of those Indonesian sweet potatoes, for example, are used to make biodegradable plastics that have found their way into Toyota cars. Panasonic EV Energy, 60% Toyota-owned, develops...

    Automobile, General Motors, Hybrid electric vehicle 967  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dengue Geriatric Case Study Tropical Doctor 1

    geriatric population – diagnostic symptoms for dengue. Ajay Hotchandani Address: Mercy Clinic-NHI, 1955 Mercy Lane, Belize City, Belize Email: mercyclinicmd@gmail.com Keywords: dengue, geriatric, asymptomatic, loss of appetite, anorexia Abstract: In dengue endemic regions, a chief complaint of nocturnal fever often is a pathonomonic phrase that triggers an investigation for dengue. This article looks at cases of patients who were tested for dengue based on their symptoms of weakness and loss...

    Aedes, Aedes aegypti, Appetite 1649  Words | 6  Pages

  • Curbing Graft and Corruption

    Curbing Graft and Corruption A DBM Job That Goes Beyond Budgeting Itself By: John E. Lansangan Department of Budget and Management With the financial crisis slowly creeping out itself from the Asian economic landscape, many countries in Asia have realized how crucial the policy and structural reforms that they laid down in the past two decades were. Many weaknesses were exposed ranging from governmental to economic, financial to political, and social to moral. One area that has been...

    Budget, Budgets, Economics 1194  Words | 4  Pages

  • United Way

     Organizational Profile the United Way ETH/316 August 21, 2012 Organizational Profile the United Way United Way of America (UWA) is a non-profit organization which helps shape policy and strengths individuals and families in order to achieve greater human potential through education, healthy living, and income stability. This organization has successfully used the public relation process for many years. Their brand and image is world renowned, their messaging and has been clear...

    Health, Non-profit organization, Public relations 1196  Words | 4  Pages

  • Milky Way

    - 9H January 12, 2012 Finding the Milky Way I often gaze into the night sky only to find bright lights and strange shapes I don’t understand. Starting at a young age, I enjoyed waiting for shooting stars and searching for the famous Big Dipper consolation as many nights as I could. As I grew older, I learned more and more about the universe and all that it contains. Today, I am even more intrigued by, not just the universe, but our very own Milky Way galaxy. I am amazed by its complicated systems...

    Astronomy, Galaxy, Globular cluster 2844  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Way of Life

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