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This online learning module is intended for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, first responders and any healthcare provider who might come in contact with patients and potential patients in Zika affected areas. The module provides vital information on the epidemiology, clinical presentation, and the management and prevention of the Zika virus disease.
The focus of this session is five-fold:
1.) To describe the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, management, and prevention of the Zika virus
2.) Discuss the diagnostic testing for Zika virus infection and interpretation of test results
3.) Articulate the importance of early detection, recognition, and reporting of cases
4.) State the recommendations for pregnant women and possible Zika virus exposure
5.) Discuss the evaluation of infants with microcephaly and the relationship between