DMGT035 - Overview of Influenza

$29.00
SKU
012-DMGT035

This course examines the biology of influenza and types of vaccinations. It also discusses signs and symptoms, lab diagnoses and measures to control infection. Also provided in this course are a brief history of influenza pandemics, the avian flu (H5N1) and current research being conducted.

This course examines the biology of influenza and types of vaccinations. It also discusses signs and symptoms, lab diagnoses and measures to control infection. Also provided in this course are a brief history of influenza pandemics, the avian flu (H5N1) and current research being conducted. To successfully complete this course, you must attain a minimum score of 80% on the final exam and complete the course training survey. Learning objectives: 1. Identify the three types of influenza; 2. Explain how influenza viruses change; 3. Define "pandemic" and identify past influenza pandemics; 4. Identify signs and symptoms of influenza; 5. Explain how influenza is diagnosed; 6. Identify infection control measures used relating to influenza; 7. Identify the types of vaccinations and which groups of people are recommended for vaccination; 8. Describe current H5N1 research and the importance of it; 9. Identify helpful facts to remember when traveling that pertain to influenza. Continuing education: 1.0 Category 1 CPE credits by the Board for Orthotist/Prosthetist Certification (BOC); 1.0 contact hour by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC); VGM Education is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.

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