CDC Resources for Clinicians Helping Haitian Earthquake Victims

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Amid the continuing effort to provide desperately needed medical care to earthquake victims in Haiti, the CDC today released guidelines for clinicians traveling to Haiti and for those treating patients returning from the country.

This link lists some of the infectious diseases, such as tuberculosis, that providers may encounter while treating refugees or returning relief workers. And this link includes guidance and resources for clinicians who want to help with the US response, including what vaccines are needed and other advice.

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