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Zika virus disease epidemic: Preparedness planning guide for diseases transmitted by Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, (2016)

The threat posed by Zika virus infection highlights the need to reinforce preparedness arrangements for mosquito-borne diseases in EU/EEA countries, especially for pathogens transmitted by Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. The aim of this document is to highlight measures that can effectively reduce the risk of importation and local transmission of pathogens transmitted by Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus. The main diseases of concern in this context are Zika, dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever.

Monitoring and managing insecticide resistance in Aedes mosquito populations, Interim guidance for entomologists, 8 March 2016

World Health Organization WHO, (2016)

The use of safe and efficacious insecticides against the adult and larval populations of mosquito vectors is one of the most effective ways to rapidly interrupt transmission of Zika virus, as well as other viruses transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes such as chikungunya and dengue.

Protecting the health and safety of workers in emergency vector control of Aedes mosquitoes

World Health Organization, (2016)

This document provides recommendations on essential measures to protect the health and safety of operators and other persons involved in emergency vector control of Aedes spp. mosquitoes, including space spraying of insecticides, larvicide application and, in some cases, indoor residual spraying. It is intended to be used by vector control managers and operators, public health workers, medical professionals, district health officers and ministries of health.

Nota técnica de cuidados na atenção domiciliar contra a dengue, chikungunya e zika


Recomendações da Coordenação Geral de Atenção Domiciliar em relação à atuação dos profissionais dos SERVIÇOS DE ATENÇÃO DOMICILIAR na situação de emergência decretada em relação às arboviroses Dengue, Chikungunya e Zika. Recommendation of the General Coordination Household attention regarding the role of professionals HOME CARE SERVICES in emergency situations related to arboviruses Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika. Portuguese version for Brazil. .

Preparação e Resposta à Introdução do Vírus Chikungunya no Brasil

Ministeria de Saude, Brasil, (2014)

Baseado no livro Preparación y respuesta ante la eventual introducción del virus chikungunya en las américas

Plan Nacional de Preparación y Respuesta frente a la Fiebre Chikungunya en Argentina 2014


Este documento muestra las acciones que son requeridas para la prevención, control, vigilancia y coordinación multisectorial para una adecuada y efectiva acción frente al riesgo sanitario que implica la introducción del CHIKV en nuestro país

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