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Planning Social Mobilization and Communication for Dengue Fever Prevention and Control

World Health Organization WHO, (2004)

A Step-by-Step Guide. It is intended for health planners, dengue or vector control programme managers and individuals, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and other agencies with interests and/or expertise in developing biological, chemical, environmental and communication interventions to prevent and control dengue fever.

Dengue. Dar voz a un desastre silencioso

Federación Internacional de Sociedades de la Cruz Roja y Media Luna Roja, (2014)

Hoy en día, más del 40 por ciento de la población mundial está en riesgo de contraer el dengue y el dengue grave

National Guidelines for clinical Management of Dengue Syndrome

WHO/SEARO/Country Office for Bangladesh and DGHS, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh, (2013)

3rd edition

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.

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