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Guidelines for Smallpox Vaccination for Health Care Workers
From the American College of Emergency Physicians
Smallpox
From the American College of Physicians. Includes general information about smallpox. Includes links to other resources. Some information downloadable to PDAs. Information for patients available.
Smallpox
From the Infectious Disease Society of America and the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota.
Smallpox
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Provides authoritative information about smallpox and small pox vaccination for health professionals as well as for the public. Some information in Spanish.
Smallpox (Extensive Information)
From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in cooperation with the University of Alabama School of Medicine. A strong overview of smallpox including organ, system, cellular and molecular pathogenesis. Includes diagnostic and safety issues. Includes a printable version.
Smallpox and its eradication.
This textbook was published in 1988 and is currently out of print. The World Health Organization makes this web site available
Smallpox and Vaccinia, Chapt. 6 of Vaccines
Only Chapter 6: Smallpox and Vaccinia, is available for this book.
Smallpox as a Biological Weapon: Medical and Public Health Management
An article, JAMA1999;281(22):2127-37. One of several articles on bioterrorism by the Working Group on Civilian Biodefense, online at the JAMA website as consensus statements, free of charge.
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Smallpox Basics: Information for the General Public
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Smallpox Summary
From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in cooperation with the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Brief overview with diagnostic and treament information. Includes printable version.
Smallpox Vaccination and Adverse Events Training Module
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Includes normal and adverse reactions to vaccination. Provides information about transmission and testing. Excellent images.
Smallpox: Frequently Asked Questions
From the American Medical Association