Communicable Disease is sometimes called Infectious Disease.
Abstracts, Articles, Citations, and Searches
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010-Immunization and Infectious Diseases
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010- Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Community Guidelines Vaccines
National Guideline Clearinghouse ‘communicable disease’
National Guideline Clearinghouse ‘infectious disease’
US Preventive Task force
Chlamydial Infection: Screening (In Progress)
Gonorrhea: Screening (In Progress)
Hepatitis B Virus Infection: Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Infection (Pregnant Women): Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Infection: Screening
Herpes Simplex, Genital: Screening
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection: Screening
Postexposure Prophylaxis for Selected Infectious Diseases: Preventive Medication (Inactive)
Sexually Transmitted Infections: Counseling
Syphilis (Pregnant Women): Screening
Tuberculosis Infection: Screening (In Progress)
Center of Disease Control and Prevention - CDC – Diseases and Conditions
CDC′s Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats. Find specific information on communicable diseases in “diseases and conditions”
Communicable Disease through Medlineplus.gov
Medlineplus.gov is from the National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health. You can find information about communicable diseases including an overview, prevention and screening, specific conditions, related issues, and clinical trials.
Flu.gov provides comprehensive government-wide information on seasonal, H1N1 (swine), H5N1 (bird) and pandemic influenza for the general public, health and emergency preparedness professionals, policy makers, government and business leaders, school systems, and local communities.
National Foundation of Infectious Disease
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the causes, treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. Find information on Continuing Medical Educations, Fact sheets, and Links.
National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) conducts and supports basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases. Information includes health and research A to Z list, lab and science research, and funding.
Health and Research A to Z- find a list of information on certain infectious disease
Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services Communicable Disease
Find information on topics such as epidemiology, STDs, Disease fact sheets (English, Spanish, Hmong), outbreaks, reporting, influenza, and lyme disease. Many links include information specific for health professionals.
AIDS and Infections
Clostridium Difficile Infections
Germs and Hygiene
H1N1 (Avian Flu)
Infections and Pregnancy
West Nile Virus