About Lauren Pike, MD

Emergency Medicine resident
Stanford-Kaiser EM residency program
15 02, 2016

Zika Virus: What emergency department providers need to know

2017-03-05T14:12:45+00:00

Zika virusThe Zika virus outbreak has recently been put on “Level 1” activation status by the Emergency Operations Center at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). If you haven’t already thought about this affecting your emergency department, you should starting now. A Level 1 status has been triggered only 3 times in the recent years: Ebola (2014), H1N1 (2009), Hurricane Katrina (2005). The following are some key facts and resources.

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