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CDC Library: COVID-19 Science Updates

Search by keyword for articles that have been summarized in the COVID-19 Science Update. The WHO COVID-19 Database external icon cites literature on COVID-19, updated daily (Monday through Friday) from searches of bibliographic databases, hand searching, and the addition of other expert-referred scientific articles.

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Science Briefs | CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 17, 2021  · The Science Briefs reflect the scientific evidence, and CDC’s understanding of it, on a specific topic at the time of the Brief’s publication. Though CDC seeks to update Science Briefs when and as appropriate, given ongoing changes in scientific evidence an individual Science Brief might not reflect CDC’s current understanding of that topic.

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Science and Research | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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GIS and Public Health at CDC | cdc.gov

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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CDC - Office of Science

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Careers Home | Careers at CDC | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) CDC mission support jobs play an integral role in supporting CDC's front line. Whether the duties are negotiating and procuring contracts or typing memorandums for the CDC director, each job is essential and contributes greatly to the success of meeting the agency's mission.

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Hand Hygiene Research | Hand Hygiene | CDC - Centers for …

Posted: (53 years ago) CDC conducts hand hygiene and other innovative infection control and prevention research through the Prevention Epicenters Program, which is a unique collaboration of leaders in healthcare epidemiology at academic medical institutions that work together and with CDC to conduct research designed to fill gaps in public health knowledge.. In October 2015, CDC …

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Basic Molecular Biology Module 1: Basic Science | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) This online course is designed for public health and clinical laboratory staff and persons interested in the basic science of molecular biology. Objectives. At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to: Identify techniques in molecular diagnostics; Identify the workflow of molecular diagnostics

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About the CDC-Kaiser ACE Study - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) The Science; Success Stories; Get Started; Publications and Resources; DELTA Impact plus icon. DELTA Impact Recipients; Preventing Teen Dating Violence and Youth Violence Program plus icon. About; Grantee Profiles; Resources; Sexual Violence plus icon. Fast Facts; Risk and Protective Factors; Prevention Strategies; Sex Trafficking

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Loneliness and Social Isolation Linked to Serious Health Conditions

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders | NIOSH | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 28, 2018  · The goal of ergonomics (i.e. the scientific study of people at work) is to prevent soft tissue injuries and musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) caused by sudden or sustained exposure to force, vibration, repetitive motion, and awkward posture

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Characteristics of Effective Health Education Curricula - SHER ...

Posted: (53 years ago) An effective curriculum provides accurate, reliable, and credible information for usable purposes so students can assess risk, clarify attitudes and beliefs, correct misperceptions about social norms, identify ways to avoid or minimize risky situations, examine internal and external influences, make behaviorally relevant decisions, and build personal and social competence.

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CDC - Info Quality Support - Guidelines - FAQs - Science Support ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Science Quality plus icon. Excellence in Science Committee; Science Impact plus icon. About the Science Impact Project; Description of the Framework; How the Framework Was Tested; How and When to Use the Framework; Application of the Framework; Frequently Asked Questions; Additional Resources; Science Support plus icon. Information Quality ...

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COVID-19 Forecasting and Mathematical Modeling | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 07, 2020  · Science Agenda for COVID-19; Weekly Review plus icon. Past Weekly Reports; Science Briefs plus icon. Science Brief: Indicators for Monitoring COVID-19 Community Levels and Making Public Health Recommendations; SARS-CoV-2 Infection-induced and Vaccine-induced Immunity; COVID-19 Vaccines and Vaccination; SARS-CoV-2 Transmission

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CDC Laboratories | CDC Laboratory Portal | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 01, 2021  · Jim Pirkle, MD, PhD, is serving as the Acting Associate Director for Laboratory Science and Safety (ADLSS) and Acting Director of the Office of Laboratory Science and Safety (OLSS) at CDC.In these capacities, Dr. Pirkle provides high-level oversight and coordination of critical laboratory science policies and operations, particularly those associated with …

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Show Me the Science | Hand Hygiene | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 26, 2019  · C. difficile is a common healthcare-associated infection that causes severe diarrhea.; C. difficile forms spores that are not killed by an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.; The spores can be transferred to patients via the hands of healthcare providers who have touched a contaminated surface or item.

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Identifying the source of the outbreak | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Jul 01, 2020  · Science Agenda for COVID-19; Weekly Review plus icon. Past Weekly Reports; Science Briefs plus icon. Science Brief: Indicators for Monitoring COVID-19 Community Levels and Making Public Health Recommendations; SARS-CoV-2 Infection-induced and Vaccine-induced Immunity; COVID-19 Vaccines and Vaccination; SARS-CoV-2 Transmission

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EPHLI Core Essentials | EHS | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) May 25, 2011  · This page and graphic show how the ten essential environmental health services align with the three core functions of public health (assessment, policy …

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CDC's Climate-Ready States & Cities Initiative | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) CDC leads efforts to anticipate the health effects of climate change, to assure that systems are in place to detect and track them, and to take steps to prepare for, respond to, and manage associated risks.

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Potential Rapid Increase of Omicron Variant Infections in the …

Posted: (53 years ago) Dec 20, 2021  · Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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Finding Credible Vaccine Information | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Content is based on peer-reviewed science. CDC leadership makes the final decision on the words, images, and links to best serve the information needs of the public as well as healthcare providers, public health professionals, partners, educators, and researchers. Science and public health data are frequently updated. Most pages are reviewed ...

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Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Exemplary laboratory science and practice advance clinical care, public health, and health equity. DLS Mission Improve public health, patient outcomes, and health equity by advancing clinical and public health laboratory quality and safety, data and …

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Schools and Childcare Programs | COVID-19 | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 11, 2022  · Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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Risk and Protective Factors - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Vaccine Safety Research and Safety Studies | Vaccine Safety | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Aug 28, 2020  · The United States’ long-standing vaccine safety system ensures vaccines are as safe as possible. As science advances and new information becomes available, this system will continue to improve. Vaccine safety research: Ensures the benefits of vaccines approved in the U.S. outweigh the risks. Defines which groups should not receive certain ...

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Library Home | Stephen B. Thacker CDC Library | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 09, 2020  · COVID-19 Science Updates To help inform CDC’s COVID-19 Response, as well as to help CDC staff stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 research, the Response’s Office of the Chief Medical Officer has collaborated with the CDC Office of Library Science to create a series called COVID-19 Science Update.

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CDC Organization | About | CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) May 07, 2021  · CDC increases the health security of our nation. As the nation’s health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health threats. To accomplish our mission, CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise.

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Understanding Noise Exposure Limits: Occupational vs.

Posted: (53 years ago) Feb 08, 2016  · When to Apply the NIOSH REL . The NIOSH REL is an occupational exposure limit, and was set to protect workers from developing hearing loss –substantial enough to make it difficult to hear or understand speech – over the course of a forty-year working career. Risk of hearing loss from noise exposure is a complex issue. Some single, brief intense exposures …

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Investigating Outbreaks | Foodborne Outbreaks | Food Safety | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) When a foodborne disease outbreak is detected, public health and regulatory officials work quickly to collect as much information as possible to find out what is causing it, so they can take action to prevent more people from getting sick.

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The Need for Fit Testing During Emerging Infectious Disease

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 01, 2020  · Proper respirator use is essential for healthcare workers who are expected to interact with patients with infectious respiratory diseases. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires healthcare facilities to maintain a respiratory protection program that specifies requirements such as annual fit testing, medical clearance, and training.

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How We Prevent Chronic Diseases and Promote Health | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Just as many of the same risk factors can cause or worsen most chronic diseases, many of the same approaches can prevent them or reduce their severity. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) promotes chronic disease prevention efforts in four key areas, or domains.This approach to preventing chronic diseases and promoting health can …

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COVID-19 Forecasts: Cases | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 23, 2022  · Case forecasts will continue to be collected and analyzed to assess potential changes in performance and to improve the science of forecasting. Forecasts of new and total deaths and new hospitalizations continue to be available. …

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Overview of The ASTM F3502-21 Barrier Face Covering Standard

Posted: (53 years ago) Apr 23, 2021  · Now the science proves otherwise it’s high time for a review of the requirements for a barrier mask, in reality we need a US standard for Civilian Daily Use Respirator that replaces China’s ear loop KN95 and still provides a high level of fit, filtration and breathability.

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Getting Blood Pressure Under Control | VitalSigns | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Sep 04, 2012  · Controlling blood pressure has to be a priority. Why is blood pressure control so important to health? When your blood pressure is high: You are 4 times more likely to die from a stroke; You are 3 times more likely to die from heart disease; Even blood pressure that is slightly high can put you at greater risk.

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Understanding respiratory protection options in Healthcare: …

Posted: (53 years ago) Jul 06, 2017  · ©Shutterstock. In the healthcare industry, the importance of respiratory protection is often overlooked. Choosing the correct respirator for the exposure level and work task is a critical component of a respiratory protection program.

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What is Epidemiology? | Teacher Roadmap | Career Paths to …

Posted: (53 years ago) Content source: Deputy Director for Public Health Science and Surveillance, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Division of Scientific Education and Professional Development

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Show Me the Science – When & How to Use Hand Sanitizer in …

Posted: (53 years ago) Why? Many studies show that hand sanitizers work well in clinical settings like hospitals, where hands come into contact with germs but generally are not heavily soiled or greasy 16.Some data also show that hand sanitizers may work well against certain types of germs on slightly soiled hands 17,18.However, hands may become very greasy or soiled in community settings, such …

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To Beard or not to Beard? That’s a good Question! | Blogs | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 02, 2017  · In some work environments, a loose-fitting respirator, such as a powered air-purifying respirator (PAPR), is an option. As we mentioned in another recent NIOSH Science Blog, Understanding respiratory protection options in Healthcare: The Overlooked Elastomeric, loose-fitting PAPRs may be used when fit testing fails or when facial hair is present.

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CDC Job Search - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Posted: (53 years ago) Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Nov 15, 2021  · Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people.CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

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Workplace Health Model | Workplace Health Promotion | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Next, a careful planning stage should precede any implementation of workplace health programs, policies, benefits or environmental supports. The overall program requires a basic governance structure or infrastructure to administer and manage health promotion activities which can be initiated during the planning phase and recognizes the size and scope of each step …

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COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Jul 20, 2022  · Everyone ages 5 years and older should get 1 booster after completing their COVID-19 vaccine primary series, if eligible. Learn when you should get your 1st booster below. CDC recommends a booster of either Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for: [ 1 ] Most people, at least 2 months after ...

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Impact of first federally funded anti-smoking ad campaign remains ...

Posted: (53 years ago) Mar 24, 2016  · Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.

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Handwashing in Communities: Clean Hands Save Lives | CDC

Posted: (53 years ago) Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. Whether you are at home, at work, traveling, or out in the community, find out how handwashing with soap and water can protect you and your family.

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