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A Career What Do You Get Out Of It?

…your new answers. For example, your first list may have gone something like this: – Indoors, looking after animals, working nine to five, wearing a uniform, to be head zookeeper, working with all types of animals. Your new list may look something like this: – Indoors, looking after sick animals, working the hours to suit, wearing a uniform, to be a veterinary sister, working with all types of animals. The reason your list has changed…

Animal Bite Center Mandaluyong

…able. Symptoms of infection included headache and fever, and violent and uncontrolled movements often associated with mental illness, hydrophobia, coma then eventual death. Rabies is therefore fatal and children are most vulnerable to it. With the prevalence of domesticated animals like dogs and cats in the homes of many Filipinos, many children are susceptible to animal bites and rabies and thus have become a public health problem. This has led…

Pathognomonic Signs of Leptospirosis

Leptospirosis is a quite a rare bacterial infection caused by a strain of Leptospira transmitted from animals to humans through wounds in the skin or contact with water contaminated with urine of animals like rats, skunks, opossums, foxes and racoons. Lately, because of the prevalence of floods in urban city, Leptospirosis had become a common bacterial infection among people in cities because some people have the habit of swimming or unavoidably…

Care of Clients with Infections and Inflammatory Reactions : Leptospirosis

…the acute illness Mode of Transmission – contact of the skin (even if not abraded) or of mucous membranes with water, moist soil or vegetation contaminated with urine of infected animals, as when wading in floods – Direct contact with excreta, urine or tissues of infected animals, ingestion of food contaminated with urine of infected rats Diagnosis/Laboratory Exams : blood exams – Leptospira agglutination test (LAT) – Lep…

Care of Clients with Infections and Inflammatory Reactions

…bite of arthropod carriers like lice, fleas, ticks as well as through waste products f. Spirochete A bacterium with flexible, slender, undulating spiral rods that possess cell wall Three forms of spirochete that cause a disease > Treponema > Leptospira > Borilia g. Parasites Live on or within other organisms Live at the expense of others Don’t usually kill their host but take only the nutrients they need Chemical Agents Susta…