Effect of a Dengue Clinical Case Management Course on Physician Practices in Puerto Rico.

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BACKGROUND  Prior to 2010, the clinical management of dengue in Puerto Rico was inconsistent with World Health Organization guidelines. A 4-hour classroom-style course on dengue clinical management was developed in 2009 and mandated for Puerto Rico medical licensure in 2010. Fifty physicians were trained as "master trainers" and gave this course to 7638… (More)

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@article{Han2016EffectOA, title={Effect of a Dengue Clinical Case Management Course on Physician Practices in Puerto Rico.}, author={George Han and Christopher J. Gregory and Brad J. Biggerstaff and Kalanthe Horiuchi and Carmen L. P{\'e}rez-Guerra and Eunice Soto-G{\'o}mez and Desiree Matos and Harold S. Margolis and Kay M Tomashek}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2016}, volume={63 10}, pages={1297-1303} }