Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Florida physicians regarding dengue before and after an educational intervention.

@article{DobleckiLewis2016KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Florida physicians regarding dengue before and after an educational intervention.},
  author={Susanne Doblecki-Lewis and Aileen Yu Hen Chang and Renee Jiddou-Yaldoo and Kay M Tomashek and Danielle R. Stanek and Leena Anil and Paola N Lichtenberger},
  journal={BMC medical education},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={124}
}
BACKGROUND Failure to recognize and appropriately manage dengue early in the clinical course may result in late initiation of supportive treatment for severe disease. In Florida, travel-related and autochthonous dengue occur and are likely under-recognized. The objective of this study was to evaluate physician knowledge of dengue and its management before and after an educational intervention in Florida. METHODS From 2012-13 we conducted 14 grand-rounds style lectures on dengue clinical… CONTINUE READING

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