How to defeat the Nipah virus: A plain English guide…

♦How to defeat the Nipah virus: a plain English guide.
1. Lessons from worldwide 🌏 Nipah experience
2. How to prevent further outbreaks
3. Role of bats 🦇 in Nipah
4. How to prevent the virus 🦠 from spreading
5. Cough etiquette 🤧
6. Methods to keep hospitals and patients safe during an outbreak 😷
7. Symptoms of Nipah virus infection
8. Universal health precautions 👰🏻

Dr Rajeev Jayadevan
Vice President IMA Cochin

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Dr Rajeev Jayadevan completed his MBBS and MD General Medicine with top honors from Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore in 1995. He received training in Clinical Epidemiology and Public Health from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
He has extensive international experience of performing over 19,000 endoscopies. He was awarded MRCP (UK) from England in 1996. He obtained Board Certification in Medicine and Gastroenterology (Fellowship) from New York Medical College, and spent 3 years in the UK and 10 years in the US before returning to his hometown of Kochi. He established the department of Gastroenterology at Sunrise Hospital Cochin.

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