Infectious Questions : An Infectious Diseases Public Health Podcast
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A public health podcast produced by the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), "Infectious Questions" connects those with infectious disease questions to those with the answers. Un balado sur la santé publique réalisé par le Centre de collaboration nationale des maladies infectieuses (CCNMI) et appelé « Infections en question » fait le lien entre les balados concernant les questions sur les maladies infectieuses et ceux qui offrent des réponses à ces questions.
||CleanEp. 7: The benefits of universal screening to refugee oral health||In this episode of Infectious Questions, we continue our look at refugee oral health: specifically, the benefits of universal screening and how to optimize collaborations between primary care providers and dentists. Here to help us once again is Dr....||2/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 6: What are the unique needs and risk factors of refugee oral health?||This episode marks a shift in focus for our podcast, from a virus—Zika—to a population, namely, refugees. Refugee health remains a matter of concern to public health practitioners across Canada. Today, we’ll focus on their oral health, an aspect...||12/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 5: Should mothers infected with Zika during pregnancy breastfeed?||Once again, Zika virus is the focus of this program. This episode explores two more questions: What healthcare providers should do to evaluate infants with positive or inconclusive Zika virus test results, and, should a mother who had Zika virus...||11/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 4: Should pregnant travellers to Zika-endemic areas undergo amniocentesis?||This episode of Infectious Questions addresses a question about amniocentesis for pregnant women who've recently travelled to Zika endemic areas. Our guest expert is Dr. Vanessa Poliquin, an obstetrician, gynecologist and reproductive infectious...||9/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 3: The link between Zika virus and birth defects||This episode of Infectious Questions responds to questions raised in media reports that pesticides, rather than the Zika Virus, might be responsible for such birth defects as microcephaly. Joining us once again is Dr. Philippe...||3/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 2: Sexual transmission of Zika virus||This episode of Infectious Questions looks at the sexual transmission of Zika Virus, specifically, how long a couple should wait before trying to conceive after visiting a Zika-affected region. Our returning guest expert is Dr....||3/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 1: Zika virus and pregnant travellers||Our debut episode of Infectious Questions focuses on Zika Virus and the health risks it poses to Canadians travelling to affected countries, pregnant women in particular. Our guest expert this week is Dr. Philippe...||3/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|