Public Health concern for a Nipah Virus disease

International Journal of Current Research in Physiology and Pharmacology (IJCRPP)

View Publication Info
 
 
Field Value
 
Title Public Health concern for a Nipah Virus disease
 
Creator Surana, Ajaykumar Rikhabchand
Kumbhare, Manoj Ramesh
Abhale, Apurva Uttamrao
Bhoir, Ankita Ankush
Agrawal, Shivam Puranmalgi
 
Description Nipah virus (NiV) is a pathogenic paramyxovirus that has been responsible for sporadic outbreaks of respiratory and encephalitic disease in tropical countries. Elevated case mortality rate has also been connected with recent outbreaks in India (Kerala), Malaysia and Bangladesh. The virus generally infects animals like pigs and bats, but they do not show any symptoms of NiV.  The mortality rate in NiV infected humans is more as compared to other mammals. The patient usually shows no symptoms to headache fever, cough, dyspnea, confusion and more consequences lead to a coma. Although there are no drugs or vaccines available against this severe disease, precaution and awareness reduce the risk of NiV-infection. This review will be helpful to save the life of people and decrease death by the NiV-infection outbreak.
Keywords:   Diagnosis, Henipavirus, Nipah virus, Prevention and treatment
 
Publisher Sumathi Publications
 
Date 2019-10-31
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format text/html
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://sumathipublications.com/index.php/ijcrpp/article/view/308
10.31878/ijcrpp.2019.34.3
 
Source International Journal of Current Research in Physiology and Pharmacology (IJCRPP); Volume 3, Issue 4; 2019; 8-11
2523-6709
2523-6695
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://sumathipublications.com/index.php/ijcrpp/article/view/308/339
https://sumathipublications.com/index.php/ijcrpp/article/view/308/341
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 Ajaykumar Rikhabchand Surana, Manoj Ramesh Kumbhare, Apurva Uttamrao Abhale, Ankita Ankush Bhoir, Shivam Puranmalgi Agrawal
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0
 

Contact Us

The PKP Index is an initiative of the Public Knowledge Project.

For PKP Publishing Services please use the PKP|PS contact form.

For support with PKP software we encourage users to consult our wiki for documentation and search our support forums.

For any other correspondence feel free to contact us using the PKP contact form.

Find Us

Twitter

Copyright © 2015-2018 Simon Fraser University Library