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Bioterrorism project

  1. 1. BioterrorismTyphoid Fever<br />Alicia Lopez<br />Jacky Vargas<br />Ben You<br />
  2. 2. Microbiologist<br />Alicia Lopez<br />
  3. 3. Microbiologist<br />Bacterial Pathogen<br />Diameter around 0.7 to 1.5 micrometre<br />Rod-shaped<br />
  4. 4. Microbiologist<br />95% food air-borne/ 5% spread by contact<br /><ul><li>Spreads by:
  5. 5. Mouth
  6. 6. Dirty food
  7. 7. Warm/uncooked meals
  8. 8. Spread between animals and people</li></li></ul><li>Microbiologist<br />Armed and Dangerous<br />Serious Infections<br />Typhoid fever<br />
  9. 9. Microbiologist<br />Very Contagious<br />Uncommon in the U.S.<br />Affects about 21.5 million people each year <br />Rarely found in industialized regions<br />
  10. 10. Physician <br />Jackie Vargas<br />
  11. 11. Symptoms of Typhoid Fever <br />fever of above 103<br />General ill feeling<br />Abdominal pain <br />Severe diarrhea <br /> a rash- “rose spots” <br />Headache <br />
  12. 12. Typhoid Fever <br />
  13. 13. Other symptoms <br />Chills <br />Confusion <br />Delirium<br />Hallucinations<br />Nose bleeding<br />Weakness <br />
  14. 14. Treatment <br />Antibiotics<br /> -amoxicillin<br /> -ceftriaxone<br /> -azithromycin<br /> -ciprofloxacin<br />Fluids and electrolytes <br />
  15. 15. Preventions<br /><ul><li>Vaccination
  16. 16. Wash your hands
  17. 17. Avoid risky food/drinks
  18. 18. Boil your food
  19. 19. Drink bottled water </li></li></ul><li> Works Cited <br />http://www.medicinenet.com/typhoid_fever/page2.htm<br />http://www.kznhealth.gov.za/typhoid1.htm<br />http://www.healthline.com/adamcontent/typhoid-fever<br />
  20. 20. Administration<br />Ben You. <br />
  21. 21. Preparing for the attack<br />Citizens will be warned through radio, phone calls, and TV broadcast immediately after the attack and will evacuate.<br />Citizens will be given a safety kit along with directions to the quarantine zone. <br />
  22. 22. Salmonella safety kits.<br />Citizens would be given kits that contains canned foods and purified water.<br />All citizens must clean their hands thoroughly before eating anything.<br />
  23. 23. Evacuation routes:<br />Citizens will evacuate from Amar Rd. to W Temple Ave. and into the quarantine zone, which is inside of California State Polytechnic University.<br />Other evacuation routes can be taken through local streets.<br />
  24. 24. Quarantine Procedures<br />All citizens are required to stay inside the quarantine zone during the attack.<br />No one is allowed to leave the zone until the city gets rid of all the bacteria.<br />
  25. 25. Food/water contamination.<br />Do not drink water that has not been boiled for at least one minute.<br />Do not eat raw vegetables and/or fruit that cannot be peeled and if you do peel it, wash your hands thoroughly.<br />

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