DPH Resources For You and Your Patients

November-December 2017

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This webpage has a compilation of print materials created by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health for clinicians and their patients.

For providers

Exide fact sheet for medical providers

 

Interferon Gamma Release Assay (IGRA):
Frequently Asked Questions

Fact sheet on IGRA including when to order the test and how to interpret the results 3 pages.

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4/17

  Exide fact sheet for medical providers

 

Choice of Treatment Regimen for TB Infection

Information on various regimens for treating TB and considerations when treating children and persons with liver disease, HIV, and immunosuppression as well as women who are pregnant or lactating.

Accompanying 2 page fact sheets are also available on the use of rifampin, isoniazid (INH), and the 12-dose Isoniazid (INH) + rifapentine regimen

Printed on both sides. 

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4/17

 

For patients

  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Zika Third Sheet with infographics

Provides simplified Zika information and prevention messages. Pamphlet-sized; ideal for attaching or inserting in letter size envelopes.

Third sheets (3½ x 8½") with English on one side and another language on the other. Available in Arabic, Armenian, ChineseFarsi, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Tagalog, Thai, and Vietnamese.

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9/17 (revised)

  Exide fact sheet for medical providers

 

Medical Provider Fact Sheet: EXIDE

Fact sheet about the key pollutants released from the former Exide battery recycling plant in Vernon, CA. Includes information on associated health conditions, testing, and how to reduce exposure to lead.

Printed on both sides.

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7/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Stay Healthy in the Heat Infographic

Visual information on how to stay cool and reduce the harms of extreme heat.

Printed on one side. English

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8/17

 

  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Hepatitis A Third Sheet with infographics

Provides simplified hepatitis A information and prevention messages. Pamphlet-sized; ideal for attaching or inserting in letter-size envelopes.

Third sheets (3½ x 8½") with English on one side and Spanish on the other

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8/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Hepatitis A Infographic

Simplified information and prevention messages for the general public.

Printed on one side. English and Spanish

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9/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Handwashing Infographic (Hepatitis A Prevention)

Visual information for proper handwashing to prevent the spread of hepatitis A.

Printed on one side. English and Spanish.

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9/17

  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Hepatitis A FAQs

FAQs on hepatitis A risk, transmission, symptoms, treatment, vaccination and other prevention, for the general public.

Printed on one side. English, Spanish, Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, Khmer, Korean, Russian, Chinese, Tagalog and Vietnamese.

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9/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Hepatitis A FAQs for Men who have Sex with Men

FAQs on hepatitis A risk, symptoms, treatment, vaccination and other prevention, for men who have sex with men.

Printed on one side. English and Spanish.

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11/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Addressing Food Handlers’ Concerns about Hepatitis A

FAQs on hepatitis A risk, transmission, symptoms, treatment, vaccination and other prevention, for food handlers.

Printed on one side. English and Spanish.

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9/17

 

 
  Hepatitis A infographic

 

Cleaning Instructions (Hepatitis A Prevention and Control)

Provides guidance on disinfectants, steps for cleaning vomit and feces to prevent the spread of hepatitis A and how to handle cleaning products safely.

Printed on one side. English and Spanish.

Click the image to view the English version. 

10/17