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Influenza: An Overview

Cost: $25
Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour
ABC Credits: 1.5 (S)
BOC Credits: 1.5 Scientific

Influenza: An Overview
Course Description: This course examines the different types of influenza viruses and how they change over time. It also discusses signs and symptoms, the spread and infection control of the virus, complications, prevention, lab diagnoses, and treatments. At the completion of this course, you will:
  1. Be able to define influenza
  2. Be able to identify the four types of influenza
  3. Understand how the influenza viruses change
  4. Be able to define the US influenza season
  5. Be able to identify signs and symptoms of the influenza virus
  6. Be able to identify how the influenza virus spreads
  7. Be able to identify complications of the influenza virus
  8. Be able to identify methods to prevent the spread of the influenza virus
  9. Be able to identify tests used to diagnose the
    influenza virus
  10. Be able to identify how to treat the influenza virus