Emergencies preparedness, response

WHO Guidelines on Tularaemia



1. Introduction
2. The infectious agent
3. Epidemiology
4. Clinical expression in humans
5. Treatment
6. Laboratory diagnostics and discrimination of subspecies and strains
7. Surveillance and outbreak management
8. Considerations for handling F. tularensis
9. References
A. Diagnostic protocols
B. Tests for supplemental characterization
C. Protocols for preparation of selected F. tularensis culture media
D. Reagent list
F. Checklist for outbreak investigation
G. Protocols for trapping and sampling small mammals
List of figures
List of tables