Mosquito-borne viral infections and the traveller
Jane Chiodini Travel health and immunisation specialist nurse, The Village Medical Centre, Bedfordshire
This article reviews the mosquito-borne infections yellow fever, Chikungunya virus, West Nile virus, dengue fever and eastern equine encephalitis. It provides advice on symptoms, diagnosis and preventive strategies to inform nursing practice during pre-travel consultations.
Nursing Standard. 22, 35,50-57. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.05.22.35.50.c6536
Published in print: 07 May 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review