Learning Outcomes for Study Session 38

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

38.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQs 38.1, 38.2 and 38.3)

38.2  Describe the mode of transmission of rabies and taeniasis to humans by their animal hosts. (SAQs 38.1, 38.2 and 38.3)

38.3  Describe the symptoms and diagnosis of rabies and taeniasis and state how you would treat or refer cases to a higher level health facility. (SAQs 38.1, 38.2 and 38.3)

38.4  Describe how you would apply prevention and control measures against rabies and taeniasis. (SAQs 38.2 and 38.3)

Study Session 38  Common Zoonotic Diseases in Ethiopia: Rabies and Taeniasis

38.1  Rabies