Links for Physicians

//Links for Physicians
Links for Physicians 2018-10-16T08:46:46+00:00

Updated 03-07-2018

To report a tick-borne disease the Vermont Department of Health would like you to call them directly at 802-863-7240. The CDC posts a Lyme Disease Case Report form online.

Vermont Department of Health’s “Tick and the Diseases They Spread in Vermont” Pamphlet:
http://www.healthvermont.gov/sites/default/files/documents/pdf/HS_ID_TickBooklet.FINAL_.pdf

Vermont Department of Health 2016 Tick-borne Disease Program Report:
http://www.healthvermont.gov/sites/default/files/documents/pdf/HS_ID_2016_TickborneDisease_Annual_Report_Digital_Version.pdf


Tick-borne diseases of the United States. A CDC reference manual for health care providers:

VTLyme.org printable fact sheet – symptoms of tick-borne diseases in Vermont:
http://vtlyme.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Printable-Symptoms-of-Different-Tick-borne-diseases-in-Vermont.pdf
VTLyme.org printable fact sheet for medical providers:
http://vtlyme.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Printable-Facts.pdf  
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The National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Lyme disease web page:
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Colombia University Medical Center’s Lyme and Tick-borne Diseases Research Center: http://www.columbia-lyme.org/

Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Research Center:

A talk on pediatric Lyme disease and co-infections given by Dr. Ann Corson, MD:
http://www.lymepa.org/CorsonPediatricLymeTalk.pdf


The CDC’s ‘Symptoms of Tickborn Illness’ page:
https://www.cdc.gov/ticks/symptoms.html


The International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) website. ILADS offers physician training for doctors interested in learning more about the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme and tick-borne diseases.
https://www.ilads.org/

Dr. Neil Spectors comparison of Lyme disease and Cancer:
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-tu-1IOH2kPE/ViOwcIA-cVI/AAAAAAAAE08/wBaI7sFz4hk/s1600/Neil%2BSpector.png


Article on the Psychiatric Times about Tick-borne diseases and psychiatric disorders:
http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/major-depressive-disorder/lyme-disease-comorbid-tick-borne-diseases-and-neuropsychiatric-disorders


A compilation of treatment resources, news, and updated information offered by Dr. Daniel Cameron, MD:
http://danielcameronmd.com/


Lymedisease.org, an advocacy group that offers prevention materials and promotes education and research:
https://www.lymedisease.org/


The American Lyme Disease Foundation presents views that are congruent with IDSA/CDC perspectives. (Four of its six board members sat on the IDSA Lyme guidelines panel – Drs. Shapiro, Wormser, Krause, and Fish).
http://www.aldf.com/


The CDC’s page on ‘Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome’:
http://www.cdc.gov/lyme/postLDS/


The Lyme Disease Association hosts an annual scientific conference on Lyme and tick-borne diseases: