Lyme disease: an emerging infection with home healthcare implications.

R. L. Ismeurt, L. W. Wilson, C. O. Long

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The 11,424 cases of Lyme disease reported in 1994 represented a nearly 40% increase from the previous year. The dramatic increase of Lyme disease in the United States points to the need for home healthcare nurses to review their knowledge of the clinical manifestations, treatment, and prevention measures for this emerging infection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)28-33
Number of pages6
JournalHome healthcare nurse
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1995
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Community and Home Care
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing


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