Identification

Name

Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Online Network

Short name

GIDEON

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Gideon Informatics
Created

2012-10-12 21:15:21+00:00

Modified

2016-03-23 19:31:04.871293+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The GIDEON is an easy-to-use, interactive and comprehensive web-based tool used for diagnosis and reference in the fields of tropical and infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology and antimicrobial chemotherapy. It complements the GIDEON ebook series.

Goals
(1) Situational awareness
Year start

1992

URL http://www.gideononline.com/about/gideon/
URL (alternate) http://www.gideononline.com/cases/

Disease and Geography

Geography

Yes

Disease transmission types
(1) Air-borne
(2) Casual contact
(3) Fomite
(4) Ingestion
(5) In utero
(6) Sexually transmitted
(7) Vector-borne
(8) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant
(2) Economically important
(3) Emerging or re-emerging
(4) Select agents or toxins
(5) Vaccine preventable
(6) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports
(2) Official Reports