Zika virus screening recommendations

Zika virus screening recommendations for pregnant women receiving care in Nova Scotia are now available in the clinical guidelines section of the RCP website. They include the following resources published in 2016:

  • Summary of recommendations - updated June, 2016
  • Letters issued by Dr. Robert Strang, Chief Medical Officer of Health
  • An updated flowchart style testing algorithm - updated June 3, 2016
  • Clinical data sheet to be submitted along with lab test requisitions.