Case of the Month
Exploring the practical applications of GIDEON
One of the most exciting options in GIDEON is the option, found under the tab in the Infectious Diseases module. Using this facility, you can generate a list of diseases which fulfill specific criteria.
For example, let’s say that you wish to prepare a student hand-out or syllabus for all tick-borne infectious diseases.
Results are displayed in the lower left-hand window, and disease information is displayed in the right column:
As noted at the bottom of the Results list, there are 28 Tick-borne diseases worldwide.
The resulting screen looks like this:
As each successive screen appears, you can copy it to Word, PowerPoint, or other suitable programs as necessary.
The fingerprint option also allows you to further restrict these disease lists.
Or if, for example we want GIDEON to list all of the Trematode parasites acquired by eating fish in Taiwan: