Mpox Resource Guide
- 2022 Mpox outbreak
- Mpox 2022 data and case counts
- For healthcare and public health professionals
- For patients and members of the public
- Mpox communication toolkit
2022 Outbreak Cases and Data; Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Quick facts and links to more information
Mpox; World Health Organization (WHO)
Overview of monkeypox from World Health Organization
Disease Outbreak News (DONs); WHO
Global perspectives on disease outbreak around the world available in multiple languages
2022 U.S. Map & Case Count: CDC
Map showing total number of U.S. confirmed cases and offering a state-by-state case breakdown.
Mpox; Our World in Data
Includes data on the number of confirmed cases, by country. Updated every hour.
Monkeypox 2022 Global Epidemiology Dashboard; Global.health
Includes data about cases, countries, genomic sequencing and patient demographics.
Info for healthcare professionals; CDC
Includes a case definition, clinical guidance, vaccine guidance, infection control, guidance on specimen collection, and clinician FAQS.
Information written for clinicians and health professionals; StatPearls
StatPearls is a comprehensive library of peer-reviewed medical content for the benefit of practitioners globally.
Clinical trials; ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov lists clinical trials related to mpox. Note: use the search term "monkeypox" to retrieve results.
FDA Monkeypox Response; U.S. Federal Drug Administration (FDA)
Includes fast facts, information on vaccines, therapeutics, diagnostics, fraud and misinformation.
Peer-reviewed articles on mpox; PubMed
You can use subheadings included in the monkeypox MeSH term to narrow your search or do a PubMed search for mpox or monkeypox to find citations for articles that are too new to be indexed with MeSH terms yet. Use filters on the left to restrict by publication year or article type.
Public Health Emergency Monkeypox Initiative, PubMed Central (PMC)
NLM is working with publishers to make monkeypox and other orthopox-related publications freely and immediately accessible to the public using NLM's PubMed Central.
Full-text mpox-related content in PMC
Full-text mpox documents, reports, and guidelines in Bookshelf
The WHO Global Clinical Platform for mpox; WHO
The World Health Organization (WHO) invites Member States, health facilities and other entities to contribute to WHO surveillance of clinical data of cases of monkeypox to improve global understanding of the clinical presentation of this disease.
Plain language summary of how the mpox virus spreads, how it presents, and how to prevent the spread. Includes patient handouts. Information on MedlinePlus can be freely distributed and shared.
Information for teens and young adults; CDC
Downloadable PDF. Also available in Spanish.
Vaccine handout; Immunize.org (formerly Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
Downloadable PDF. Also available in Spanish, Portuguese, and Haitian Creole.
Monkeypox and safer sex handout; CDC
Downloadable PDF. Also available in Arabic, French, Korean, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Tagalog, and Vietnamese.
Recovering from monkeypox at home; WHO
Answers frequently asked questions about mpox for administrators and staff of K-12 schools, early care and education (ECE) programs, camps, and other community settings serving children or adolescents.
Pictures of mpox rashes and lesions from the CDC and the UK Health Security Agency.
Reducing Stigma in Monkeypox Communication and Community Engagement; CDC
Avoid stigmatizing monkeypox by communicating the facts: anyone can get monkeypox, and everyone should take precautions to keep themselves and their loved ones safe.
Event organizer letter template; CDC
Event organizers are encouraged to adapt the letter with their event name and logo and distribute to attendees of upcoming events. Available as a PDF and Word document.