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Document ID (ISN)108726
CIS number 08-1220
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Title Pandemic influenza: Guidance for infection control in hospitals and primary care settings
Bibliographic information TSO Publications Centre, P.O. Box 29, Norwich NR3 1GN, United Kingdom, 2007. 81p. Illus. 87 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract Guidance document on how to protect health care workers against the hazard of infection by pandemic influenza. Contents: terminology; overview of pandemic influenza and infection control; preparedness planning for pandemic infection control; occupational health and deployment of staff; infection control precautions; environmental infection control; supplementary guidance for hospitals; supplementary guidance for primary care settings. In the appendix: the epidemiology of pandemic influenza; infection control precautions.
Descriptors (primary) influenza; United Kingdom; hospitals; limitation of exposure; health services; virus diseases
Descriptors (secondary) infectious diseases; safety guides; data sheet; infection control
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Influenza
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)