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Document ID (ISN)110108
CIS number 09-1164
ISSN - Serial title 1076-2752 - Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Title Seasonal influenza prevention in health care workers
Bibliographic information Mar. 2009, Vol.51, No.3, p.386-389. 26 ref.
Abstract This article describes the comprehensive influenza prevention programme recommended by the American College of Occupational and Environmental Physicians for health care workers. It involves vaccination, information dissemination, employee participation, infection control practices and employer commitment.
Descriptors (primary) influenza; occupational medicine; health programmes
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; information dissemination; workers' participation; vaccination; role of management; infection control
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Influenza
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Workers' participation
Workplace health promotion
Bacterial and parasitic diseases