TITLE

Federal Air Travel Restrictions for Public Health Purposes -- United States, June 2007-May 2008

AUTHOR(S)
Penfield, S.; Flood, J.; Lang, W.; Zanker, M.; Alvarado-Ramy, F.; Leidel, L.; Fowler, G.; Modi, S.; Brown, C.; Averhoff, F.; Haddad, M. B.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;9/19/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 37, p1009
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Do Not Board (DNB) list developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the U.S. According to the list, domestic and international public health officials have authority to not allow persons with communicable diseases who pose threat to board a commercial aircraft from or abound for the country. The DNB only applies to commercial air travel.
ACCESSION #
34562335

 

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