TITLE

Hand Hygiene and Facemasks for Influenza Rejected at Home

AUTHOR(S)
Ferris, Mary Elina
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;10/29/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 20, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Hand hygiene and facemasks used within 36 hours of patient symptom onset resulted in a small reduction of household transmission of influenza, but adherence to recommended practices was poor despite home-based education.
ACCESSION #
44960621

 

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