A 2009 cross-sectional survey of procedures for post-mortem management of highly infectious disease patients in 48 isolation facilities in 16 countries: data from EuroNHID

@article{Fusco2015A2C,
  title={A 2009 cross-sectional survey of procedures for post-mortem management of highly infectious disease patients in 48 isolation facilities in 16 countries: data from EuroNHID},
  author={Francesco Maria Fusco and Lucia Scappaticci and Stefan Schilling and Giuseppina De Iaco and Philippe Brouqui and Helena C. Maltezou and H. -R. Brodt and Barbara A Bannister and Giuseppe Ippolito and Vincenzo Puro},
  journal={Infection},
  year={2015},
  volume={44},
  pages={57-64}
}
The handling of human remains may pose a risk for transmission of highly infectious agents. The use of appropriate biosafety measures is very important in case of management of patients deceased from highly infectious diseases (HIDs), such as Ebola virus disease. This paper presents the capabilities and resources in this field in 16 European countries, and… CONTINUE READING