ASID (HICSIG) position statement: infection control guidelines for patients with influenza-like illnesses, including pandemic (H1N1) influenza 2009, in Australian health care facilities.

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Standard and Droplet Precautions are considered adequate to control the transmission of influenza in most health care situations. Vaccination of health care staff, carers and vulnerable patients against seasonal and, eventually, pandemic influenza strains is an essential protective strategy. Management principles include: performance of hand hygiene before… (More)

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@article{Stuart2009ASIDP, title={ASID (HICSIG) position statement: infection control guidelines for patients with influenza-like illnesses, including pandemic (H1N1) influenza 2009, in Australian health care facilities.}, author={Rhonda L. Stuart and Allen C. Cheng and Caroline L Marshall and J. Ferguson}, journal={The Medical journal of Australia}, year={2009}, volume={191 8}, pages={454-8} }