Consequences of an unrecognized measles exposure in an emergency department.


A recent measles case in a paediatric hospital ED resulted in 111 individuals (patients, family members and health-care workers) potentially being exposed to measles. This report documents the efforts taken to contact trace and provide best practice care for all those exposed to the index case. It also provides a snapshot of community prevalence information… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1742-6723.2009.01230.x


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