High-Level Isolation Unit Infection Control Procedures.


The 2014-2016 Ebola outbreak in West Africa prompted a select group of US hospitals to establish high-level isolation units equipped with advanced engineering controls, trained staff, and stringent protocols to safely treat highly infectious disease patients. This survey details the comprehensive infection control protocols developed by these units… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/hs.2017.0026


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@article{Herstein2017HighLevelIU, title={High-Level Isolation Unit Infection Control Procedures.}, author={Jocelyn J. Herstein and Paul D. Biddinger and Shawn G. Gibbs and Aurora B Le and Katelyn C. Jelden and Angela L. Hewlett and John J. Lowe}, journal={Health security}, year={2017}, volume={15 5}, pages={519-526} }