Measles among healthcare workers in a teaching hospital in central Italy.

@article{Barbadoro2012MeaslesAH,
  title={Measles among healthcare workers in a teaching hospital in central Italy.},
  author={Pamela Barbadoro and Anna Marigliano and Elena Di Tondo and Maria Rosaria De Paolis and Enrica Martini and Emilia Prospero and Marcello Mario D'Errico},
  journal={Journal of occupational health},
  year={2012},
  volume={54 4},
  pages={336-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this report is to describe a measles cluster involving health-care workers (HWCs) that occurred in a teaching hospital in central Italy during winter 2011 and the efforts made to promptly identify all the susceptible contacts in order to stop, as soon as possible, transmission of the infection within the hospital. METHODS An epidemiological investigation took place. The immunization status of all the exposed individuals was assessed by personal interviews (history of… CONTINUE READING
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