US issues new guidelines for health workers caring for Ebola patients.

Abstract

Healthcare providers caring for Ebola patients should wear personal protective gear that leaves no skin exposed and should be rigorously trained in its use, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in new guidance issued on 20 October. The agency issued the new, stricter guidelines after two nurses became infected while caring for a… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmj.g6418

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@article{McCarthy2014USIN, title={US issues new guidelines for health workers caring for Ebola patients.}, author={Michael McCarthy}, journal={BMJ}, year={2014}, volume={349}, pages={g6418} }