Usefulness and applicability of infectious disease control measures in air travel: a review.

@article{Huizer2015UsefulnessAA,
  title={Usefulness and applicability of infectious disease control measures in air travel: a review.},
  author={Yvonne L Huizer and Corien Swaan and Katrin Claire Leitmeyer and Aura Timen},
  journal={Travel medicine and infectious disease},
  year={2015},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={19-30}
}
BACKGROUND Air travel has opened up opportunities for world transportation, but has also increased infectious disease transmission and public health risks. To control disease spread, airlines and governments are able to implement control measures in air travel. This study inventories experiences and applicability of infectious disease control measures. METHODS A literature search was performed in PubMed, including studies between 1990 and 2013. Search terms included air travel terms and… CONTINUE READING