Preventing Transmission of Pandemic Influenza and Other Viral Respiratory Diseases

In 2009, the H1N1 influenza pandemic brought to the forefront the many unknowns about the virulence, spread, and nature of the virus, as well as questions regarding personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare personnel. In this book, the Institute of Medicine assesses the progress of PPE research and identifies future directions for PPE for healthcare personnel.

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Publisher National Academies Press
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ISBN 0309214297
Pages 200 pages
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