Infection prevention and control measures for prehospital care and ground transport of patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease: HP40-154/2016E-PDF

"This document provides infection prevention and control (IPC) guidance for safe prehospital care and ground transport of suspected persons under investigation (PUI) or confirmed Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases. Its use is intended for prehospital personnel including, but not limited to, medical first responders, paramedics, emergency ground transport personnel, firefighters, enforcement officers, and personnel within prehospital organizations responsible for education and training for occupational health and safety (OHS) and IPC. The term prehospital personnel when used in this document refer to these personnel"--Foreward, p. i.

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Title Infection prevention and control measures for prehospital care and ground transport of patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Mesures de prévention et de contrôle des infections : soins préhospitaliers et transport terrestre des patients chez qui la maladie à virus Ebola est soupçonnée ou confirmée. Cover title. "Publication date: July 2017."
Date 2017.
Number of Pages ii, 22 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-05031-7
Catalogue Number
  • HP40-154/2016E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 160143
Subject Terms Infectious diseases, Preventive medicine, Safety measures