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.
|Department/Agency||Public Health Agency of Canada.|
|Title||Infection prevention and control measures for prehospital care and ground transport of patients with suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
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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."|
|Number of Pages||ii, 22 p.|
|Departmental Catalogue Number||160143|
|Subject Terms||Infectious diseases, Preventive medicine, Safety measures|
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