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Aeromedical Transfer of Patients with Viral Hemorrhagic Fever

Submitted by lsekela on November 27, 2018 - 09:07 AM

For more than 40 years, the British Royal Air Force has maintained an aeromedical evacuation facility, the Deployable Air Isolator Team (DAIT), to transport patients with possible or confirmed highly infectious diseases to the United Kingdom. Currently, no UK-published guidelines exist on how to transfer such patients.

Content Source:

Emerging Infectious Diseases

Content Author:

Edward D. Nicol, Stephen Mepham, Jonathan Naylor