It is known gender-specific differences are a factor in the prevalence, transmission, and exposure to neglected tropical diseases. A study conducted in Ethiopia provided insights into the role gender plays in receiving care for these diseases.
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To evaluate the effect of health care worker(HCW) targeted or community vaccination strategies, researchers used a transmission model to explore the relative contribution of HCW and the community to transmission.
Based on findings from more than 20 outbreaks, researchers reported consistently high infection rates among exposed health care workers during past and present outbreaks of Ebola and Marburg viruses.
The goal of this document is to help healthcare workers and employers prepare for and respond to an influenza pandemic.
This document is the result of a multi-staged process of reviews, discussions and updates of a previous list of core competencies for infection control and hospital hygiene.
This guidance pertains to long-term care facilities - institutions, such as nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities that provide health care to people who are unable to manage independently in the community.
The India Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has released the National Infection Control Guidelines, a comprehensive document to which all employees of healthcare facilities must adhere.
This blog, hosted by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion covers best practices in the healthcare field including infection control.