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Preventing infections during a natural disaster

This is an advice sheet produced by the US Association for  Practitioners in Infection Control (APIC)

It gives advice on how to stay healthy during a natural disaster, particularly against infectious diseases.  It also talks about the most common illnesses following disasters including respiratory and gastroenteric illneses, and skin issues

The advice sheet can be found at https://mail.aol.com/webmail-std/en-gb/DisplayMessage?ws_popup=true&ws_suite=true

 

Posted: 02/05/2018

Published: 02/05/2018

Publication Type: Factsheet