The past, present, and future of healthcare-associated infection prevention in pediatrics: Viral respiratory infections

Danielle M. Zerr, Aaron M. Milstone, W Charles Huskins, Kristina A. Bryant

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Abstract

Viral respiratory infections pose a significant challenge to pediatric infection prevention programs. We explore issues regarding the prevention of viral respiratory infections by discussing transmission of influenza A virus, isolation of infected patients, and hospital programs for influenza vaccination.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalInfection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
Volume31
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2010

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Virus Diseases
Cross Infection
Respiratory Tract Infections
Patient Isolation
Pediatrics
Infectious Disease Transmission
Influenza A virus
Human Influenza
Vaccination
Infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Epidemiology
  • Infectious Diseases

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The past, present, and future of healthcare-associated infection prevention in pediatrics : Viral respiratory infections. / Zerr, Danielle M.; Milstone, Aaron M.; Huskins, W Charles; Bryant, Kristina A.

In: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, Vol. 31, No. SUPPL. 1, 11.2010.

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