Transmission of Acute Respiratory Infections During Aerosol Generating Medical Procedures


ID:
22

Research Question:
What is the clinical evidence for the risk of transmission of acute respiratory infections to health care workers caring for patients undergoing aerosol-generating medical procedures?

Document Type:
Rapid review

Population:
Healthcare workers

Setting:
Hospital

Public health topic area:
Infection prevention and control measures, Procedures (e.g., intubation)

Contact Name:
Dr. Fiona Clement

Contact Title:
Director, Health Technology Assessment Unit

Contact Email:
fclement@ucalgary.ca

Organization:
The Health Technology Assessment Unit, University of Calgary

Jurisdiction (of reviewer):
Alberta

Status of Review:
Completed

Review available:
On request

Date Completed:
2020-04-22

Date Submitted:
2020-04-20