Study Title and Description
Pilot Randomised Controlled Trial to Test Effectiveness of Facemasks in Preventing Influenza-like Illness Transmission among Australian Hajj Pilgrims in 2011.
Key Questions Addressed
|1||What is the effectiveness of respirators (e.g. N95) vs. facemasks (surgical) vs. cloth masks for prevention of COVID-19 in addition to standard precautions (gowns + gloves + handwashing)? a. In community settings b. In healthcare settings b1. In high-risk healthcare settings (e.g. ICU, ER) b2. In healthcare settings with close contact but unknown risk (e.g. primary care, other settings)|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Pilot Randomised Controlled Trial to Test Effectiveness of Facemasks in Preventing Influenza-like Illness Transmission among Australian Hajj Pilgrims in 2011.|
|Author||Barasheed O., Almasri N., Badahdah AM., Heron L., Taylor J., McPhee K., Ridda I., Haworth E., Dwyer DE., Rashid H., Booy R.|
|Country||National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Cnr Hawkesbury Rd and Hainsworth St, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia. firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Pubmed ID: 25336079
Secondary Publication Information
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Results & Comparisons
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