Study Title and Description
Facemasks and hand hygiene to prevent influenza transmission in households: a cluster randomized trial.
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||Facemasks and hand hygiene to prevent influenza transmission in households: a cluster randomized trial.|
|Author||Cowling BJ., Chan KH., Fang VJ., Cheng CK., Fung RO., Wai W., Sin J., Seto WH., Yung R., Chu DW., Chiu BC., Lee PW., Chiu MC., Lee HC., Uyeki TM., Houck PM., Peiris JS., Leung GM.|
|Country||School of Public Health and University of Hong Kong, Cyberport 3, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR. firstname.lastname@example.org|
Pubmed ID: 19652172
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
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Results & Comparisons
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