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SARS transmission among hospital workers in Hong Kong.

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)
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Title SARS transmission among hospital workers in Hong Kong.
Author Lau JT., Fung KS., Wong TW., Kim JH., Wong E., Chung S., Ho D., Chan LY., Lui SF., Cheng A.
Country Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China.
Year 2004
Numbers Pubmed ID: 15030698

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