Study Title and Description
The role of facemasks and hand hygiene in the prevention of influenza transmission in households: results from a cluster randomised trial; Berlin, Germany, 2009-2011.
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||The role of facemasks and hand hygiene in the prevention of influenza transmission in households: results from a cluster randomised trial; Berlin, Germany, 2009-2011.|
|Author||Suess T., Remschmidt C., Schink SB., Schweiger B., Nitsche A., Schroeder K., Doellinger J., Milde J., Haas W., Koehler I., Krause G., Buchholz U.|
|Country||Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, DGZ-Ring 1, 13086 Berlin, Germany. SuessT@rki.de|
Pubmed ID: 22280120
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
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Results & Comparisons
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