Rapid Advice for Health Care Workers: Case Definition and IPAC Duidance For Lassa Fever
Once a case is suspected...
- Reduce contact with patient.
- Restrict other staff
- Ensure use of PPE and maintain strict infection prevention control measurse especially hand washing/sanitizers
- Confirmation of lassa fever is done through PCR or viral isolation
You may call the following numbers for medical assistance:
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