Volume 13, Number 4—April 2007
Effectiveness of Interventions to Reduce Contact Rates during a Simulated Influenza Pandemic
|Outcome rates||Rates for general population
||Rates for LTCF residents
|Reduction in contacts with ill residents (%)|
|Reduction in contacts with visitors (%)|
*Thus, a 25% reduction in contacts with ill residents of LTCFs was estimated to reduce the illness rate for the population by 2% and the illness rate for LTCFs by 22%.