Volume 16, Number 10—October 2010
Effectiveness of Personal Protective Equipment and Oseltamivir Prophylaxis during Avian Influenza A (H7N7) Epidemic, the Netherlands, 2003
|Use of respirator||Use of safety glasses||Risk† with conjunctivitis used as case definition (95% CI)||Risk† with serology used as case definition (95% CI)|
|Always||Always||0.051 (0.012–0.127)||0.338 (0.181–0.534)|
|Sometimes||0.063 (0.017–0.144)||0.274 (0.125–0.471)|
|Sometimes||0.050 (0.015–0.114)||0.222 (0.108–0.380)|
|Unknown||Unknown||0.088 (0.035–0.171)||0.48 (0.296–0.676)|
*CI, confidence interval; –, no data because no persons in this group sometimes used a respirator and always used safety glasses.
†Probability of infection per visit.
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