Volume 23, Number 8—August 2017
Occupational Exposures to Ebola Virus in Ebola Treatment Center, Conakry, Guinea
|EVD with diarrhea, vomiting, and hemorrhaging||EVD without diarrhea, vomiting, and hemorrhaging|
|Contact (>1 m) with patients not projecting biological fluids||Low||Low|
|Close contact (<1 m) with patients not projecting biological fluids||Low||High|
|Direct contact with biological fluids||High||High|
|Cumulative incidents during removal of PPE||Low||High|
|Transcutaneous or mucosal exposure to infected biological fluids||Maximum||Maximum|
*Adapted from recommendations of the French High Council on Public Health (5). EVD, Ebola virus disease; PPE, personal protective equipment.
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