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Title: Precautions for Air Medical Transport of SARS Patients
Type: Text Slide
14. Personnel involved in air medical transport of SARS patients need to take additional precautions, including wearing respiratory protection. If they anticipate exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials, they must follow appropriate precautions under the bloodborne pathogens standard, including use of proper PPE, safe needles, etc. They also should follow good hygiene practices, washing hands frequently.