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Investigation and Control of a Nosocomial Norovirus Outbreak in a Long-Term Care Facility

  • Marc Carpentier (a1), Jordan Ollivro (a1), Raoul Baron (a1), Mickaël Le Galudec (a1), Chantal Fauchier (a2), Adissa Minoui-Tran (a3) (a4), Christopher Payan (a3) (a4), Benoist Lejeune (a1) (a5) and Ronan Garlantézec (a1) (a6)...
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Service de Santé Publique, Hôpital Morvan, Centre Hospitalier Régional Universitaire Brest, 2 avenue Foch 29609 Brest Cedex, France (marc.carpentier@chu-brest.fr)

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4. Heijne, JC, Teunis, P, Morroy, G, et al. Enhanced hygiene measures and norovirus transmission during an outbreak. Emerg Infect Dis 2009;15(1):2430.
5. Kaplan, JE, Gary, GW, Baron, RC, et al. Epidemiology of Norwalk gastroenteritis and the role of Norwalk virus in outbreaks of acute nonbacterial gastroenteritis. Ann Intern Med 1982;96(6):756761.
6. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Guideline for the Prevention and Control of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in 1055 Healthcare Settings. Draft document, http://www.cdc.gov/HAI/organisms/norovirus.html.

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