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Psychological First Aid (PFA) Video Podcast

This 3-part video podcast by Dr. Connie Best, is the second in a series discussing the psychological response to disaster. Dr. Best is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medic...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium and Connie L Best Format(s): Video URL: http://netcasting.musc.edu/podcasts/rss/22 Added: Mon Jun 04 09:16:26 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Jun 04 09:17:41 -0400 2007 View Details

Transmission- Based Precautions

This module provides an overview of Transmission-Based Precautions, which are used in addition to Standard Precautions in situations where Standard Precautions alone may not prevent transmission...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Graphic presentations/Images, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/transmission.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:06:29 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:16:35 -0500 2008 View Details

Protect Yourself First with Full Barrier Precaution

This module describes a stringent protocol for putting on and taking off full barrier Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). This protocol is designed to protect healthcare providers from highly c...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/barrier.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:27:23 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:17:56 -0500 2008 View Details

Methods of Achieving Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation

This module provides an overview of how to create Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation (TNPI). Different methods for setting up temporary isolation (when there are no available AIIRs) are descr...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/tnpi.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:43:10 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:19:03 -0500 2008 View Details

Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms

This module provides an overview of the design and maintenance of permanently engineered airborne infection isolation rooms (AIIRs). These rooms are designed to prevent the spread of easily tran...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/aiir.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:35:58 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:18:29 -0500 2008 View Details