cough étiquette

cough étiquette2016-12-12T16:19:33+00:00
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cough etiquette

cough étiquette 

MICROBIOLOGY, PUBLIC HEALTH

A public health activity in which a person covers his or her mouth when coughing, as a means of reducing the spread of airborne pathogens, in particular influenza virus, as well as other respiratory tract pathogens. 

Reference JAMA 2013; 309:88

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