• Course
  • EL2

1 hour

Hospital doctors,Medical trainees

Personal protective equipment and isolation for high consequence infectious diseases

Learn about the principles of managing high consequence infectious diseases such as Ebola from experts at the UK’s main high level isolation unit.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, you should know:

  • The features that define a high consequence infectious disease (HCID)
  • The principles for managing a patient with a HCID
  • The principles of infection prevention and control for patients with a HCID

Contributors:

 Stephen Mepham,  Breda Athan, Oliver Carpenter

Peer reviewed by:

 Allison Sykes, Matthias Schmid

Last updated

16 May 2017

Release date

16 May 2017

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
Azerbaijan: The Scientific-Medical Council of the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan Republic 1 credit, 1:00 hour The Scientific-Medical Council of the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan Republic has formally accredited all BMJ Learning modules for medical doctor`s continuous professional development. Completion of one module is considered as the equivalent of 1 credit or 1 hour of learning.
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to this module
Lam Dong Medical College 1 credit, 1:00 hour This is to state that Lam Dong Medical College recognises BMJ Learning as being accredited for the purposes of continuing professional development in Vietnam. Healthcare professionals and doctors can claim continuing professional development credits for their activity on BMJ Learning.
The Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from Occupied Territories, Health, Labour and Social Affairs of Georgia 1 credit, 1:00 hour The Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from Occupied Territories, Health, Labour and Social Affairs of Georgia has assigned 1 hour of CPD/CME credit to this module.
Ukrainian Ministry of Health 1 credit, 1:00 hour The Ukrainian Ministry of Health has assigned 1 hour of CPD/CME credit to this module.