Norovirus Control and Prevention Strategies

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Norovirus Control and Prevention Strategies

Norovirus is the most common cause of acute gastroenteritis as well as gastroenteritis outbreaks, and it can affect nearly everyone in the population particularly because there is no long term immunity to the virus. Because of high levels of contact and vulnerable patient populations, healthcare settings can be particularly susceptible to norovirus outbreaks. This report summarizes key facts about norovirus and presents strategies for its control and prevention in healthcare institutions.

  • Learn about the virology and epidemiology of norovirus
  • Discover interventions to limit norovirus transmission
  • Explore environmental cleaning and stakeholder collaboration strategies