An isolation unit in a district general hospital.Br Med J 1977; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.6083.373 (Published 06 August 1977) Cite this as: Br Med J 1977;2:373
- D A Tyrrell,
- J Stephany,
- H E Larson,
- R Blowers
The working of a 19-bed isolation unit in a general hospital was studied from August 1975 to July 1976. A few patients received the highest degree of isolation, but infections in all categories were contained and patients at risk in the same unit were protected from infection.