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- Detailed hospital checklist for Ebola preparedness.(Available from)Accessed September 20, 2014)
- Health care facility preparedness checklist for Ebola virus disease (EVD).(Available from)Accessed September 20, 2014)
- Interim guidance for environmental infection control in hospitals for Ebola virus.(Available from)Accessed September 20, 2014)
- Designing a biocontainment unit to care for patients with serious communicable diseases: a consensus statement.Biosecur Bioterror. 2006; 4: 351-355
United States Government. Definitions classification, packing group assignments and exceptions for hazardous materials other than class 1 and class 7. 49 C.F.R. Sect. 173.134. Available from: http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=e35d034b2154456059cd69b2893745df&node=se49.2.173_1134&rgn=div8. Accessed September 20, 2014.
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation. Department of transportation guidance for transporting Ebola contaminated items, a category A infectious substance. Available from: http://www.phmsa.dot.gov/portal/site/PHMSA/menuitem.6f23687cf7b00b0f22e4c6962d9c8789/?vgnextoid=4d1800e36b978410VgnVCM100000d2c97898RCRD&vgnextchannel=d248724dd7d6c010VgnVCM10000080e8a8c0RCRD&vgnextfmt=print. Accessed September 20, 2014.
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- U.S. Department of Transportation approves special permit for the safe transport of Ebola infected medical waste for disposal.(Available from)http://www.dot.gov/briefing-room/us-department-transportation-approves-special-permit-safe-transport-ebola-infected(Accessed October 8, 2014)Date: 2014
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Additional information: This work reflects efforts by the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit at the Nebraska Medical Center. The Nebraska Biocontainment Unit exists as a result of significant state and institutional investments in the engineered controls, supplies, equipment, and staff training by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and the University of Nebraska Medical Center.