November 21, 2008 | Mark Paradies

Root Cause Analysis Report at Hospital in the UK Says Virus Outbreak Was “Not Preventable”

To read the whole story, see This is Wiltshire, UK.

The story says that the report claimed the outbreak was “not preventable.”

Yet the Wiltshire Primary Care Trust Board minutes of the October 21, 2008 quotes the trust’s Joint Director of Public Health PCT/WCC as saying: “… norovirus was not preventable except via good hygiene.”

So is good hygiene not possible?

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