Call to isolate infected travellers | Pacific Beat

Call to isolate infected travellers

Call to isolate infected travellers

Updated 3 February 2014, 17:51 AEST

An Australian infectious diseases expert says many travellers who return home with an infection should be put into medical isolation.

Dr Lindsay Grayson says increasing numbers of Australian travellers are presenting at hospitals infected with anti-biotic resitant 'superbugs'. And he says it's time for hospitals to take the problem more seriously.

Presenter: Simon Lauder

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