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Colonized with MDROs, patientsâ hands contaminate high-touch surfaces

Date: Wed 2nd August 2017

A microbial surveillance study conducted at six post-acute care f... More >

How Clean is Your Stethoscope?

Date: Mon 24th July 2017

Most practitioners do not give the cleanliness of their stethosco... More >

Glasgow paramedics failing hand hygiene tests

Date: Thu 20th July 2017

PARAMEDICS in Glasgow have been urged to scrub up on hand hygiene... More >

Characterizing Hand Hygiene Opportunities in the Emergency Department

Date: Mon 17th July 2017

Moore, et al. (2017) assert that hand hygiene is critical for pre... More >

Hand washing study findings run counter to FDA guidelines

Date: Tue 13th June 2017

You don't need to scald your hands to get rid of germs. For e... More >

Hand Hygiene Do's and Don'ts

Date: Tue 13th June 2017

Virtually everyone in health care agrees that to sharply reduce t... More >

Elderly dementia patient dies from alcohol poisoning after downing a bottle of hospital hand sanitiser

Date: Tue 13th June 2017

John Haughey, 76, downed a large amount of the 75 per cent alcoho... More >

Handshake-Free Zone: Keep Those Hands â And Germs â To Yourself In The Hospital

Date: Thu 8th June 2017

Dr. Mark Sklansky, a self-described germaphobe, can’t stop ... More >

Cold Water Washes Hands As Well As Hot

Date: Thu 8th June 2017

Washing our hands frequently and well is one of the best preventi... More >

Do Hand Sanitizers Really Cut Down on Illness?

Date: Thu 18th May 2017

Q. With the recent increase in use of sanitizers (hand lotions, w... More >

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