Overview

Is there an organism that is not killed by alcohol-based hand rubs? And why do we not use high-grade disinfectants on surfaces after every surgery? This back-to-basics talk serves as a timely refresher on the importance of preventing infection through smart and regular infection prevention practices. Use this talk to remind yourself on the importance of hand hygiene in preventing infection, and how to undertake effective hand washing as according to the latest guidelines.

Recorded: 22 May 2016

Comments

Good refresher about the importance of hand washing and shows we still have a way to go with education and compliance -- 12 Apr 2018
Very informative and can be used as an educational tool for all staff. -- 31 Mar 2018
Very good, informative and up to date info. -- 31 Mar 2018
Good information. -- 26 Feb 2018

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