Personal protective equipment

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Safe Zone in Doorway Improves Hospital Clinician Productivity and the Frequency and Quality of Interactions With Isolated Patients 11/03/11

A hospital creates a 3-foot square area, marked by red duct tape, at the entrance to the rooms of patients placed on contact precautions due to risk of spreading an infection. The area serves as a...

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Infection: Don't Pass It On, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Posters 12/17/07

This tool provides links for downloading five campaign posters that emphasize the importance of personal protective equipment and handwashing as a means to reduce the risk of infection in health care settings. These posters are intended for both...

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