KNOWLEDGE ATTITUDE AND PRACTICE OF STANDARD PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES AMONG NURSES IN UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR TEACHING HOSPITAL CALABAR

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background to the Study Standard precautions are the infection control measures that were recommended following the AIDS outbreak in the 1980s. That is why every patient is treated as if they are infected and therefore precautions are taken to minimize risk. Standard precautions are acceptable hygiene habits, such as hand washing and […]

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