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April 28, 2014

Study: How Much Hand Disinfectant is Enough to be Effective?

Study: How Much Hand Disinfectant is Enough to be Effective?

The volume of hand disinfectant used impacts the efficacy of surgical hand disinfection, according to a study in Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control. Researchers performed a meta-analysis of hand hygiene experiments, re-analyzing them in terms of amount of disinfectant used and hand size, measured by glove size.

http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/quality/study-how-much-hand-disinfectant-is-enough-to-be-effective.html

Becker's Hospital Review