Cutting unnecessary glove use: New guidance issued on glove use and selection

Susannah McWilliam's picture

The new NHS 'National infection prevention and control manual for England' includes a clear guidance on glove use and selection on page 39 (Appendix 5). With growing concerns about the environmental implications of single use items, this guidance helps to set clear parameters and encourage the cut in unnecessary use of gloves, while meeting infection control needs.

 

 

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