Handwashing practice in nurse education

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Elliott, P. R. 1996. Handwashing practice in nurse education. Professional Nurse. 1 (6), pp. 359-360.
AuthorsElliott, P. R.
Abstract

Handwashing is the single most important clinical procedure. There is a discrepancy between nurses' knowledge of handwashing and their practice. The selection of an appropriate teaching method is important and should be reflected within the curriculum.

KeywordsHandwashing; Hand washing; Nursing
Year1996
JournalProfessional Nurse
Journal citation1 (6), pp. 359-360
PublisherAusten Cornish Publishers
ISSN0266-8130
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Print1996
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