Environment and body contamination: a comparison of two different removal methods in three types of personal protective clothing.

@article{Guo2014EnvironmentAB,
  title={Environment and body contamination: a comparison of two different removal methods in three types of personal protective clothing.},
  author={Yueping Guo and Yi Li and Peony L H Wong},
  journal={American journal of infection control},
  year={2014},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={e39-45}
}
BACKGROUND This study aimed to examine the body contamination rates and environmental contamination levels during the removal of 3 types of personal protective clothing (PPC) by the individual accustomed removal method (IARM) and gown removal methods recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). METHODS Fifty participants performed IARM and CDC-recommended gown removal methods to remove 3 types of PPC (ie, cotton gown, water resistant gown, and plastic apron) in random… CONTINUE READING
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