Factors Affecting Nurses’ Compliance to Standard Precautions in Resource Scarce Settings

  title={Factors Affecting Nurses’ Compliance to Standard Precautions in Resource Scarce Settings},
  author={Aurang Zeb},
  journal={American Journal of Biomedical Science \& Research},
  • A. Zeb
  • Published 22 August 2019
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Biomedical Science & Research
Background: Standard precautions are universally accepted guidelines for infection control practices in health care settings. Good compliance to standard precautions prevents nurses from occupational exposure to blood and body fluid and decrease the risk of infection transmission to them as well as to patients. Aim: The overarching aim of the study was to determine nurses’ knowledge, their compliance and factors affecting their compliance to SPs in resource scarce settings. Method: A cross… 

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