Infection control in hydrotherapy.

  title={Infection control in hydrotherapy.},
  author={G C Tapping},
  journal={Physiotherapy Canada. Physiotherapie Canada},
  volume={31 3},
  • G C Tapping
  • Published 1979 in Physiotherapy Canada. Physiotherapie Canada
Bacteria which flourish in untreated whirlpool and hubbard tank water may cause disease in people who are elderly, debilitated, or on antibiotics. This study compared various bactericidal agents in order to find the most economical, convenient and effective way to prevent infection occurring in patients undergoing hydrotherapy. Samples of water from a… CONTINUE READING