Infection control practices in clinical laboratories in Pakistan.

  title={Infection control practices in clinical laboratories in Pakistan.},
  author={Syed Abdul Mujeeb and Maklic Mohummad Adil and Arshad Altaf and Sharaf Ali Shah and Stephen B Luby},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  volume={24 2},
Clinical laboratories in Karachi, Pakistan, were evaluated for adherence to standard precautions using an observational checklist. Among 44 laboratories, gloves were used in 2, protective gowns in 12, disinfectant in 7, and an incinerator in 7. Standard worker safety precautions are not followed at major clinical laboratories in Karachi. 

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