Usage of ultraviolet test method for monitoring the efficacy of surgical hand rub technique among medical students.

@article{Vanyolos2015UsageOU,
  title={Usage of ultraviolet test method for monitoring the efficacy of surgical hand rub technique among medical students.},
  author={Erzsebet Vanyolos and Katalin Peto and Aida Viszlai and Ir{\'e}n Mik{\'o} and Istv{\'a}n Furka and Norbert N{\'e}meth and Piroska Orosi},
  journal={Journal of surgical education},
  year={2015},
  volume={72 3},
  pages={530-5}
}
BACKGROUND Adequate hand movements are essential in surgical hand rub, so it is important for medical students to learn it correctly. To assess its efficacy, we aimed to use ultraviolet (UV) light test after applying fluorescent solution. METHODS Digital images of the hands of 253 medical students were analyzed during "Basic Surgical Techniques" course on… CONTINUE READING