Use of personal protective equipment among health care personnel: Results of clinical observations and simulations.

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BACKGROUND Very little is known about how health care personnel (HCP) actually use personal protective equipment (PPE). METHODS The clinical PPE practices of 50 HCP from selected units at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Presbyterian Hospital were videotaped with HCP consent. For 2 PPE simulation sessions (simple and full-body sets), 82… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.08.011

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