Tag: ASEPSIS AND INFECTION CONTROL

Methods of reducing the spread of infection

Methods of reducing the spread of infectionInfection control practices can be grouped in two categories;·         Standard precautions: routinely applying basic ...

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)Personal protective equipment (PPE) refers to a variety of barriers, used alone or in combination, to protect ...

Asepic Practices

ASEPIC PRACTICES    Medical Asepsis:Refers to measures aimed at control and reduce the number or spread of microorganisms. It is also ...

Infection Control In Clinical Setting

INFECTION CONTROL IN CLINICAL SETTINGPrevention and control of infections are important concerns for all types of healthcare agencies and good ...

Health Care Associated Infections

HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS Health care associated infections (HAI)Infections are encountered in all health care settings. It is also called ...

Mode of transmission

Mode of transmissionVehicle: the of microorganisms by way of vehicles, or contaminated items that transmit pathogens. Eg; food can carry ...

Asepsis And Infection Control

ASEPSIS AND INFECTION CONTROLIntroduction: Preventing transmission of infectious organisms is concern to all health care professionals. Infectious disease is one ...