Infection Prevention and Control in the Tropics - Practical Nursing Care

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47m
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Lecture Overview

How can proper hand hygiene be achieved when there is no running water? The luxury of resources such as clean running water, gloves and gowns that fit, is not always afforded in topical environments. Dr Peta-Anne Zimmerman recounts her experience working for the WHO in Kiribati during the SARS outbreak of the 2000s, and the conditions they had to overcome in preventing further public health risks.
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CPD47m of CPD
First Published27 July 2017
Updated27 July 2017
Expires
18 February 2019
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Topics
Infection Prevention
Infectious Diseases
Infectious Diseases
Travel Health
Public Health