Research for infection protection

Gloves

Gloves are worn in case of risk of exposure to mucous membranes, non-intact or contaminated/colonised skin, blood, body fluids, secretion and excretion. They are selected according to the area of application, considering aspects of occupational health.

Removing protective gloves

For some tasks it is imperative to wear protective gloves to prevent infections. According to the WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care this includes situations with a “potential for touching blood, body fluids,...[more]