Nurses' hygiene 'to blame for superbug' - page 2
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NURSES failing to wash their hands were today blamed for some of the hundreds of deaths a year in UK hospitals from the MRSA superbug. A shock study said basic hygiene failures in hospitals were increasing the risk of deadly... Read More
- 0Apr 3, '04 by wv_nurse 2003I can not think of anytime--no matter how busy, how many patients, or admissions--that Ididn't "have time" to wash my hands. NO excuse for it, IMHO. Some of these people don't even wash their hands after going to the bathroom--its basic nursing care and the most fundamental infection control.