Hand Hygiene With Alcohol Sanitizer

Hand Hygiene With Alcohol Sanitizer

PEP Topic 
Prevention of Infection: General

The use of an alcohol sanitizer for hand hygiene was examined in terms of effectiveness in prevention of infection. Hand hygiene has been identified as a key factor in infection prevention by care providers and is a component of patient and informal caregiver education in prevention of infection for at-risk patients with cancer.

Recommended for Practice

Guideline/Expert Opinion