Hand Hygiene with Alcohol Sanitizer

Hand Hygiene with Alcohol Sanitizer

PEP Topic 
Prevention of Infection: Transplant

The use of an alcohol sanitizer for hand hygiene was examined in terms of effectiveness in the 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 the prevention of infection for at risk patients with cancer.

Recommended for Practice

Guideline/Expert Opinion