Infection Control in Long-Term Care: Protect Your Residents, Protect Yourself addresses the unique challenge of disease-prevention in long-term care facilities. By explaining each topic in detail, stressing the delicate and difficult nature of protecting residents from infection, healthcare employees will be able to determine specific interventions, sources of infections and explanations as to what may increase vulnerability to disease.
Infection Control in Long-Term Care: Protect Your Residents, Protect Yourself explores the various preventive measures and explains how each one can inhibit the spread of specific diseases. It discusses standard precautions, infection prevention practices that apply to all patients, and transmission-based precautions, which include contact, airborne and droplet precautions.
Languages: English, Spanish
A DuPont release