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A 42-year-old member asked:

What are some other ways to protect myself from contracting illnesses from work as rn?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Good habits: You are trained to do many hygienic means to avoid spreading illness from patient to patient. The same methods: hand washing, face masks when indicated, sterile technique, etc. - will also protect you.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

Can you please discuss the other ways to protect myself from contracting illnesses from work?

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Dr. Syed Haider
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Hand washing: Hand washing, if any epidemic then avoid crowded area.

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Last updated Oct 19, 2012

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