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Do all nurses wash their hands between every patient? What do they use? The gel makes my hands raw.
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Dr. Kelty Baker
Internal Medicine - Hematology
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In brief: Handwashing
All nurses and other health professionals should wash their hands after every patient.
Most people use the new alcohol-based gels because they are fast and convenient. You can also use old-fashioned soap and water but you must lather your hands for a full 20 seconds for it to be effective.

In brief: Handwashing
All nurses and other health professionals should wash their hands after every patient.
Most people use the new alcohol-based gels because they are fast and convenient. You can also use old-fashioned soap and water but you must lather your hands for a full 20 seconds for it to be effective.
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