6 doctors weighed in:

Do you need to follow universal precautions when administering first aid?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Frank Holmes
Sports Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Always follow universal precautions, especially when exposed to blood or other body fluids.

In brief: Yes

Always follow universal precautions, especially when exposed to blood or other body fluids.
Dr. Frank Holmes
Dr. Frank Holmes
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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Certainly makes sens

I certainly would try to if at all possible.
Sometimes one has to way potential risks and benefits when someone's life is in danger. If at all possible i would try to follow universal precautions.

In brief: Certainly makes sens

I certainly would try to if at all possible.
Sometimes one has to way potential risks and benefits when someone's life is in danger. If at all possible i would try to follow universal precautions.
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
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1 comment
Dr. Agam Shah
I would agree, they are called "universal precautions" for a reason.
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