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Placing of gloves on the hands. During physical examination and invasive procedures, such as phlebotomy or surgery, this is done to protect both caregiver and patient from transmissible diseases.
the procedure of donning sterile rubber gloves, in such a way as to preserve asepsis of the operator, before each surgical procedure.
working from within the cuffs of the surgical gown the hands never touch the outside of the gown or gloves.