Chris Jeffrey, clinical nurse specialist of infection control, said an all-day drop-in session was held for all staff, the aim being to highlight the requirements around barrier nursing
Nursing staff often went in and out of the side ward without any form of barrier nursing
In this case suspicion of VHF was raised, and the patient was immediately isolated, noninvasive procedures were instigated, and barrier nursing
was implemented to prevent nosocomial transmission.
Carrie was in a general ward with other patients before she was diagnosed with the highly-contagious parasite and put in a room on her own with barrier nursing
We use barrier nursing
as a matter of course to create the most sterile environment possible.
We were trained on barrier nursing
and cross infection and taught to wash our hands between attending to patients at all times.
Workshops by international faculty on management of mass casualties, barrier nursing
for haemorrhagic fevers and medical ethics in military medicine are going to be other highlights of the Congress.
He said patients with suspected or confirmed CCHF should be isolated and cared for using barrier nursing
techniques, adding, specimens of blood or tissues taken for diagnostic purposes should be collected and handled using universal precautions.