barrier protection

bar·ri·er pro·tec·tion

(bar'ē-ĕr prŏ-tek'shŭn)
A physical obstacle protecting the health care provider from contact with potentially infective fluids from a patient such as blood, mucus, or saliva.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bar·ri·er pro·tec·tion

(bar'ē-ĕr prŏ-tek'shŭn)
Placing a physical barrier between the patient's body fluids (e.g., blood, saliva) and dental care personnel to prevent disease trans-mission.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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