How to properly take preventive disinfection

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During the prevention and control of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, preventive disinfection measures should be taken in places with dense crowds (such as conference rooms, hotels, supermarkets, etc.), or when the risk of virus transmission increases due to crowded activities. According to the conclusion of experts, preventive disinfection measures should be taken in the…

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Can we travel during summer vacation?

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It is the summer vacation. If citizens want to travel, they should first avoid middle-high-risk areas. In addition, they need to continue to maintain good personal habits, such as wearing masks, washing hands frequently, and keeping distance in crowded crowds, but if it is a high-risk group-patients with chronic diseases , Elderly people, etc., and…

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How to hold the Tokyo Olympic Games under the epidemic

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According to the Spanish “Marca” website reported on July 9th, the Tokyo Olympics will be recorded in history as the Olympics held during the pandemic. Despite the one-year postponement, Japan still hopes to maintain the name of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. According to the report, this is the second time Tokyo has hosted the Olympic…

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Prevention is better than cure

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It is estimated that more than 50 to 70 percent of all healthcare associated infections (HAIs) are spread through contaminated hands. It is time to focus on the other 30 to 50 percent, a part of which might be linked to environmental transmission. After all, “hands are really just another highly mobile surface in healthcare…

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Industrial hygiene

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Industrial hygiene consists of prevention, identification and action on risks in work spaces. Professional spaces often present multiple risks for workers and, on other occasions, affect their well-being without our realizing it. This factor can become a problem since, as we highlighted in our Barometer on health in work environments, the well-being of workers directly…

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2019 new coronavirus

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The new coronavirus 2019 (2019-nCoV) was discovered in 2019 due to Wuhan virus pneumonia cases, and was named by the World Health Organization on January 12, 2020. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are known to cause colds and more serious diseases such as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute…

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Automated Handwashing Systems

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The CDC has weighed in on automated handwashing systems: “Although technologically advanced automated handwashing devices and monitoring systems have been developed recently, only a minimal number of studies have been published that demonstrate that use of such devices results in enduring improvements in hand-hygiene adherence among HCWs. Further evaluation of automated handwashing facilities and monitoring…

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2019 Global Hand Washing Day

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Since 2008, World Handwashing Day is celebrated annually every October 15. 2008 was also designated by the United Nations General Assembly as the International Year of Sanitation. Since then, World Handwashing Day aims to extend the best hygiene practices to the entire planet. The practice of washing your hands is common in most parts of…

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The Central Military Hospital celebrates World Hand Hygiene Day

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Within the framework of World Hand Hygiene Day, the Central Military Hospital celebrated this date with the Entity’s visitors and collaborators, practicing the correct way to disinfect their hands. Bogotá D.C., May 5, 2019. – Within the framework of World Hand Hygiene Day, the Central Military Hospital committed to biosecurity sensitized the medical, administrative and…

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