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Behind the Rituals

All posts from: May 2011

Are drug rounds necessary?

31 May, 2011 Posted by: -

Why do we do drug rounds? Are they really the safest system for administering medications, or should drugs be given at the same time as other elements of care?

What do you think?

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To glove or not to glove?

25 May, 2011 Posted by: -

Are gloves overused in healthcare settings? Is there evidence to support their frequent use?

When do you think gloves should be worn, and when do you think it’s not necessary?

Let’s get a discussion started - post your thoughts below.

Behind the Rituals

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