Guidance on maintaining personal hygiene in nail care.

Malkin, B. and Berridge, P. (2009) Guidance on maintaining personal hygiene in nail care. Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987), 23 (41). pp. 35-38. ISSN 00296570 (ISSN)

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Abstract

Nail care is important in the maintenance of personal hygiene and is an essential aspect of patient care. Confusion about who should perform nail care for patients has resulted in poor practice and cycles of non-activity. This article provides guidance for nurses on performing routine nail care.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: article, human, hygiene, infection control, methodology, nail, Humans, Hygiene, Infection Control, Nails
Subjects: B700 Nursing
Divisions: UoA Collections > UoA 03: Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing & Pharmacy
Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
Depositing User: Yasser Nawaz
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2017 19:43
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2017 19:43
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/2480

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