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Infection control refers to activities and procedures that prevent or minimize spreading of an infectious disease. Good infection control management entails proper identification of the hazards, classification of the pos... More »

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Standard infection control policies are guidelines intended to ensure the safety of health care professionals and patients, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Using aseptic techniques to prepare... More »

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a health care organization in the United States that publishes informational manuals online regarding infection control. These materials cover topics such as hand hygiene... More »

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Hepatitis C is an infectious disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus, or HCV, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Active hepatitis C means the infection is active in the body as oppo... More »

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