Why use sterile gloves?

Answer Sterile gloves are a mainstay for many people working in food industries and health care. Some employers require individuals in certain positions to wear them, to help prevent the transmission and ... Read More »

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Uses of Sterile Rubber Gloves?

Sterile rubber gloves may be thrown away after a single use, but they are indispensable for several different industries. Malaysia is by far the biggest manufacturer of rubber gloves, according to ... Read More »

Can sterile gloves break down&become weak?

Sterile gloves can break down and become weak. Heat, moisture and light can all degrade sterile glove materials. Ozone, which is produced by X-ray machines, ultraviolet light and other electrical ... Read More »

Should sterile gloves be worn when providing routine care?

On One Hand: Most Nurses Use Gloves for Routine CareNon-sterile gloves, including latex and nitrile gloves, will provide a barrier to protect from infection. According to Lorraine White, Head Instr... Read More »

Is a sterile dressing that touches a bed rail still considered sterile?

A sterile dressing that comes in contact with a bed rail is considered contaminated. The contents of a sterile dressing are contained in what is known as a sterile field.References:Terry Chavez D.O... Read More »