Hygiene: What and why?

Nicolle, Lindsay
March 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p767
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the best hygiene practices in the home and community. The recommended personal hygiene practices including hand hygiene, environmental cleaning, kitchen hygiene and respiratory hygiene are also discussed. The use of antibacterial agents in household cleaning, which promotes bacterial resistance is also detailed.


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