Promote Safety and Minimize Infection, Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems), Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks), Reduction Risk (Post Procedure), Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients)
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Which is the most effective and practical method to prevent the spread of infection?
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Handwashing with soap is the most effective and practical method to prevent the spread of infection.
Sterile gloves may be as effective, but they are less practical and more expensive.
Sterile gloves would only be effective if consistently changed every time one dealt with a new patient or touched something non-sterile.
Quarantine of all infectious patients is simply not practical or cost-effective.
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