Advice on the Prevention and Control of Infection for Hospital Visitors and Patients Discharged from Hospital

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Advice on the Prevention and Control of Infection for Hospital Visitors and Patients Discharged from Hospital

Preventing Infections in Healthcare Settings

This document summarises advice for visitors on ways that they can prevent infection among those they are visiting. It also offers general advice for patients in infection prevention once they are discharged and the responsibilities of healthcare providers on advice needed for patients when they are discharged with a medical device.

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