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European Journal of Dermatology


COVID-19 hand hygiene measures for health care workers Volume 31, numéro 3, May-June 2021


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Department of dermato-cancerology, CHU Nantes, CIC 1413, CRCINA, INSERM, University of Nantes, Nantes France

As the COVID-19 pandemic is still developing, it is becoming more and more evident that currently recommended hand hygiene measures to limit the spread of the virus should be respected whenever and wherever possible. Different health authorities worldwide recommend frequent hand washing with soap or similar detergents and water, the use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers (ABHS) and wearing of protective gloves and face masks [1-6]. Even though these hygiene measures are recognised as being effective, [...]