"Universal Precautions" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Prudent standard preventive measures to be taken by professional and other health personnel in contact with persons afflicted with a communicable disease, to avoid contracting the disease by contagion or infection. Precautions are especially applicable in the diagnosis and care of AIDS patients.
- Universal Precautions
- Precautions, Universal
- Precaution, Universal
- Universal Precaution
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Universal Precautions" by people in Profiles.
Weber DJ, Babcock H, Hayden MK, Wright SB, Murthy AR, Guzman-Cottrill J, Haessler S, Rock C, Van Schooneveld T, Forde CA, Logan LK, Malani A, Henderson DK. Universal pandemic precautions-An idea ripe for the times. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 11; 41(11):1321-1322.