Handwashing and Hand Hygiene MCQ Questions and Answers Quiz

21. Which one of the following is an example of direct contact?

  1. Drinking contaminated water
  2. Coughing or sneezing
  3. A bite from a disease-carrying insect
  4. Shaking hands with an infected or colonized person

22. Which one of the following statements about hand hygiene is correct?

  1. Hand hygiene must be performed only if hands are visibly soiled
  2. Careful use of gloves means that hand hygiene is not needed
  3. Caregivers who regularly wash their hands well do not need to wear gloves for contact with blood and body fluids
  4. Hand hygiene must be performed each time gloves are removed

23. Which one of the following statements about the use of gowns is correct?

  1. Cuffs on gowns should be folded back to prevent contaminating them
  2. It is acceptable to wear the same gown several times
  3. It is recommended to shake gowns gently before placing them in the laundry
  4. Gowns should be worn to protect skin and clothing during care that may create body fluid splashes.
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