Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 15 - Epidemiology and Nosocomial Infections - Self Quiz - Page 470: 17


Health care workers apply standard precautions.

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Health care workers apply standard precautions when treating any patient as well as additional isolation precautions when treating patients with highly communicable diseases. Quarantine is used for individuals who have likely been exposed to a highly communicable disease.
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