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O094: Avatar approach on hand hygiene

This videoclip aims to introduce visitors and patients on the hospital hand hygiene policy and procedures as well as a reminding for professionals on daily basis. The video explains in a simple and attractive way, how to proceed, using a combination of avatar technology and real persons.SPECIAL; SPECIAL;Videoclips are a part of a global awareness and teaching materials on Infection Control and Prevention, available on hospital intranet and on infection control committee sessions.SPECIAL; SPECIAL.

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Ana, B., Palos, C. O094: Avatar approach on hand hygiene. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2 (Suppl 1), O94 (2013).

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