AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, vol.40, no.9, pp.826-829, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL
Background: Although the surgical scrub is a mandatory and routine procedure, there is no standard recommendation for nail cleaning during the scrub. This study compared the efficacy of nail picks and brushes used for nail cleaning during the surgical scrub in reducing bacterial counts.