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Contamination Risk During Fecal Management Device Removal: An In vitro, Simulated Clinical Use Study.

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Summary of "Contamination Risk During Fecal Management Device Removal: An In vitro, Simulated Clinical Use Study."

Fecal management devices (FMDs) are used to drain and contain fecal matter in incontinent, often acutely or critically ill patients to protect their skin as well as the environment from contamination. However, there is potential for contamination and resultant infection at various stages of FMD use.

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Name: Wound management & prevention
ISSN: 2640-5245
Pages: 30-37

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