Doctors are busy people. The Mayo Clinic has determined 0% of clinicians clean their stethoscopes between each use.
Patients are exposed to potential Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAI's) via the innocuous use of a stethoscope. 100,000 patients die each year from MRSA alone, and thousands also become seriously ill.
The Mayo study also pointed out the use of alcohol wipes not only is ineffective, but creates a chemical reaction that makes the situation even worse.
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