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Clinician safety

The SERMO survey revealed that 93% of surgeons believe that high quality gloves reduce the chance of exposure to blood-borne viruses.  In addition, 92% of surgeons agreed that high quality gloves improve the safety of clinicians in the operating theatre, and affect their sense of being protected from needlestick injuries

 
Patient safety
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The survey found that surgeons see a clear link between high-quality gloves and patient safety. 81% of surgeons believe that high-quality gloves impact overall patient outcomes, with 89% agreeing that high-quality gloves improve patient safety in the operating theatre.

On the topic of Surgical site infections (SSIs), 78% state that glove failure increases the risk of SSIs.

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