Ch 1: Personal Protective Equipment

About This Chapter

Enhance your preparations for a test or gain the knowledge you need to successfully complete a homework assignment by reviewing the lessons in this chapter. Learn about the history, policy and types of personal protective equipment.

Personal Protective Equipment - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of personal protective equipment. Short and entertaining lessons take an in-depth look at how this equipment is utilized. Boost your knowledge by reviewing lessons in the sequence that best suits your studies. Test that knowledge with short lesson quizzes and a chapter exam. If you have questions about lesson concepts, don't hesitate to submit them to our experts. In no time, you'll understand the following:

  • How personal protective equipment is defined
  • What is the history and policy associated with personal protective equipment
  • What types of personal protective equipment are common
  • Ways personal protective equipment is used in health care

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