Tag Archives: Hand

Study: Many Paramedics Ignore Hand Hygiene Rules

FRIDAY, Feb. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Paramedics have a “remarkably low” rate of compliance with hand hygiene standards, which could put patients at risk for deadly infections, according to a new report. For the study, researchers observed 77 paramedics in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Australia as they dealt with 87 patients. The paramedics’ compliance… Read More »

What Do You Know About Tremors And Hand Tremors?

What are hand tremors? Hand tremors can be defined as unintentional rhythmic shaking of hands that occur either at rest or with motion. What are tremors? As stated above, tremors are an unintentional, rhythmic movement of a part of the body in a back-and-forth pattern. They are the most common of all involuntary movements and… Read More »