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Prevention of cross Infection: Respiratory Tract Infection in Children's Wards

How an outbreak of streptococcal infection spreads – droplet by droplet – and how it can be prevented.

Documentary 1953 14 mins


This short training film for student nurses shows how streptococcal infection can spread – droplet by droplet. Detailing the various contact and airborne methods that infection spreads, the film would have been a useful tool for practitioners working with children – helping to make the invisible seem visible.