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Procedure for donning protective clothing for preparation of chemotherapy drugs

A. Scope.
    This appendix defines standard procedure for gowning for the     preparation of chemotherapy drugs.

B. Procedure.
    The procedure should be as follows:

1.
Remove watches and jewellery before gowning
2.
Wash hands with povidine iodine
3.
Put on hair cover, tucking all hair inside
4.
Put on surgical mask
5.
Put on gown and shoe cover
6.

Push up the sleeves. Wash and dry hands thoroughly. Pull sleeves back down to your wrists
7.

Choose two pair of surgical latex gloves that will fit snugly but not impair movement
8.

Put on the first pair of gloves. Tuck the glove cuffs under the gown cuffs
9.

Put on a second pair of gloves. Pull the glove cuffs over the gown cuffs
10.

If powder-free gloves are not used, wash gloves with povidone- iodine and dry with air blower
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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