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Accelerator-Free Nitrile Exam Gloves – A Better Alternative

Posted by Stephanie - April 18, 2011 - Accelerator Free Gloves, Medical Gloves
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As hospitals and other healthcare facilities have increasingly moved from latex exam gloves to nitrile exam gloves, skin irritation and allergy to non-latex gloves has also increased. To identify individuals with hypersensitivity to nitrile gloves, a new skin prick test has been developed by Dr. Santhosh Kumar of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond. “If the patient […]

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