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Associate dean not surprised at the number of doctors who don't wash hands

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Dr. Paul Winwood displays a book written by a northern student to encourage hand-washing.


Yesterday on Daybreak we reported that B.C.'s infection investigators say almost sixty per cent of northern doctors fail to wash their hands before and after treating patients. Dr. Paul Winwood is associate dean of the Northern Medical Program in Prince George. He says he disappointed but not surprised by the findings- and he has some thoughts on how they can improve. He spoke with Betsy Trumpener.

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