Are We Wash Our Hands Enough? The Blessing of COVID-19


  • Noor Azizah Mohd Ali Critical Care Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Thudawe Yohani Shavindi Dalugoda



Hand hygiene is inexpensive, safe and cornerstone for infection prevention. This practice became more important especially with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) COVID-19 outbreak. This paper highlighted hand hygiene as one of the key weapons in the prevention of COVID-19 spread. It also reflects the hand hygiene practices and promotions in the workplace such as in healthcare settings and for the public in relation to COVID-19 prevention.


Author Biographies

Noor Azizah Mohd Ali, Critical Care Nursing Department, Faculty of Nursing, International Islamic University Malaysia

Qualifications: BHSc (Nurs) (Hons), MNSc, Ph.D


Thudawe Yohani Shavindi Dalugoda

Qualifications: B.Sc (Hons), MPH (UQ), MNursSt (UQ)


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How to Cite

Mohd Ali, N. A., & Dalugoda, T. Y. S. . (2020). Are We Wash Our Hands Enough? The Blessing of COVID-19. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARE SCHOLARS, 3(1), 37–40.




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