What educational information should be given to patients to reduce transmission of acute conjunctivitis (pink eye)?

Updated: Oct 22, 2018
  • Author: Michael A Silverman, MD, MD; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Educate the patient regarding careful and frequent hand washing being necessary to reduce transmission from one eye to the other in the patient and from contacts.


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