The graduate will understand the importance of, and the need to keep to, measures to prevent the spread of infection, and apply the principles of infection prevention and control.
Scottish Doctors 3:
3.6 Learning outcomes for health promotion and disease prevention http://www.scottishdoctor.org/node3.asp?id=0600000000
Good clinical care
7.7 Infection control and hygiene
General Medical Practice:
Domain 1 Knowledge, skills and performance http://www.gmc-uk.org/guidance/good_medical_practice/knowledge_skills_performance.asp
Domain 2 Safety and quality http://www.gmc-uk.org/guidance/good_medical_practice/safety_quality.asp