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Guidelines against body fluid transmission via CPR manikins

If you are or should be or ever might be in a situation where you might worry or should worry about the transmission of disease via a CPR manikin, this report is for you:

Guidelines for the prevention of disease transmission in the use of CPR manikin,” Committee to Advise The American Red Cross, National Academy Press, 1984.

Here is a reproduction of part of one page:

BONUS: The 1996 Ig Nobel Public Health Prize-winning study “Transmission of gonorrhoea through an inflatable doll“. (Thanks to investigator Kurt Verkest for reminding us about its pertinence here.)

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