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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Microorganisms are transmitted from one patient to another by the hands of health care personnel, leading to the emergence and spread of infections associated with health care.9 According to the European Center for Disease Control and Prevention report, 7% (3-10%) of patients in acute care hospitals in Europe develop infections associated with health care.
The indirect benefits derived by the hands and forearms from exercising other areas of the body cannot carry over significantly to grip strength.