Question of the Week

Question :
Posted On : 11 Nov 2021
Should we wit hold bathing during respiratory tract infections (URI and LRTI)?
Expert Answer :
For URI it is not necessary to withhold bathing. However for LRTI, if the child is breathless or is unable to carry out the day-to-day activities, then it is better to sponge and not give a bath.
Answer Discussion :
Edith Ngenda
no we shouldn't
2 years ago
Christabel Amissah
No we shouldn't
2 years ago
Bobby Diaz
no, do not hold baths.
2 years ago
Ana Leticia
no, the patient can be given a bath
2 years ago
Hadiza Abdullahi
No we should not
2 years ago

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