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Table 2 Detailed procedure observed in donning the gown procedures

From: Adherence to preoperative hand hygiene and sterile gowning technique among consultant surgeons, surgical residents, and nurses: a pilot study at an academic medical center in Indonesia

Donning the gown
1. Taking the sterile gown by grasping the inner part of the gown especially to choose the neck part
2. Unfolding it away from the body. Avoiding contact to the floor
3. Donning the gown by hands and arms are extending through the long sleeves of the gown, only until the cuffs level (for using closed method of gloving)