Latex Gloves are the most preferred ones, for a surgeon, when it comes to comfort and tactile sensitivity. The book has seven chapters dealing from a brief introduction to the latex glove industry to the manufacture and properties of a latex glove. CHAPTER 1 gives an introduction to the latex glove industry and the types of gloves available. CHAPTER 2 goes into the details of glove production and manufacture. CHAPTER 3 briefly describes the required properties of a latex glove, the after treatments , glove allergy and it's remedies. The chapter also touches upon Powderfree gloves. CHAPTER 4 describes the Testing and Quality Control of gloves and the standards and regulations for a latex glove. CHAPTER 5 gives an insight into alternatives to latex gloves. CHAPTER 6 mentions the emerging trends and the future of latex gloves. CHAPTER 7 exclusively deals with some common questions on latex gloves. The answers provide a better understanding of latex gloves. The book is targeted to those interested in latex gloves, both the layman and the professional. It gives a brief introduction of latex gloves to a beginner.