Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Comment regarding “Electronic hand hygiene monitoring as a tool for reducing health care–associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection”

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

12/1/2016

Kevin T. Kavanagh, Daniel M. Saman
Effect of the Intelligent Health Messenger Box on health care professionals' knowledge, attitudes, and practice related to hand hygiene and hand bacteria counts

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

12/1/2016

Mohsen Saffari, Ghader Ghanizadeh, Rasoul Fattahipour, Kazem Khalaji, Amir H. Pakpour, Harold G. Koenig
Perceived effectiveness of messages promoting hand hygiene

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

11/24/2016

Ronald E. Taylor
A nationwide covert observation study using a novel method for hand hygiene compliance in health care

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

11/9/2016

Kuan-Sheng Wu, Yao-Shen Chen, Huey-Shyan Lin, E-Lun Hsieh, Jui-Kuang Chen, Hung-Chin Tsai, Yen-Hsu Chen, Chun-Yu Lin, Ching-Tzu Hung, Cheng Len Sy, Yu-Ting Tseng, Susan Shin-Jung Lee
Can hand hygiene observation and reporting be improved through a risk-based targeted approach?

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

11/8/2016

Karen Slater, Marie Cooke, Claire Rickard, Michael Whitby
Durable improvement in hand hygiene compliance following implementation of an automated observation system with visual feedback

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

11/2/2016

Heather Michael, Colette Einloth, Cynthia Fatica, Theresa Janszen, Thomas G. Fraser
Automated hand hygiene auditing with and without an intervention

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

11/1/2016

Yen Lee Angela Kwok, Craig P. Juergens, Mary-Louise McLaws
Utility of electronic hand hygiene counting devices for measuring physicians' hand hygiene adherence applied to outpatient settings

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

9/21/2016

Akie Arai, Masaki Tanabe, Akiko Nakamura, Daisuke Yamasaki, Yuichi Muraki, Toshihiro Kaneko, Ayako Kadowaki, Masaaki Ito
A novel type of hand hygiene technique

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

9/19/2016

Kashif Waqar Faiz, Antje Sundseth, Marianne Altmann
Impact of a hand hygiene campaign in a tertiary hospital in South Korea on the rate of hospital-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and economic evaluation of the campaign

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

9/19/2016

June Young Chun, Hye Kyung Seo, Min-Kyung Kim, Myoung Jin Shin, Su Young Kim, Moonsuk Kim, Chung-Jong Kim, Kyoung-Ho Song, Eu Suk Kim, Heeyoung Lee, Hong Bin Kim
Effects of alcohol-based hand hygiene solutions on breath alcohol detection in the emergency department

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

9/7/2016

Beth L. Emerson, Travis Whitfill, Carl R. Baum, Katherine Garlin-Kane, Karen Santucci
Is hand hygiene frequency associated with the onset of outbreaks in pediatric long-term care?

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 12 (2016)

8/24/2016

Bevin Cohen, Meghan Murray, Haomiao Jia, Olivia Jackson, Lisa Saiman, Natalie Neu, Gordon Hutcheon, Elaine Larson
Making change easy: A peer-to-peer guide on transitioning to new hand hygiene products

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

8/18/2016

Chingiz M. Amirov, Heather L. Candon, Latha Jacob
Patients’ potential role in the transmission of health care-associated infections: Prevalence of contamination with bacterial pathogens and patient attitudes toward hand hygiene

9/1/2013

Nancy Istened, DO, CMD, James Bingham, MS, Susan Hazelett, RN, MS, et al.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Compliance,Hand Hygiene Guidelines,Hand Hygiene Promotion,Hand Washing Techniques,Patient Hand Hygiene,Point of Care,Product Efficacy
Patient-centered hand hygiene: The next step in infection prevention

5/1/2012

Author(s): Timothy Landers, Said Abusalem, Mary-Beth Coty, James Bingham