Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Using inherent and elective behavior to improve hand hygiene monitoring in health care

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Carolyn Dawson, Fiona Wells, Jamie Mackrill, Kate Prevc
Challenges to sustainability of hand hygiene at a rural hospital in Rwanda

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Ian C. Holmen, Dan Niyokwizerwa, Berthine Nyiranzayisaba, Timothy Singer, Nasia Safdar
Identification of low, high, and super gelers and barriers to hand hygiene among intensive care unit nurses

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Sharon Lea Kurtz
Implementing an electronic hand hygiene monitoring system: Lessons learned from community hospitals

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Catherine Edmisten, Charles Hall, Lorna Kernizan, Kimberly Korwek, Aaron Preston, Evan Rhoades, Shalin Shah, Lori Spight, Silvia Stradi, Sonia Wellman, Scott Zygadlo
Monitoring the hand hygiene compliance of health care workers in a general intensive care unit: Use of continuous closed circle television versus overt observation

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Evgeni Brotfain, Ilana Livshiz-Riven, Alexander Gushansky, Alexander Erblat, Leonid Koyfman, Tomer Ziv, Lisa Saidel-Odes, Moti Klein, Abraham Borer
Comparison of ethanol hand sanitizer versus moist towelette packets for mealtime patient hand hygiene

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Herleen Rai, Shanina Knighton, Trina F. Zabarsky, Curtis J. Donskey
Self-reported behaviors and perceptions of Australian paramedics in relation to hand hygiene and gloving practices in paramedic-led health care

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Nigel Barr, Mark Holmes, Anne Roiko, Peter Dunn, Bill Lord
Patients’ potential role in the transmission of health care-associated infections: Prevalence of contamination with bacterial pathogens and patient attitudes toward hand hygiene


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


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