Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Social cohesion: The missing factor required for a successful hand hygiene program

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

12/9/2016

Yen Lee Angela Kwok, Peter Harris, Mary-Louise McLaws
Smartphone text message service to foster hand hygiene compliance in health care workers

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

12/9/2016

Jad Kerbaj, Youssoupha Toure, Alberto Soto Aladro, Sophia Boudjema, Roch Giorgi, Jean Charles Dufour, Philippe Brouqui
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
Making change easy: A peer-to-peer guide on transitioning to new hand hygiene products

American Journal of Infection Control 45, 1 (2017)

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