Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Point of care hand hygiene—where's the rub? A survey of US and Canadian health care workers' knowledge, attitudes, and practices

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

5/10/2016

Jane Kirk, Anson Kendall, James F. Marx, Ted Pincock, Elizabeth Young, Jillian M. Hughes, Timothy Landers
Effectiveness of a multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy in the emergency department

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

5/7/2016

P.R.H. Arntz, J. Hopman, M. Nillesen, E. Yalcin, C.P. Bleeker-Rovers, A. Voss, M. Edwards, A. Wei
A joint, multilateral approach to improve compliance with hand hygiene in 4 countries within the Baltic region using the World Health Organization's SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands model

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

4/19/2016

Birgitta Lytsy, Agita Melbarde-Kelmere, Anna Hambraeus, Anna Liubimova, Olov Aspevall
Enhancement of hand hygiene compliance among health care workers from a hemodialysis unit using video-monitoring feedback

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

4/8/2016

Laura Arelí Sánchez-Carrillo, Juan Manuel Rodríguez-López, Dionisio Ángel Galarza-Delgado, Laura Baena-Trejo, Magaly Padilla-Orozco, Lidia Mendoza-Flores, Adrián Camacho-Ortiz
Feasibility of monitoring compliance to the My 5 Moments and Entry/Exit hand hygiene methods in US hospitals

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

4/6/2016

Nai-Chung N. Chang, Heather S. Reisinger, Andrew R. Jesson, Marin L. Schweizer, Daniel J. Morgan, Graeme N. Forrest, Eli N. Perencevich
Exploring the potential of antimicrobial hand hygiene products in reducing the infectious burden in low-income countries: An integrative review

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

4/6/2016

Jessie de Witt Huberts, Katie Greenland, Wolf-Peter Schmidt, Val Curtis
Introducing automated hand hygiene surveillance to an Australian hospital: Mirroring the HOW2 Benchmark Study

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

3/31/2016

Syed Azim, Craig Juergens, John Hines, Mary-Louise McLaws
An average hand hygiene day for nurses and physicians: The burden is not equal

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

3/31/2016

Syed Azim, Craig Juergens, Mary-Louise McLaws
Design study to develop screen savers aimed at improving hand hygiene behavior

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

3/31/2016

Anne Marie Weggelaar-Jansen, Esther van Buren-Jansen, Sabine van 't Schip, Johan J.M. Pel, Anna P. Nieboer, Onno K. Helder
Effectiveness of an extended period of flashing lights and strategic signage to increase the salience of alcohol-gel dispensers for improving hand hygiene compliance

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

2/24/2016

Babak Rashidi, Aimee Li, Rakesh Patel, Irene E. Harmsen, Elham Sabri, Kwadwo Kyeremanteng, Gianni D'Egidio
Be seen and heard being clean: A novel patient-centered approach to hand hygiene

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

2/5/2016

Lynda Z. Caine, Ashley M. Pinkham, James T. Noble
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