Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Is hand hygiene frequency associated with the onset of outbreaks in pediatric long-term care?

American Journal of Infection Control (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)


Chingiz M. Amirov, Heather L. Candon, Latha Jacob
Successful control of emerging vancomycin-resistant enterococci by territory-wide implementation of directly observed hand hygiene in patients in Hong Kong

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)


Vincent C.C. Cheng, Josepha W.M. Tai, P.H. Chau, Christopher K.C. Lai, Vivien W.M. Chuang, Simon Y.C. So, Sally C.Y. Wong, Jonathan H.K. Chen, P.L. Ho, Dominic N.C. Tsang, K.Y. Yuen
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)


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)


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)


Birgitta Lytsy, Agita Melbarde-Kelmere, Anna Hambraeus, Anna Liubimova, Olov Aspevall
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