Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Effect of hand hygiene on infectious diseases in the office workplace: A systematic review

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Paul N. Zivich, Abigail S. Gancz, Allison E. Aiello
Evaluation of an automated ultraviolet-C light disinfection device and patient hand hygiene for reduction of pathogen transfer from interactive touchscreen computer kiosks

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Heba Alhmidi, Jennifer L. Cadnum, Christina T. Piedrahita, Amrita R. John, Curtis J. Donskey
Positive deviance and hand hygiene of nurses in a Quebec hospital: What can we learn from the best?

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Josiane Létourneau, Marie Alderson, Annette Leibing
The association between hand hygiene compliance and glove use: Still unknown?

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Mostafa Mostafazadeh Bora, Amin Zarghami
Differences in psychosocial determinants of hand hygiene between health care professional groups: Insights from a mixed-methods analysis

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Muhamad Alif Bin Ibrahim, Chengzi Chow, Bee Fong Poh, Brenda Ang, Angela Chow
Pilot study of digital tools to support multimodal hand hygiene in a clinical setting

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Gary Thirkell, Joanne Chambers, Wayne Gilbart, Kerrill Thornhill, James Arbogast, Gerard Lacey
Impact of a multicomponent hand hygiene–related intervention on the infectious risk in nursing homes: A cluster randomized trial

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


Laura Temime, Nadia Cohen, Karim Ait-Bouziad, Philippe Denormandie, William Dab, Mounia N. Hocine
Patient-driven hand hygiene audit process at a regional cancer center

American Journal of Infection Control (2017)


E.J. Bow, V. Bourrier, J. Trudel, N. Kostiuk, J.M. McLeod
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