Hand Hygiene Article Database

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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
On the hands of patients with Clostridium difficile: A study of spore prevalence and the effect of hand hygiene on C difficile removal

American Journal of Infection Control 45, 10 (2017)


Anna K. Barker, Caroline Zellmer, Jessica Tischendorf, Megan Duster, Susan Valentine, Marc Oliver Wright, Nasia Safdar
Multiple interventions in a postanesthesia care unit: Impact on hand hygiene compliance

American Journal of Infection Control 45, 10 (2017)


Camila Marques dos Santos, Rachel Carvalho, Alexandra R. Toniolo, Julia Y. Kawagoe, Fernando G. Menezes, Claudia V. Silva, Priscila Gonçalves, Helena Maria F. Castagna, Luci Correa
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
Using inherent and elective behavior to improve hand hygiene monitoring in health care

American Journal of Infection Control 45, 10 (2017)


Carolyn Dawson, Fiona Wells, Jamie Mackrill, Kate Prevc
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