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Health care workers' knowledge and practices regarding the prevention of central venous catheter-related infection

2014-11-20

Sameer A. Alkubati, Nadia T. Ahmed, Osama N.E. Mohamed, Akram M. Fayed, Hayam I. Asfour
Outbreak of hepatitis C virus infection associated with narcotics diversion by an hepatitis C virus–infected surgical technician

2014-11-19

Amy E. Warner, Melissa K. Schaefer, Priti R. Patel, Jan Drobeniuc, Guoliang Xia, Yulin Lin, Yury Khudyakov, Candace W. Vonderwahl, Lisa Miller, Nicola D. Thompson
Glossary of terms for information technology and pearls of wisdom for implementation and use

2014-11-17

Janet P. Haas
Factors affecting changes in compliance with infection control practices by dentists in Japan

2014-11-15

Akio Tada, Masaomi Watanabe, Hidenobu Senpuku
Biofilms, medical devices, and antibiofilm technology: Key messages from a recent public workshop

2014-11-15

K. Scott Phillips, Dinesh Patwardhan, Geetha Jayan
Stickers used for identification of intravenous lines may be a source of contamination

2014-11-07

María Guembe, María Jesús Pérez Granda, Raquel Cruces, Pablo Martín-Rabadán, Emilio Bouza
Collateral benefit of screening patients for methicillin-resistant at hospital admission: Isolation of patients with multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria

2014-11-07

Makoto Jones, Christopher Nielson, Kalpana Gupta, Karim Khader, Martin Evans
Effectiveness of stringent decontamination of computer input devices in the era of electronic medical records and bedside computing: A randomized controlled trial

2014-11-01

Shlomi Codish, Ronen Toledano, Victor Novack, Michael Sherf, Abraham Borer
Trends in ventilator-associated pneumonia: Impact of a ventilator care bundle in an Italian tertiary care hospital intensive care unit

2014-10-18

Elena Righi, Gabriella Aggazzotti, Elena Ferrari, Chiara Giovanardi, Stefano Busani, Laura Rinaldi, Massimo Girardis
Antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of isolates classified according to their origin in a tertiary hospital in Korea

2014-10-16

Hee-Won Moon, Hyun Jung Kim, Mina Hur, Yeo-Min Yun
Detection of hospital outbreaks of influenza-like illness based on excess of incidence rates compared to the community

2014-10-16

Philippe Vanhems, Nicolas Voirin, Thomas Bénet, Sylvain Roche, Vanessa Escuret, Corinne Régis, Marine Giard, Bruno Lina, Brigitte Comte, Brigitte Coppéré, René Ecochard
Contamination of a purified water system by in a new endoscopy reprocessing unit

2014-10-16

Kamaljit Khalsa, Andrew Smith, Patrick Morrison, David Shaw, Marie Peat, Paul Howard, Kate Hamilton, Alan Stewart
Multidrug-resistant infections pose growing threat to health care–associated infection control in the hospitals of Southern China: A case-control surveillance study

2014-10-16

Yang Peng, Jiaqi Bi, Jing Shi, Ying Li, Xiaohua Ye, Xiaofeng Chen, Zhenjiang Yao
Health care workers' knowledge and practices regarding the prevention of central venous catheter-related infection

2014-11-20

Sameer A. Alkubati, Nadia T. Ahmed, Osama N.E. Mohamed, Akram M. Fayed, Hayam I. Asfour
Outbreak of hepatitis C virus infection associated with narcotics diversion by an hepatitis C virus–infected surgical technician

2014-11-19

Amy E. Warner, Melissa K. Schaefer, Priti R. Patel, Jan Drobeniuc, Guoliang Xia, Yulin Lin, Yury Khudyakov, Candace W. Vonderwahl, Lisa Miller, Nicola D. Thompson
Glossary of terms for information technology and pearls of wisdom for implementation and use

2014-11-17

Janet P. Haas
Factors affecting changes in compliance with infection control practices by dentists in Japan

2014-11-15

Akio Tada, Masaomi Watanabe, Hidenobu Senpuku
Biofilms, medical devices, and antibiofilm technology: Key messages from a recent public workshop

2014-11-15

K. Scott Phillips, Dinesh Patwardhan, Geetha Jayan
Stickers used for identification of intravenous lines may be a source of contamination

2014-11-07

María Guembe, María Jesús Pérez Granda, Raquel Cruces, Pablo Martín-Rabadán, Emilio Bouza
Collateral benefit of screening patients for methicillin-resistant at hospital admission: Isolation of patients with multidrug-resistant gram-negative bacteria

2014-11-07

Makoto Jones, Christopher Nielson, Kalpana Gupta, Karim Khader, Martin Evans
Effectiveness of stringent decontamination of computer input devices in the era of electronic medical records and bedside computing: A randomized controlled trial

2014-11-01

Shlomi Codish, Ronen Toledano, Victor Novack, Michael Sherf, Abraham Borer
Trends in ventilator-associated pneumonia: Impact of a ventilator care bundle in an Italian tertiary care hospital intensive care unit

2014-10-18

Elena Righi, Gabriella Aggazzotti, Elena Ferrari, Chiara Giovanardi, Stefano Busani, Laura Rinaldi, Massimo Girardis
Antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of isolates classified according to their origin in a tertiary hospital in Korea

2014-10-16

Hee-Won Moon, Hyun Jung Kim, Mina Hur, Yeo-Min Yun
Detection of hospital outbreaks of influenza-like illness based on excess of incidence rates compared to the community

2014-10-16

Philippe Vanhems, Nicolas Voirin, Thomas Bénet, Sylvain Roche, Vanessa Escuret, Corinne Régis, Marine Giard, Bruno Lina, Brigitte Comte, Brigitte Coppéré, René Ecochard
Contamination of a purified water system by in a new endoscopy reprocessing unit

2014-10-16

Kamaljit Khalsa, Andrew Smith, Patrick Morrison, David Shaw, Marie Peat, Paul Howard, Kate Hamilton, Alan Stewart
Multidrug-resistant infections pose growing threat to health care–associated infection control in the hospitals of Southern China: A case-control surveillance study

2014-10-16

Yang Peng, Jiaqi Bi, Jing Shi, Ying Li, Xiaohua Ye, Xiaofeng Chen, Zhenjiang Yao
"I wash my hands of it!?" - Trends in hand hygiene over the past decades.

9/1/2007

Rotter ML.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Compliance
"Stay vigilant on hand hygiene or it's back to the last century".

4/1/2011

Storr J, Kilpatrick C.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Promotion
"The dirty hand in the latex glove": a study of hand hygiene compliance when gloves are worn.

12/1/2011

Fuller C, Savage J, Besser S, Hayward A, Cookson B, Cooper B, Stone S.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Compliance,Hand Hygiene Promotion
2007 Guideline for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Health Care Settings Original Research Article

12/1/2007

Jane D. Siegel, Emily Rhinehart, Marguerite Jackson, Linda Chiarello, Health Care Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Promotion
A 1-minute hand wash does not impair the efficacy of a propanol-based hand rub in two consecutive surgical hand disinfection procedures.

11/1/2009

Kampf G, Ostermeyer C.
Article Categories: Product Efficacy
A Crossover Trial of Antimicrobial Scrubs to ReduceMethicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Burden on Healthcare Worker Apparel.

3/1/2012

Bearman GM, Rosato A, Elam K, Sanogo K, Stevens MP, Sessler CN, Wenzel RP.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Compliance,Hand Hygiene Promotion
A close look at alcohol gel as an antimicrobial sanitizing agent.

8/1/1999

Paulson DS, Fendler EJ, Dolan MJ, Williams RA.
Article Categories: Product Efficacy
A comparison of the antibacterial efficacy and cytotoxicity to cultured human skin cells of 7 commercial hand rubs and Xgel, a new copper-based biocidal hand rub.

5/1/2009

Hall TJ, Wren MW, Jeanes A, Gant VA.
Article Categories: Product Efficacy
A comparison of the hand hygiene knowledge, beliefs and practices of Italian nursing and medical students.

3/1/2012

Van De Mortel TF, Kermode S, Progano T, Sansoni J.
Article Categories: Hand Hygiene Compliance,Hand Hygiene Promotion