Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Challenges in implementing electronic hand hygiene monitoring systems

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 5 (2016)

5/2/2016

Laurie J. Conway
Reducing health care–associated infections by implementing a novel all hands on deck approach for hand hygiene compliance

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 5 (2016)

5/2/2016

Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett, Lauren M. DiBiase, Tina M. Schade Willis, Eric S. Wolak, David J. Weber, William A. Rutala
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
Simulation education as a single intervention does not improve hand hygiene practices: A randomized controlled follow-up study

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

2/18/2016

Miia M. Jansson, Hannu P. Syrjälä, Pasi P. Ohtonen, Merja H. Meriläinen, Helvi A. Kyngäs, Tero I. Ala-Kokko
Toward improving the World Health Organization fifth moment for hand hygiene in the prevention of cross-infection

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

2/5/2016

Lesley Price, Karen Roome, Ritchie Lisa, Jacqui Reilly, Jackie McIntyre, Jon Godwin, Donald Bunyan
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
Implementation of directly observed patient hand hygiene for hospitalized patients by hand hygiene ambassadors in Hong Kong

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)

1/14/2016

Vincent C.C. Cheng, Josepha W.M. Tai, W.S. Li, P.H. Chau, Simon Y.C. So, Lisa M.W. Wong, Radley H.C. Ching, Modissa M.L. Ng, Sara K.Y. Ho, Doris W.Y. Lee, W.M. Lee, Sally C.Y. Wong, K.Y. Yuen
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