Hand Hygiene Article Database

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Toward improving the World Health Organization fifth moment for hand hygiene in the prevention of cross-infection

American Journal of Infection Control (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)


Lynda Z. Caine, Ashley M. Pinkham, James T. Noble
Using medical student observers of infection prevention, hand hygiene, and injection safety in outpatient settings: A cross-sectional survey

American Journal of Infection Control (2016)


Deborah Thompson, Lisa Bowdey, Meghan Brett, James Cheek
Implementation of directly observed patient hand hygiene for hospitalized patients by hand hygiene ambassadors in Hong Kong

American Journal of Infection Control (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
Impact of implementation of the World Health Organization multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy in a teaching hospital in Taiwan

American Journal of Infection Control 44, 2 (2016)


Jui-Kuang Chen, Kuan-Sheng Wu, Susan Shin-Jung Lee, Huey-Shyan Lin, Hung-Chin Tsai, Ching-Hsien Li, Hsueh-Lan Chao, Hsueh-Chih Chou, Yueh-Ju Chen, Yu-Hsiu Huang, Chin-Mei Ke, Cheng Len Sy, Yu-Ting Tseng, Yao-Shen Chen
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