Research for infection protection
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  • Escherichia coli
  • Helicobacter pylori
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Overview of studies that were published by the HARTMANN SCIENCE CENTER alone or jointly with other scientists


Infection Protection at the Core of Science

Scientifically looking into infection protection is a vital part of ongoing efforts to improve the safety for patients and medical staff. Every day, scientists are working on recognising and evaluating infection risks to establish a sound basis for ideal hygiene management.

Here, you will find a selection of latest studies, expert interviews and discussions, and comments on infection prevention.

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139 results:
91. STUDY: Vital Signs: Preventing Clostridium difficile Infections  
Author: McDonald LC et al.
Source: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), March 9, 2012 / 61(09);157-162
92. Current recommendations on preventing the spread of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative pathogens in Germany.  
Author: Mattner F et al.
Source: Dtsch Arztebl Int 2012; 109(3): 39-45.
93. STUDY: Effectiveness, adherence and tolerability of non-pharmacological interventions to prevent influenza transmission in households  
Author: Süß T et. al
Source: Robert Koch-Institut; Epidemiologisches Bulletin Nr. 50; 19.
94. STUDY: High level of gastrointestinal nosocomial infections in the German surveillance system, 2002-2008.  
Author: Spackova M et. al
Source: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology; December 2010, Vol. 31 (12): 1273-1278.
95. STUDY: Multidrug-resistant, extensively drug-resistant and pandrug-resistent bacteria: an international expert proposal for interim standard definitions for acquired resistance.  
Author: Magikorakos et al.
Source: Clinical Microbiology and Infection (CMI), Article first published online: 27 JUL 2011; DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03570.x
96. STUDY: Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase genes of Escherichia coli in chicken meat and humans in the Netherlands  
Author: Overdevest I. et. al.
Source: Emerging Infectious Diseases - - Vol. 17, No. 7, July 2011
98. STUDY: Prevention of occupational skin disease: a workplace intervention study in geriatric nurses  
Author: Dulon et al.
Source: British Journal of Dermatology, 2009 161, pp337-344
99. STUDY: Implicit attitude towards hand hygiene as relevant predictor of hand hygiene behaviour  
Author: Diefenbacher, S. et al.
Source: HygMed 2012, 37 (11): 448-455
100. STUDY: Increase in hand disinfectant consumption after implementation of sensor-controlled dispensers  
Author: Scheithauer, S. et al.
Source: Hyg Med, 2011, 36 (12): 496-498.
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