Research for infection protection
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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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31. STUDY: Mental models: a basic concept for human factors design in infection prevention  
Author: Sax, H. / Clack, L. (2015)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 2015; 89: 335-339
32. STUDY: “The 3/3 strategy”: a successful multifaceted hospital-wide hand hygiene intervention based on WHO and continuous quality improvement methodology  
Author: Mestre, G. / Berbel, C. / Tortajada, P. / Alarcia, M. / Coca, R. / Gallemi, G. / Garcia, I. / Fernández, M. M. / Aguilar, M. C. / Martínez, J. A. / Rodríguez-Banõ, J. (2012)
33. STUDY: Impact of a hospital-wide hand hygiene initiative on healthcare-associated infections: results of an interrupted time series  
Author: Kirkland, K. B. / Homa, K. A. / Lasky, R. A. / Ptak, J. A. / Taylor, E. A. / Splaine, M. E. (2012)
Source: BMJ Qual Saf 2012; 21: 1019 - 1026
34. STUDY: Quantifying the Hawthorne effect in hand hygiene compliance through comparing direct observation with automated hand hygiene monitoring  
Author: Hagel, S./ Reischke, J. / Kesselmeier, M. / Winning, J. / Gastmeier, P. / Brunkhorst, F. M. / Scherag, A. / Pletz, M. W. (2015)
Source: Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology 2015;...
35. STUDY: Hand-touch contact assessment of high-touch and mutual-touch surfaces among healthcare workers, patients, and visitors  
Author: Cheng, V. C. C. / Chau, P. H. / Lee, W. M. / Yo, S. K. Y. / Lee, D. W. Y. / So, S. Y. C. / Wong, S. C. Y. / Tai, J. W. M. / Yuen, K. Y. (2015)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection...
36. STUDY: Infection prevention promotion programme based on the PRECEDE model: improving hand hygiene behaviours among healthcare personnel  
Author: Aboumatar, H. / Ristaino, P. / Davis, R. O. / Thompson, C. B. / Maragakis, L. / Cosgrove, S. / Rosenstein, B. / Perl, T. M. (2012)
Source: Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology...
37. STUDY: Compliance with the World Health Organization hand hygiene technique: a prospective observational study  
Author: Tschudin-Sutter, S. / Sepulcri, D. / Dangel, M. / Schuhmacher, H. / Widmer, A. F. (2015)
Source: Source: Tschudin-Sutter, S. et al. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology April...
38. STUDY: Quantification of the Hawthorne effect in hand hygiene compliance monitoring using an electronic monitoring system  
Author: Srigley, J. A. / Furness, C. D. / Baker, G. R. / Gardam, M. (2014)
Source: Srigley J. A. et al. BMJ Qual Saf 2014;23: 974-980.
39. STUDY: Measuring residual activity of topical antimicrobials: is the residual activity of chlorhexidine an artefact of laboratory methods?  
Author: Rutter et al. (2014)
Source: Rutter et al. Measuring residual activity of topical antimicrobials: is the residual activity of chlorhexidine an artefact of laboratory methods? Journal...
40. STUDY: Factors influencing the area output of pre-saturated disposable wipes for cleaning and disinfecting surfaces in the healthcare setting  
Author: Schweins et al. (2015)
Source: Schweins et al. Einflussfaktoren auf die Flächenleistung wirkstoffgetränkter Einmal-Wischtücher zur Reinigung und Desinfektion im medizinischen Bereich....
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