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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Nosocomial Infections:
Hand Hygiene:
Surface Hygiene:
Reprocessing of Medical Devices:
Skin Antisepsis:
139 results:
51. STUDY: Do atopics tolerate alcohol-based hand rubs? A prospective, controlled, randomised double-blind clinical trial  
Author: Kampf, G. / Wigger-Alberti, W. / Wilhelm, K.P. (2006)
Source: Acta Derm Venereol 2006; 86: 140–143
52. STUDY: Clinical double-blind trial on the dermal tolerance and user acceptability of six alcohol-based hand disinfectants for hygienic hand disinfection  
Author: Kramer, A. / Berning, T. / Kampf, G. (2002)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 2002; 51: 114-120
53. STUDY: Tolerance and acceptability of fourteen surgical and hygienic alcohol-based hand rubs  
Author: Girard et al. (2006)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 2006; 63: 281-288
54. STUDY: Better compliance and better tolerance in relation to a well-conducted, introduction to rub-in hand disinfection  
Author: Girard, R. / Amazian, K. / Fabry, J. (2001)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 2001; 47: 131-137.
55. STUDY: Availability of an alcohol solution can improve hand disinfection compliance in an intensive care unit  
Author: Maury, E. et al. (2000)
Source: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2000,162: 324–327.
56. STUDY: Hand hygiene monitoring technology: a systematic review of efficacy  
Author: Srigley et al. (2015)
Source: Srigley et al. Hand hygiene monitoring technology: a systematic review of efficacy. Journal of Hospital Infection (2015) 89: 51‐60
57. STUDY: Absolute humidity influences the seasonal persistence and infectivity of human norovirus.  
Author: Colas de la Noue A et al. (2014)
Source: Appl. Environ. Microbiol. doi:10.1128/AEM.01871-14. AEM Accepts, published online ahead of print on 12 September 2014.
59. STUDY: Cost-benefit analysis for the use of disposable versus multiple-use wipes for surface disinfection  
Author: Kranabetter R et al. (2008)
Source: Hyg Med 2008; 33 (10):
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