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:
61. STUDY: Environmental exposure to carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii as a risk factor for patient acquisition of A. baumannii.  
Author: Rosa R et al. (2014)
Source: Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Apr; 35(4): 430–433.
62. STUDY: Efficacy of surface disinfectant cleaners against emerging highly resistant gram-negative bacteria  
Author: Reichel M et al. (2014)
Source: BMC Infect Dis. 2014 May 28; 14(1):292
63. STUDY: Small volumes may be ineffective for surgical hand disinfection  
Author: Kampf G et al. (2014)
Source: Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control 3: 15.
64. STUDY: Improving patient safety during insertion of peripheral venous catheters: an observational intervention study  
Author: Kampf G et al. (2013)
Source: GMS Hygiene and Infection Control 2013; 8(2):DOC18
65. CASE REPORT: Peripheral venous catheter-related E. faecalis sepsis with fatal outcome  
Author: Frosinski, JJ/ Brunkhorst, FM (2013)
Source: Dtsch Med Wochenschr 2013; 138: 1723–1726.
67. STUDY: Efficacy of two iso-propanol-based skin antiseptics applied to human skin with many sebaceous glands for 2 and 10 minutes  
Author: Kampf G et al. (2014)
Source: GMS Hyg Infect Control 2014;9(1):Doc10
68. STUDY: Effective reprocessing of reusable dispensers for surface disinfection tissues – the devil is in the details  
Author: Kampf G et al. (2014)
Source: GMS Hyg Infect Control 2014;9(1):Doc09
69. STUDY: Poorly processed reusable surface disinfection tissue dispensers may be a source of infection  
Author: Kampf G et al. (2014)
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases 2014, 14:37
70. STUDY: Adsorption of active ingredients of surface disinfectants depends on the type of fabric used for surface treatment  
Author: Bloß R et al. (2010)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 75: 56-61.
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