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:
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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: Establishment of a National Surveillance System for Alcohol-Based Hand Rub Consumption and Change in Consumption over 4 Years  
Author: Behnke M et al.
Source: Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Jun;33(6):618-20.
63. STUDY: Evaluating the effect of a hand sanitiser using an exaggerated handwash method  
Author: Barry (2014)
Source: RCTS’ Study No. 3295
64. STUDY: Evaluation of antibiotic resistance in the frame of the surveillance system for nosocomial infections. Strong and weak points.  
Author: Serban R, Codita I.
Source: Bacteriol Virusol Parazitol Epidemiol. 2010 Apr-Jun; 55(2):169-77. [Article in Romanian]
65. STUDY: Evaluation of two methods of determining the efficacies of two alcohol-based hand rubs for surgical hand antisepsis  
Author: Kampf, G. / Ostermeyer, C. / Heeg, P. / Paulson, D. (2006)
Source: Applied and Environmental Microbiology 2006; 76, 6: 3856-3861
66. STUDY: Evidence-based multimodal hand hygiene intervention increases compliance from 45 % to 85 %  
Author: Day, C. (2009)
Source: Day, C. Engaging the Nursing Workforce, Nursing Administration Quarterly, July/September 2009, Vol. 33, No. 3
67. 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
68. 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....
69. STUDY: Getting doctors to clean their hands: lead the followers  
Author: Haessler et al.
Source: BMJ Qual Saf 2012;21:499-502
70. STUDY: Hand hygiene after touching a patient's surroundings: the opportunities most commonly missed  
Author: Fitzgerald, G./ Moore, G./ Wilson, A.P.R.
Source: J Hosp Infect. 2013 Mar 1. pii: S0195-6701(13)00048-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2013.01.008. [Epub ahead of print]
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