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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139 results:
41. STUDY: Contamination of healthcare personnel during removal of personal protective equipment  
Author: Tomas, M. E. / Kundrapu, S. / Thota, P. et al. (2015)
Source: JAMA Intern Med. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.4535. Published online October 12, 2015.
42. 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):
43. STUDY: Danger from the air – bacteria emitted in the air during bronchoscopies  
Author: Marchand, G. / Duchaine, C. / Lavoie, J. / Veilleitte, M / Cloutier Y. (2016)
Source: Marchand, G. et al. Bacteria emitted in ambient air during bronchoscopy – a risk to health care...
44. STUDY: Dermal tolerance of Sterillium, a propanol-based hand rub  
Author: Kampf, G. / Muscatiello, M. (2003)
Source: Journal of Hospital Infection 2003; 55: 295-298
45. STUDY: Dissemination of antibiotic-resistant enterococci within the ward environment: The role of airborne bacteria and the risk posed by unrecognised carriers  
Author: Muzslay, M./ Moore, G./ Turton, J.F./ Wilson, A.P.
Source: American Journal of Infection Control, 2013, 41 (1): 57–60.
46. 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
47. STUDY: Duration of norovirus excretion and the longitudinal course of viral load in norovirus-infected elderly patients.  
Author: Aoki Y, et al.
Source: J Hosp Infect. 2010 May;75(1):42-6. Epub 2010 Mar 21.
48. STUDY: Early-onset ventilator-associated pneumonia incidence in intensive care units: a surveillance-based study  
Author: Vanhems et al.
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases 2011, 11:236
49. STUDY: Effect of hand sanitiser location on hand hygiene compliance  
Author: Cure L. / Van Enk R. (2015)
Source: Cure, L., Van Enk, R.: Effect of hand sanitizer location on hand hygiene compliance. American Journal of Infection Control, 2015, Vol. 43: 917-921
50. STUDY: Effect of Varying the Number and Location of Alcohol-Based Hand Rub Dispensers on Usage in a General Inpatient Medical Unit  
Author: Chan B et al. (2013)
Source: Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 Sep; 34 (9): 987-989
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