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Hand hygiene: facilitators and barriers

Hand hygiene: facilitators and barriers. Although there are many papers on hand hygiene, this new one in American Journal of Infection Control caught my eye. ... In this study 3,260 hand hygiene opportunities among 64 ICU nurses in 4 hospitals were
August 2020

Practical strategies for physicians to avoid COVID-19 infection at work

This prevents contamination of sleeves and allows you to perform good hand hygiene. ... Perform hand hygiene like never before (at least before and after every patient contact), and remember to wipe down your stethoscope after each use.
August 2020

Huge increase in hand hygiene compliance ... to 32%

This investment might be worth it if (1) the systems accurately measure hand hygiene compliance and (2) are cost effective. ... However, there is no evidence that these systems effectively or cost-effectively sustain hand hygiene compliance improvements.
August 2020

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACP Internist Gluten-free diets have gotten a ...

Horizontal clues1) Fancy word for hand hygiene gels2) An intern in July, for instance3) Opposite of “euboxic”4) Aspirin works by making cells thus via.
August 2014

Orange is the new nudge

There's a very interesting paper in Health Psychology that attempts to identify hand hygiene nudges (free full text here). ... So, a photo of male eyes above the alcohol gel dispenser doubled hand hygiene compliance and citrus smell tripled it.
August 2020

Patient, wash thy own hands!

In infection control this trend has manifest through efforts to have patients monitor and encourage hand hygiene compliance among health care workers. ... In a related trend, there is also increased interest in patients washing their own hands in a
August 2020

Crossed words: Ticked off

1) Fancy word for hand hygiene gels. 2) An intern in July, for instance.
September 2014

Is hand hygiene prior to nonsterile gloving really necessary?

Importantly, hand hygiene prior to gloving added 31.5 secs to the gloving process. ... Bottom line: this study suggests that hand hygiene prior to gloving is a nonvalue-added activity. .
August 2020

Lovin' contact precautions (this time in nursing homes)

The logic: If gowns and gloves are contaminated, the underlying hands would be contaminated if gloves/gowns weren't worn and since no one has ever gotten hand hygiene compliance near ... Unless we can get hand hygiene compliance up to 100%, we better
August 2020

Moving the face shield strategy to the community

And hand hygiene still needs to be stressed to prevent autoinoculation.
August 2020

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