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Hand hygiene: a way out of the deadlock


Stevens, SC and Scott, CLM, Hand hygiene: a way out of the deadlock, Australian Health Review, 36, (4) pp. 363 - 364. ISSN 0156-5788 (2012) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]

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DOI: doi:10.1071/AH11105


Hospital-acquired infection costs money and lives. Improving compliance with hand hygiene is proving an intractable problem as initial gains often lack sustainability. A growing field of research suggests that health service managers may have a critical role in dealing with this issue, which crosses all professional boundaries.

Item Details

Item Type:Contribution to Refereed Journal
Keywords:hand hygiene
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Health services and systems
Research Field:Health care administration
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Evaluation of health and support services
Objective Field:Evaluation of health and support services not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Stevens, SC (Dr Stella Stevens)
ID Code:82233
Year Published:2012
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2013-01-22
Last Modified:2013-06-11

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