Hand Hygiene Compliance in Some Intensive Care Units of Turkey: Results of Multicentre Asklepeion Study


Onal A. U. , AKSOY F., Azak E., Koc M. M. , Ceviker S., Hatipoglu C. A. , ...More

MEDITERRANEAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION MICROBES AND ANTIMICROBIALS, vol.7, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/mjima.2018.37
  • Journal Name: MEDITERRANEAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION MICROBES AND ANTIMICROBIALS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Keywords: Infection control and prevention, epidemiology, nosocomial, hospital-acquired infections, healthcare-associated infections, MOMENTS

Abstract

Introduction: Hand hygiene is one of the most cost-effective infection control measures. In this multicenter Study we analysed the hand hygiene compliance observation results of 15 hospitals in Turkey.