AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, vol.34, no.9, pp.606-609, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL
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Background: Hospital-acquired infection often occurs because of lapses in accepted standards of practice on the part of health care personnel. The aim of this study is to attract attention on poor hospital infection control practice in venepuncture and use of tourniquets and emphasize the importance of hand hygiene.