Evidence for a simple linear relationship between MRSA rates and hand-washing compliance [Comment]

Nicolau, D.V., Kith, G., & Oshmyansky, A. (2010) Evidence for a simple linear relationship between MRSA rates and hand-washing compliance [Comment]. Journal of Hospital Infection, 75(2), pp. 140-141.

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Abstract

Is there a threshold above which hand-rub solution consumption is efficient for decreasing MRSA incidence? [J Hosp Infect. 2009] Association between an index of consumption of hand-rub solution and the incidence of acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an intensive care unit.

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ID Code: 80800
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.11.015
ISSN: 0195-6701
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 Elsevier
Deposited On: 19 Jan 2015 22:52
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2017 23:01

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