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First step to reducing infection risk as a system: Evaluation of infection prevention processes for 71 hospitals
Reducing health care-associated infections: Patients want to be engaged and learn about infection prevention
Tensions inherent in the evolving role of the infection preventionist
Is evidence guiding practice? Reported versus observed adherence to contact precautions: A pilot study
“Recognizing rapport”: Health professionals' lived experience of caring for patients under transmission-based precautions in an Australian health care setting
Hand hygiene compliance in patients under contact precautions and in the general hospital population
Patient empowerment in a hand hygiene program: Differing points of view between patients/family members and health care workers in Asian culture
A multicenter study using positive deviance for improving hand hygiene compliance
Comprehensive survey of hand hygiene measurement and improvement practices in the Veterans Health Administration
Is hand hygiene before putting on nonsterile gloves in the intensive care unit a waste of health care worker time?—A randomized controlled trial
Measuring hand hygiene compliance in a hematology-oncology unit: A comparative study of methodologies
Improving hand hygiene compliance in the anesthesia working room work area: More than just more hand rubs
Acceptability and tolerability of liquid versus gel and standard versus virucidal alcohol-based hand rub formulations among dental students
Changes in hand hygiene compliance after a multimodal intervention and seasonality variation
Immunizing health care workers against influenza: A glimpse into the challenges with voluntary programs and considerations for mandatory policies
Evaluation of respiratory protection programs and practices in California hospitals during the 2009-2010 H1N1 influenza pandemic
Understanding the burden of influenza infection among adults in Canadian hospitals: A comparison of the 2009-2010 pandemic season with the prepandemic and postpandemic seasons
Multi-institutional outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex associated with contaminated mannitol solution prepared in compounding pharmacy
Predictors of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization at hospital admission
Comparison of control strategies for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Withdrawal of Staphylococcus aureus from intensive care units in Turkey
Efficacy of an infection control program in reducing ventilator-associated pneumonia in a Chinese neonatal intensive care unit
Compliance of Jordanian registered nurses with infection control guidelines: A national population-based study
Impact of an antimicrobial stewardship program with multidisciplinary cooperation in a community public teaching hospital in Taiwan
iPads, droids, and bugs: Infection prevention for mobile handheld devices at the point of care
Infection prevention in anesthesia practice: A tool to assess risk and compliance
Breaking down P values and 95% confidence intervals: What infection preventionists should know about statistical certainty
Healthcare-associated infections studies project: An American Journal of Infection Control and National Healthcare Safety Network data quality collaboration—Ventilator-associated event 1, 2013
Community-based infections and the potential role of common touch surfaces as vectors for the transmission of infectious agents in home and community settings
Veterans Affairs methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevention initiative associated with a sustained reduction in transmissions and health care-associated infections
Developing a new national approach to surveillance for ventilator-associated events: Executive summary
Risk factors for and impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization in patients in a medical intensive care unit
Unrelated strain methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization of health care workers in a neonatal intensive care unit: Findings of an outbreak investigation
Preventing the transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a tertiary care cancer center in Japan: Quality improvement report
Variability in hand hygiene practices among internal medicine interns
Just clean your hands: Measuring the effect of a patient safety initiative on driving transformational change in a health care system
Prediction of socially desirable and discreet hand hygiene behaviors
Adherence to hand hygiene in high-risk units of a tertiary care hospital in India
Inappropriate use of antibiotics and Clostridium difficile infection
Algorithm to reduce unnecessary isolation days in patients with a history of colonization by antimicrobial-resistant organisms
Nasal colonization of mecA -positive, oxacillin-susceptible, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates among nursing staff in an Iranian teaching hospital
Successful control of an echovirus 6 meningitis outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit in central Greece
A combined culture-based methodology for surveillance of hospital-acquired infections and timely remedial action in a tertiary care hospital in Delhi, India
Health care-associated infections in hematology-oncology patients with neutropenia: A method of surveillance
Microfiber and steam for environmental cleaning during an outbreak
Disinfection of iPad to reduce contamination with Clostridium difficile and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Clinical- and cost-ineffectiveness of targeted methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus screening of high-risk patients admitted to a low-prevalence teaching hospital
Moving forward with hospital cleaning
Microorganism contamination of mezuzahs in a tertiary care hospital in Brooklyn, New York City
Measles and pertussis outbreaks: An important role for travel clinics
Clostridium difficile infection: How safe are the household contacts?
Delays in accessing radiology in patients under contact precautions because of colonization with vancomycin-resistant enterococci
Knowledge and self-perceived practices regarding infection control among nursing students of a tertiary care hospital
Raising awareness about hygiene behavior education for nursing assistants in China
The Cocoon Strategy: Does it work for Latin American countries?
Avian influenza remains a challenge to China in the post-SARS era