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Helping Hands: Promoting Hand Hygiene in Hospital Nurses

2014-08-27 03:35:29 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Hand hygiene prescriptions are the most important measure in the prevention of hospital acquired infections. Yet compliance rates are generally below 50% of all opportunities for hand hygiene adherence. This study will test the short- and long term effects of two strategies for promoting hand hygiene in hospital nurses

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Handwashing

Intervention

state-of-the art strategy and extented strategy

Location

Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PObox 9101
Nijmegen
Netherlands
6500 HB

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Radboud University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:35:29-0400

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