Barriers, perceptions, and adherence: Hand hygiene in the operating room and endoscopy suite

Pederson, L. et al. American Journal of Infection Control. Published online: 8 February 2017

11576-2

Highlights: 

  • Barriers and perceptions of nonsurgical scrubbed hand hygiene were examined.
  • Hand hygiene role modeling by health care workers is poor.
  • Self-awareness of hand hygiene practices is inadequate.

Read the full abstract here

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