[Hand hygiene--is hand disinfection the best solution?].

  • Aira Bucher
  • Published 2000 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…
Nosocomial infections have been recognized as a critical problem in modern medicine and are associated with the quality of health care provided in hospitals. On average, 7-10% of hospitalized patients acquire an infection after hospital admission. A substantial proportion of these result from cross-contamination. Transmission of microorganisms by the hands… CONTINUE READING