Auditing hand hygiene practice.

  • Dinah J Gould
  • Published 2010 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…


Hand hygiene is regarded as the most effective way of preventing healthcare-associated infections. Thus hand hygiene audits are frequently undertaken by infection prevention and control teams. Although apparently straightforward, hand hygiene audit requires careful planning and conduct. Healthcare professionals need to understand the principles that… (More)


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@article{Gould2010AuditingHH, title={Auditing hand hygiene practice.}, author={Dinah J Gould}, journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)}, year={2010}, volume={25 2}, pages={50-6; quiz 58} }