Factors Affecting Hand Hygiene Adherence at a Private Hospital in Turkey.

  title={Factors Affecting Hand Hygiene Adherence at a Private Hospital in Turkey.},
  author={Bahri Teker and Aziz Ogutlu and Hasan Tahsin Gozdas and Saliha Ruayercan and Gulizar Hacialioglu and Oguz Karabay},
  journal={The Eurasian journal of medicine},
  volume={47 3},
OBJECTIVE Nosocomial infections are the main problems rising morbidity and mortality in health care settings. Hand hygiene is the most effective method for preventing these infections. In this study, we aimed to investigate the factors related with hand hygiene adherence at a private hospital in Turkey. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study was conducted between March and June 2010 at a private hospital in Turkey. During the observation period, employees were informed about training, then posters… CONTINUE READING
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