Searching for an optimal hand hygiene bundle: a meta-analysis.

@article{Schweizer2014SearchingFA,
  title={Searching for an optimal hand hygiene bundle: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Marin L. Schweizer and Heather S. Reisinger and Michael Ohl and Michelle B Formanek and Amy L Blevins and Melissa A Ward and Eli N. Perencevich},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2014},
  volume={58 2},
  pages={248-59}
}
Many studies have evaluated bundled interventions to improve hand hygiene compliance. However, there are few evidence-based recommendations on optimal interventions for implementation. We aimed to systematically review all studies on interventions to improve hand hygiene compliance to evaluate existing bundles and identify areas of promise to target high-quality studies. Adjusted risk ratios were pooled to assess common bundles. Of the 8148 studies evaluated, 6 randomized controlled trials and… CONTINUE READING