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Journal of Hospital Infection


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Reducing Pathogen Transmission in a Hospital Setting. Handshake Verses Fist Bump: A Pilot Study

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Ghareeb PA, Bourlai T, Dutton W, McClellan WT


Contaminated Sinks in Intensive Care Units: An Underestimated Source of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in the Patient Environment

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Roux D, Aubier B, Cochard H, Quentin R, Van der Mee-Marquet N, HAI Prevention Group of the Réseau des Hygiénistes du Centre.


Disinfection: is it time to reconsider Spaulding?

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McDonnell G, Burke P


Significant reduction in vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization and bacteraemia after introduction of a bleach-based cleaning-disinfection programme

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Grabsch EA, Mahony AA, Cameron DR, Martin RD, Heland M, Davey P, Petty M, Xie S, Grayson ML


Comparison of virucidal activity of alcohol-based hand sanitizers versus antimicrobial hand soaps in vitro and in vivo

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Steinmann J, Paulmann D, Becker B, Bischoff B, Steinmann E


Microbial contamination of a disinfectant-soaked unwoven cleaning cloth

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Oie S, Arakawa J, Furukawa H, Matsumoto S, Matsuda N, Wakamatsu H


Hot and steamy: outbreak of Bacillus cereus in Singapore associated with construction work and laundry practices

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Balm MN, Jureen R, Teo C, Yeoh AE, Lin RT, Dancer SJ, Fisher DA


The revolving door between hospital and community: extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in Dublin

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Burke L, Humphreys H, Fitzgerald-Hughes D


Klebsiella pneumoniae susceptibility to biocides and its association with cepA, qacΔE and qacE efflux pump genes and antibiotic resistance

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Abuzaid A, Hamouda A, Amyes SG


Dissemination of extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli at home: a potential occupational hazard for healthcare workers?

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Cottera M, Boyleb F, Khana A, Boob TW, O’Connella B