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Determining the most effective common household disinfection method to reduce the microbial load on domestic dishcloths: a pilot study.

Gillies E

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Assessing the impact of drinking water and sanitation on diarrhoeal disease in low- and middle-income settings: systematic review and meta-regression

Wolf J, Prüss-Ustün A, Cumming O, Bartram J, Bonjour S, Cairncross S, Clasen T, Colford JM Jr, Curtis V, De France J, Fewtrell L, Freeman MC, Gordon B, Hunter PR, Jeandron A, Johnston RB, Mäusezahl D, Mathers C, Neira M, Higgins JP

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Hygiene and health: systematic review of handwashing practices worldwide and update of health effects

Freeman MC, Stocks ME, Cumming O, Jeandron A, Higgins JP, Wolf J, Prüss-Ustün A, Bonjour S, Hunter PR, Fewtrell L, Curtis V

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Global Implementation of WHO's Multimodal Strategy for Improvement of Hand Hygiene: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Allegranzi B, Gayet-Ageron A, Damani N, Bengaly L, McLaws ML, Moro ML, Memish Z, Urroz O, Richet H, Storr J, Donaldson L, Pittet D

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Targeted, Daily Environmental Disinfection with Clorox Dispatch for the Prevention of Hospital-Associated Clostridium difficile and Acinetobacter Baumannii

Wiemken T, Faughender A, Clay J, Carrico R, Ramirez J

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Evaluation of the National Cleanyourhands Campaign to Reduce Staphylococcus Aureus Acteraemia and Clostridium Difficile Infection in Hospitals in England and Wales by Improved Hand Hygiene: Four Year, Prospective, Ecological, Interrupted Time Series Stud

Stone SP, Fuller C, Savage J, Cookson B, Hayward A, Cooper B, Duckworth G, Michie S, Murray M, Jeanes A, Roberts J, Teare L, Charlett A

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What Point-of-Use Water Treatment Products do Consumers Use? Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial Among the Urban Poor in Bangladesh

Luoto J, Najnin N, Mahmud M, Albert J, Islam MS, Luby S, Unicomb L, Levine DI

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Randomized intervention study of solar disinfection of drinking water in the prevention of dysentery in Kenyan children aged under 5 years

du Preez M, Conroy RM, Ligondo S, Hennessy J, Elmore-Meegan M, Soita A, McGuigan KG

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The effectiveness and sustainability of two demand-driven sanitation and hygiene approaches in Zimbabwe

Whaley L, Webster J

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Scaling up diarrhea prevention and treatment interventions: a lives saved tool analysis

Fischer Walker CL, Friberg IK, Binkin N, Young M, Walker N, Fontaine O, Weissman E, Gupta A, Black RE

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