Advanced Search

Study Preview



Study Title and Description

Reduction in nosocomial transmission of drug-resistant bacteria after introduction of an alcohol-based handrub.



Key Questions Addressed
3 Key Question 3 - Prevention interventions
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |

Primary Publication Information
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
TitleData
Title Reduction in nosocomial transmission of drug-resistant bacteria after introduction of an alcohol-based handrub.
Author Gordin FM., Schultz ME., Huber RA., Gill JA.
Country Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA. Fred.Gordin@med.va.gov
Year 2005
Numbers Pubmed ID: 16092747

Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.


Extraction Form: Key Question 2 - Prevention interventions (Table 4)
Design Details
Question... Follow Up Answer Follow-up Answer
Country USA
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Study Design Before-after
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Population Hospital
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Category of Intervention Transmission Interruption - Hand washing
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Intervention Alcohol-based gel
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Outcome CDI incidence
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Findings No change in CDI rates
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |
Quality Issues
  • Comments Comments (
    0
    ) |




Results & Comparisons

No Results found.