The ACCOMPLISH study. A cluster randomised trial on the cost-effectiveness of a multicomponent intervention to improve hand hygiene compliance and reduce healthcare associated infections

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p721
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to assess the implementation strategy to reduce the healthcare associated infections in Dutch hospital care due to lack of hand hygiene. The study is based on the randomized trial in hospitals in the Netherlands measuring hand hygiene compliance rate and the prevalence of healthcare associated infections. The result indicates positive effects of hand hygiene programs.


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