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Cost-effectiveness of interventions to improve hand hygiene in healthcare workers in middle-income hospital settings: a model-based analysis

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Background: Multi-modal interventions are effective in increasing hand hygiene (HH) compliance among healthcare workers, but it is not known whether such interventions are cost-effective outside high-income countries.

Aim: To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of multi-modal hospital interventions to improve HH compliance in a middle-income country.

Methods: Using a conservative approach, a model was developed to determine whether reductions in meticillin-resistant Staphylococ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jhin.2018.05.007

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Tropical Medicine
Oxford college:
Lincoln College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0237-1070
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-7240-5320
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Cooper, B
Grant:
MR/K006924/1
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Funding agency for:
Cooper, B
Grant:
MR/K006924/1
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Hospital Infection Journal website
Volume:
100
Issue:
2
Pages:
165-175
Publication date:
2018-08-06
Acceptance date:
2018-05-09
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2939
ISSN:
0195-6701
Pmid:
29775628
Source identifiers:
853121
Language:
English
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pubs:853121
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2018-05-22

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