Evaluation of the effectiveness of an infection control program in adult intensive care units: A report from a middle-income country

Alp E., Altun D., Cevahir F., Ersoy S., Çakır O., McLaws M.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, vol.42, no.10, pp.1056-1061, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The rates of hand hygiene improvement and health care-associated infections (HAIs) were evaluated after the introduction in 2004 of an infection surveillance and prevention program at a university teaching hospital in a low-to middle-income country.