Barriers and bridges to infection prevention and control: results of a qualitative case study of a Netherlands' surgical unit

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Title: Barriers and bridges to infection prevention and control: results of a qualitative case study of a Netherlands' surgical unit
Authors: Backman, C.
Marck, P. B.
Krogman, N.
Taylor, G.
Sales, A.
Bonten, M. J. M.
Gigengack-Baars, A. C. M.
Date: 2012
Abstract: The objectives of the study are to observe the overall work environment including infection prevention and control (IP&C) practices on the target surgical unit; to analyse the policies and procedures in the hospital and unit environments; to analyse the barriers and bridges to IP&C that practitioners identify in visual narratives of their unit environment and to collect monthly specific IP&C-related anonymised data.
URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10393/34821
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2011-000511
CollectionSciences de la santé // Health Sciences
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