Implementation of Ultraviolet Room Disinfection to Reduce Hospital-Onset Clostridium difficile Infections
Haag CW, Sanguinet J. [abstract]. In: SHEA Spring 2015: Science Guiding Prevention; 2015 May 14-17; Orlando, FL: SHEA; 2015. Abstract #6978.
Bacterial contamination in the inanimate patient environment is associated with increased risk of Hospital-Onset Clostridium difficile infections (HO-CDI). We examined the impact of adjunct ultraviolet room disinfection on HO-CDI incidence in a community hospital... Read Abstract (click View Submission)