Volume 9/Issue 4 July 2013
Increasing awareness and adherence to infection control on a NICU
U. El-Kafrawy, R. J. Taylor, N. Francis, E. Boussabaine, M. Badrideen
This article describes a prospective one-year interventional study aimed at improving infection control compliance and decreasing nosocomial infection rates across Greater Manchester tertiary NICUs. A computerised audiovisual infection control initiative (CAVICI) was installed at the entrance of the NICU to increase staff and visitor adherence to five infection control standards.
El-Kafrawy U., Taylor R.J., Francis N., Boussabaine E., Badrideen M. Increasing awareness and adherence to infection control on a NICU. Infant 2013; 9(4): 139-41.