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January-April 2021| Vol 9| Issue 1

Review Article

Emerging issues and preventive measures for health care workers in the diagnostic field in coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic

Coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome-CoV-2 is an emerging infectious disease first identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, which subsequently spread as a glo...


Original Article

Qualitative observational assessment of the recommended hand rubbing technique amongst young healthcare workers at an academic hospital

Background: Hand hygiene (HH) is a major cornerstone in preventing hospital-acquired infections. The recommended six-step alcohol-based hand rubbing (ABHR) technique has not been qualitativel...


Original Article

Hand hygiene compliance – Improvement with multimodal approach in intensive care unit setting

Introduction: Healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) pose a significant risk to patient's health with increasing morbidity and mortality. A large portion of HCAI can be prevented by han...


Original Article

Change in perception regarding the use of Biometric devices at a tertiary care hospital in view of COVID-19

Background: Fingerprint biometric systems are used to identify personnel, grant authorised access and maintain attendance of staff at most places. Despite their many benefits, biometric devic...


Original Article

Perception of patient safety culture amongst healthcare personnel in a tertiary care hospital

Background: Patient safety in healthcare includes the safety of both patients (clients) and healthcare providers. It emphasizes reporting, analysis and prevention of medical errors that often...


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Journal of Patient Safety and Infection Control, a publication of Hospital Infection Society India, is a peer-reviewed online journal with 3 Issues print on demand compilation of issues published.

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