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Table 1 Default values used in stochastic model

From: How does healthcare worker hand hygiene behaviour impact upon the transmission of MRSA between patients?: an analysis using a Monte Carlo model

Parameter Meaning Mean Value Standard Deviation
γ Hand hygiene compliance 0.40 0.10
p HCW-patient transmission probability (i.e. transmissibility) 0.10 0.10
p' Patient-HCW transmission probability (i.e. transmissibility) 0.40 0.20
λ Efficacy hand hygiene process 0.83 0.10