This section aims to publish studies looking at infection prevention and control in the healthcare setting and includes disinfection, sterilization, and antisepsis, alongside hand hygiene, surveillance and other interventions.
Observational study of compliance with infection control practices among healthcare workers in subsidized and private residential care homes
The elderly population in Hong Kong is rapidly growing, and the need for residential care homes (RCHs) is increasing. The risk of being infected with micro-organisms increases among the frail and the vulnerabl...
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2021 21:75