from Doron et al. 2011
published in The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety; 37(1): 3–10
DOI 10.1016/s1553-7250(11)37001-8

A Multifaceted Approach to Education, Observation, and Feedback in a Successful Hand Hygiene Campaign

The chances of success and the size of the effects of multimodal interventions are more effective than those of individual interventions

Compared to previous hand hygiene (HH) campaigns, the implementation of a multifaceted HH-campaign resulted in a sustained increase in compliance (from 72 % to 94 %).