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"Infection prevention and control idea challenge" contest: a fresh view on medical education and problem solving

Published inAntimicrobial resistance and infection control, vol. 9, no. 1, 26
Publication date2020
Abstract

Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) challenge modern medicine. Considering their high prevalence in Iran, we aimed to provide knowledge on the subject, and to teach about the importance of infection prevention and control (IPC) to a broad audience of pre-graduate healthcare professionals, focusing on education as the cornerstone of IPC.

Keywords
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Hand hygiene
  • Healthcare economy
  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Infection control
  • Medical education
  • Problem solving
  • Surgical site infection
Citation (ISO format)
ARIANPOOR, Arash et al. ‘Infection prevention and control idea challenge’ contest: a fresh view on medical education and problem solving. In: Antimicrobial resistance and infection control, 2020, vol. 9, n° 1, p. 26. doi: 10.1186/s13756-020-0688-y
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ISSN of the journal2047-2994
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