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Infection prevention research in Europe: recent advances and future priorities

Published in Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2010, vol. 31 Suppl 1, p. S11-13
Abstract During the past 2 decades, Europe has made substantial progress in the prevention and control of hospital-acquired infections and antimicrobial resistance (e.g., through multicenter trials, international surveillance networks, and hand hygiene initiatives). This short overview highlights recent advances and future priorities in infection prevention research, including methodological challenges to be addressed.
Keywords Biomedical Research/*trendsCross Infection/drug therapy/*prevention & controlDrug Resistance/drug effectsEuropeHumansInfection Control/*trendsResearch Design
PMID: 20929359
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Research groups Staphylocoques dorés résistants à la méthicilline et hygiène hospitalière (330)
Epidémiologie et contrôle de la résistance aux antibiotiques (866)
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HARBARTH, Stéphan Juergen, PITTET, Didier. Infection prevention research in Europe: recent advances and future priorities. In: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2010, vol. 31 Suppl 1, p. S11-13. doi: 10.1086/655986 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:20998

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