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Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Infectious Diseases
Volume 2014, Article ID 306478, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/306478
Research Article

Compliance of Healthcare Workers with Hand Hygiene Practices in Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Units: Overt Observation

1Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Marmara University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Infectious Diseases, Marmara University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
3Infectious Control Nurses, Marmara University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey

Received 7 August 2014; Accepted 10 November 2014; Published 25 November 2014

Academic Editor: Albert Eid

Copyright © 2014 Ayşe Karaaslan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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