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McAlearney AS, Hefner JL, Sieck CJ
Searching for Management Approaches To Reduce HAI Transmission (SMART): a study protocol.
Using a mixed-methods approach to evaluate the contribution of management factors to successful HAI-reduction efforts, this study aims to develop valid and reliable measures of structural management practices associated with the recommended central line-associated bloodstream infections Management Strategies for use as a survey (HAI Management Practice Guideline Survey) to support HAI-reduction efforts in both medical/surgical units and ICUs.
Citation: McAlearney AS, Hefner JL, Sieck CJ . Searching for Management Approaches To Reduce HAI Transmission (SMART): a study protocol. Implement Sci 2017 Jun 28;12(1):82. doi: 10.1186/s13012-017-0610-z.
Keywords: Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI), Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs), Patient Safety, Research Methodologies