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... Cited Brown, S., Lubimova, A., Khrustalyeva, N., Shulaeva, S., Tekhova, I., Zueva, L., & Goldmann, D. (2003). Use of an Alcohol?Based Hand Ruband Quality Improvement Interventions to Improve Hand Hygiene in a Russian Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, volume 24, number 3, pp. pp. 172-179. Abstract ?BACKGROUND.Hand hygiene (HH) is critical to infection control, but compliance is low. Alcohol?based antiseptics may improve HH. HH practices in Russia are not well described, and facilities are often inadequate. ?SETTING.Four 6?bed units in a neonatal intensive care unit in St. Petersburg, Russia. ?METHODS.Prospective surveillance of HH compliance, nosocomial...