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GMS Hygiene and Infection Control

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Krankenhaushygiene (DGKH)

ISSN 2196-5226


GMS Hygiene and Infection Control is a peer-reviewed international e-journal published by the German Society of Hospital Hygiene. The journal is designed to foster both understanding and practice in the emerging field of infection control. The e-journal provides a forum for continuing exchange of information and opinions through contributions from scholars, professionals, policymakers, and others involved in infection control. Up to 2012 the journal has been published under the title GMS Krankenhaushygiene Interdisziplinär.

The e-journal will be published in English with German abstracts only in electronic format. The articles cover topics of the field of hospital hygiene and infection control with unlimited space for figures and tables. The e-journal specifically emphasises on a multidisciplinary approach aiming at collaboration with other medical societies at a high level.

Recent Publications
GMS Hygiene and Infection Control Volume 10

Research Article

Systemic mistakes in hand hygiene practice in Ukraine: detection, consequences and ways of elimination

Klymenko I, Kampf G
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2015; 10:Doc01 (20150114)
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