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GMS Hygiene and Infection Control

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Krankenhaushygiene (DGKH)

ISSN 2196-5226

Welcome

GMS Hygiene and Infection Control is an international open access e-journal. The journal publishes research articles, review articles and case reports from the field of infection control and prevention. Please read the “Aims & Scope” for further information.

The journal offers experts from the field of infection control and hospital hygiene the opportunity to publish their results online. Every submission is subject to a thorough peer review. The articles are published in English language supplemented by a German abstract. They are available online for anyone interested: immediately, permanently and free of charge. The journal serves as official publication organ of the German Society of Hospital Hygiene (DGKH).

Up to 2012 the journal has been published under the title GMS Krankenhaushygiene Interdisziplinär.


Recent Publications
GMS Hygiene and Infection Control Volume 14

Review Article

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) or genital tract infections (GTIs)? It's the diagnostics that count

Behzadi P, Behzadi E, Pawlak-Adamska EA
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2019; 14:Doc14 (20190218)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article

Microbiological contamination of ear, nose and throat (ENT) units

Krull M, Steinmann J, Heintschel von Heinegg E, Buer J, Sucharski A, Mattheis S, Lang S, Ross B
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2019; 14:Doc03 (20190201)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article

Prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase genes in Acinetobacter baumannii strains isolated from nosocomial infections in Tehran, Iran

Abdar MH, Taheri-Kalani M, Taheri K, Emadi B, Hasanzadeh A, Sedighi A, Pirouzi S, Sedighi M
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2019; 14:Doc02 (20190125)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Research Article

Multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumoniae circulation in a burn hospital, Tehran, Iran

Azimi L, Alaghehbandan R, Asadian M, Alinejad F, Lari AR
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2019; 14:Doc01 (20190122)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]