gms | German Medical Science

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 17

Research Article

An uncommon cause of tinea: Trichophyton violaceum in a German kindergarten – outbreak report and quantitative analysis of epidemiological data from Europe

Feußner C, Karrer S, Lampl BMJ
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2022; 17:Doc02 (20220127)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
Review Article

Bacteriophages and related endolysins for reduction of microorganisms in the human body – a systematic review

Özal D, Arndt A, Thomé M
GMS Hyg Infect Control 2022; 17:Doc01 (20220117)
[Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]