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VIReC Good Data Practices

Data Use and Data Decisions in a Mixed Methods Study about Hand Hygiene


by Heather Reisinger, PhD
Seminar date: 2/16/2017

Description: Examines how the integration of qualitative and quantitative data led to a better understanding of the role of hand hygiene interventions and a clinical trial to assess their efficacy. Study methods included pre and post qualitative evaluations of hand hygiene programs and a cluster randomized control trial (RCT) of three hand hygiene interventions at 10 VA hospitals.



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