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Journal Article

Patient empowerment and multimodal hand hygiene promotion: a win–win strategy.

McGuckin M, Storr J, Longtin Y, et al. American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality. 2011;26:10-7.

This review examined programs that engage patients as partners in hand hygiene improvement. The authors report that successful programs include at least one of the following tactics: educational tools, motivational tools, or role modeling.