Journal Article
Review

Automated and electronically assisted hand hygiene monitoring systems: a systematic review.

Ward MA, Schweizer ML, Polgreen PM, et al. American journal of infection control. 2014;42:472-8.

This systematic review evaluated new technologies for assisting hand hygiene monitoring, including automated counting systems, video monitoring, and fully automated monitoring systems. Currently, there is very limited data about how accurate, effective, and valuable these strategies are in enhancing hand hygiene compliance.