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The hygienic efficacy of different hand-drying methods: a review of the evidence.

Huang C, Ma W, Stack S.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2012 Aug;87(8):791-8. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2012.02.019. Epub 2012 May 31. Review.

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Comparative evaluation of the hygienic efficacy of an ultra-rapid hand dryer vs conventional warm air hand dryers.

Snelling AM, Saville T, Stevens D, Beggs CB.

J Appl Microbiol. 2011 Jan;110(1):19-26. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2010.04838.x. Epub 2010 Sep 7.

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Assessment of the environmental microbiological cross contamination following hand drying with paper hand towels or an air blade dryer.

Margas E, Maguire E, Berland CR, Welander F, Holah JT.

J Appl Microbiol. 2013 Aug;115(2):572-82. doi: 10.1111/jam.12248. Epub 2013 May 29.

PMID:
23683001
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Microbiological comparison of hand-drying methods: the potential for contamination of the environment, user, and bystander.

Best EL, Parnell P, Wilcox MH.

J Hosp Infect. 2014 Dec;88(4):199-206. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2014.08.002. Epub 2014 Aug 27.

PMID:
25237036
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A microbiological evaluation of warm air hand driers with respect to hand hygiene and the washroom environment.

Taylor JH, Brown KL, Toivenen J, Holah JT.

J Appl Microbiol. 2000 Dec;89(6):910-9.

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Outbreaks where food workers have been implicated in the spread of foodborne disease. Part 9. Washing and drying of hands to reduce microbial contamination.

Todd EC, Michaels BS, Smith D, Greig JD, Bartleson CA.

J Food Prot. 2010 Oct;73(10):1937-55. Review.

PMID:
21067683
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Comparison of different hand-drying methods: the potential for airborne microbe dispersal and contamination.

Best EL, Redway K.

J Hosp Infect. 2015 Mar;89(3):215-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2014.11.007. Epub 2014 Dec 17.

PMID:
25586988
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Efficiency of hand drying for removing bacteria from washed hands: comparison of paper towel drying with warm air drying.

Yamamoto Y, Ugai K, Takahashi Y.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2005 Mar;26(3):316-20.

PMID:
15796287
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Effects of 4 hand-drying methods for removing bacteria from washed hands: a randomized trial.

Gustafson DR, Vetter EA, Larson DR, Ilstrup DM, Maker MD, Thompson RL, Cockerill FR 3rd.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2000 Jul;75(7):705-8.

PMID:
10907386
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Risk assessment of hand washing efficacy using literature and experimental data.

Montville R, Chen Y, Schaffner DW.

Int J Food Microbiol. 2002 Mar;73(2-3):305-13.

PMID:
11934038
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The significance of hand-drying in the prevention of infection.

Gould D.

Nurs Times. 1994 Nov 23-29;90(47):33-5.

PMID:
7800517
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Technique to determine contamination exposure routes and the economic efficiency of folded paper-towel dispensing.

Harrison WA, Griffith CJ, Michaels B, Ayers T.

Am J Infect Control. 2003 Apr;31(2):104-8.

PMID:
12665744
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Epidemiologic background of hand hygiene and evaluation of the most important agents for scrubs and rubs.

Kampf G, Kramer A.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2004 Oct;17(4):863-93, table of contents. Review.

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[Procedures for hand hygiene in German-speaking countries].

Rotter M.

Zentralbl Hyg Umweltmed. 1996 Dec;199(2-4):334-49. Review. German.

PMID:
9409922
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An integrative review of the current evidence on the relationship between hand hygiene interventions and the incidence of health care-associated infections.

Backman C, Zoutman DE, Marck PB.

Am J Infect Control. 2008 Jun;36(5):333-48. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2007.08.007. Review.

PMID:
18538700
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Hand decontamination: nurses' opinions and practices.

Gould D.

Nurs Times. 1995 Apr 26-May 2;91(17):42-5.

PMID:
7753663
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Assessment of the bacterial contamination of hand air dryer in washrooms.

Alharbi SA, Salmen SH, Chinnathambi A, Alharbi NS, Zayed ME, Al-Johny BO, Wainwright M.

Saudi J Biol Sci. 2016 Mar;23(2):268-71. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2015.06.020. Epub 2015 Jun 26.

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Evaluation of bacterial contaminants found on unused paper towels and possible postcontamination after handwashing: a pilot study.

Gendron LM, Trudel L, Moineau S, Duchaine C.

Am J Infect Control. 2012 Mar;40(2):e5-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2011.07.007. Epub 2011 Dec 16.

PMID:
22177666
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