To determine the relative importance of factors affecting use of barrier precautions by trauma team members.
Prospective, nonblinded review of barrier precaution use by trauma team members over three periods.
A multivaried analysis of factors affecting use then was conducted.
A 615-bed level I trauma center in New York State with an accredited surgical residency program.
Trauma team members involved in resuscitating multitrauma patients in the trauma room.
June to August 1991, barrier precaution use before interventions;
period 2: September 1991 to January 1992, educational seminars held and material access improved by designated cart;
period 3: February to June 1992, legislation mandating barrier precaution use introduced.
Mots-clés Pascal : Traumatisme, Soin intensif, Equipement protection sécurité, Personnel sanitaire, Pratique professionnelle, Unité soin intensif, Homme, Service hospitalier
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Trauma, Intensive care, Protection safety equipment, Health staff, Professional practice, Intensive care unit, Human, Hospital ward
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Cote : 94-0427955
Code Inist : 002B27B14C. Création : 199406.