Sarah L Edmonds

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of Hand Hygiene for Removal of Clostridium difficile Spores from Hands
    Sarah L Edmonds
    Research and Development, GOJO Industries, Akron, Ohio
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:302-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comparative efficacy of commercially available alcohol-based hand rubs and World Health Organization-recommended hand rubs: formulation matters
    Sarah L Edmonds
    Research and Development, GOJO Industries, Akron, OH, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:521-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Hand hygiene regimens for the reduction of risk in food service environments
    Sarah L Edmonds
    GOJO Industries, Inc, Akron, OH 44311, USA
    J Food Prot 75:1303-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint SaniTwice: a novel approach to hand hygiene for reducing bacterial contamination on hands when soap and water are unavailable
    Sarah L Edmonds
    GOJO Industries, Inc, P O Box 991, Akron, Ohio 44309, USA
    J Food Prot 73:2296-300. 2010
  5. pmc Quest for a realistic in vivo test method for antimicrobial hand-rub agents: introduction of a low-volume hand contamination procedure
    David R Macinga
    GOJO Industries, Inc, One GOJO Plaza, Suite 500, Akron, OH 44311, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:8588-94. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of novel alcohol-based hand rub products at typical in-use volumes
    David R Macinga
    GOJO Industries, Akron, Ohio
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:299-301. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of Hand Hygiene for Removal of Clostridium difficile Spores from Hands
    Sarah L Edmonds
    Research and Development, GOJO Industries, Akron, Ohio
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:302-5. 2013
    ..difficile. Our data suggest that surrogate organisms were not predictive of C. difficile spore removal. Four preparations were significantly more effective than tap water at removing C. difficile...
  2. doi request reprint Comparative efficacy of commercially available alcohol-based hand rubs and World Health Organization-recommended hand rubs: formulation matters
    Sarah L Edmonds
    Research and Development, GOJO Industries, Akron, OH, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:521-5. 2012
    ..Use of alcohol-based hand rubs (ABHRs) effectively reduces transmission of pathogenic microorganisms. However, the impact of alcohol concentration and format on product efficacy is currently being debated...
  3. doi request reprint Hand hygiene regimens for the reduction of risk in food service environments
    Sarah L Edmonds
    GOJO Industries, Inc, Akron, OH 44311, USA
    J Food Prot 75:1303-9. 2012
    ..The use of a well-formulated alcohol-based hand rub as part of a wash-sanitize regimen should be considered as a means to reduce risk of infection transmission in food service facilities...
  4. ncbi request reprint SaniTwice: a novel approach to hand hygiene for reducing bacterial contamination on hands when soap and water are unavailable
    Sarah L Edmonds
    GOJO Industries, Inc, P O Box 991, Akron, Ohio 44309, USA
    J Food Prot 73:2296-300. 2010
    ..Implementation of the SaniTwice regimen in food handling settings with limited water availability should significantly reduce the risk of foodborne infections resulting from inadequate hand hygiene...
  5. pmc Quest for a realistic in vivo test method for antimicrobial hand-rub agents: introduction of a low-volume hand contamination procedure
    David R Macinga
    GOJO Industries, Inc, One GOJO Plaza, Suite 500, Akron, OH 44311, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:8588-94. 2011
    ..0001) but were not influenced by the alcohol concentration when it was within the range of 62 to 85% (P = 0.378)...
  6. doi request reprint Efficacy of novel alcohol-based hand rub products at typical in-use volumes
    David R Macinga
    GOJO Industries, Akron, Ohio
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:299-301. 2013
    ..This is the first study to identify ABHR formulations capable of meeting efficacy requirements with a single-dispenser actuation...