S Hansen

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Time-series analysis to observe the impact of a centrally organized educational intervention on the prevention of central-line-associated bloodstream infections in 32 German intensive care units
    S Hansen
    Institute of Hygiene, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany German National Reference Centre for Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    J Hosp Infect 87:220-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint [Deficits in central venous catheter associated bloodstream infection]
    S Hansen
    Institut fur Hygiene und Umweltmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:1711-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Compliance with national guidelines for the prevention of central venous catheter-associated-infections in German intensive care units]
    S Hansen
    Institut fur Hygiene und Umweltmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:1706-10. 2013
  4. pmc Concordance between European and US case definitions of healthcare-associated infections
    Sonja Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 27, D 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 1:28. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Closure of medical departments during nosocomial outbreaks: data from a systematic analysis of the literature
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 65:348-53. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Europe: which infection control measures are taken?
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 38:159-64. 2010
  7. doi request reprint National influences on catheter-associated bloodstream infection rates: practices among national surveillance networks participating in the European HELICS project
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 71:66-73. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Influence of probiotics and fibre on the incidence of bacterial infections following major abdominal surgery - results of a prospective trial]
    N Rayes
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Charite Campus Virchow, Augustenburger Platz l, 13355 Berlin, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:869-76. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint [Use of information on nosocomial outbreaks for infection control]
    P Gastmeier
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 47:334-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint [Significance of blood tests prior to adenoidectomy]
    M Schwaab
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie der Ruhr Universität Bochum am St Elisabeth Hospital
    Laryngorhinootologie 87:100-6. 2008

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Time-series analysis to observe the impact of a centrally organized educational intervention on the prevention of central-line-associated bloodstream infections in 32 German intensive care units
    S Hansen
    Institute of Hygiene, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany German National Reference Centre for Surveillance of Nosocomial Infections, Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    J Hosp Infect 87:220-6. 2014
    ..Prevention measures reduce central-line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) but are not always implemented...
  2. doi request reprint [Deficits in central venous catheter associated bloodstream infection]
    S Hansen
    Institut fur Hygiene und Umweltmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:1711-6. 2013
    ..Training of health care workers (HCWs) was the main component and will be presented in the following...
  3. doi request reprint [Compliance with national guidelines for the prevention of central venous catheter-associated-infections in German intensive care units]
    S Hansen
    Institut fur Hygiene und Umweltmedizin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 138:1706-10. 2013
    ..Aim of the survey was to determine the compliance with national guidelines for the prevention of central venous catheter (CVC)-associated bloodstream infection in German intensive care units (ICUs)...
  4. pmc Concordance between European and US case definitions of healthcare-associated infections
    Sonja Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 27, D 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 1:28. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. ncbi request reprint Closure of medical departments during nosocomial outbreaks: data from a systematic analysis of the literature
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 65:348-53. 2007
    ..A systematic evaluation of nosocomial outbreaks can be a valuable tool for education of staff in the absence of an outbreak, but may be even more helpful for potentially cost-intensive decisions in the acute outbreak setting on the ward...
  6. ncbi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Europe: which infection control measures are taken?
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203, Berlin, Germany
    Infection 38:159-64. 2010
    ..To reduce the spread of MRSA in the healthcare setting, a sufficient MRSA management is essential. In order to reflect the MRSA management across Europe, MRSA prevention policies were surveyed in ten countries...
  7. doi request reprint National influences on catheter-associated bloodstream infection rates: practices among national surveillance networks participating in the European HELICS project
    S Hansen
    Institute for Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Hosp Infect 71:66-73. 2009
    ..Differences in cultural, social and legal perspectives as well as differences between healthcare systems are crucial in explaining these differences...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Influence of probiotics and fibre on the incidence of bacterial infections following major abdominal surgery - results of a prospective trial]
    N Rayes
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Charite Campus Virchow, Augustenburger Platz l, 13355 Berlin, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 40:869-76. 2002
    ..Early enteral nutrition with fibre and probiotics has been effective in preventing bacterial translocation and is therefore expected to reduce the incidence of postoperative bacterial infections...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Use of information on nosocomial outbreaks for infection control]
    P Gastmeier
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 47:334-8. 2004
    ..This article describes the need for a systematic collection of outbreaks published in the literature and an available possibility for filling this gap...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Significance of blood tests prior to adenoidectomy]
    M Schwaab
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie der Ruhr Universität Bochum am St Elisabeth Hospital
    Laryngorhinootologie 87:100-6. 2008
    ..We analyzed our adenoidectomy-database to investigate the need for preoperative blood tests to prevent bleeding events during and following an adenoidectomy...
  11. pmc A clinical neurological, neurophysiological, and neuropsychological study of sheep farmers and dippers exposed to organophosphate pesticides
    G A Jamal
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    Occup Environ Med 59:434-41. 2002
    ..To explore what neuropsychological profiles, if any, may be associated with neurophysiological damage in these subjects...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Surveillance of postoperative wound infections: reference data of the Hospital Infection Surveillance System (KISS)]
    E Steinbrecher
    Institut für Hygiene Universitätsklinikum Benjamin Franklin Freie Universität Berlin, Hindenburgdamm 27, 12203 Berlin
    Chirurg 73:76-82. 2002
    ..Assessing the level of one's own infection rates is often difficult, since there have been no suitable comparative data available in Germany in the past due to the lack of a uniform method of determining these rates...
  13. pmc An epidemiological study of the relations between exposure to organophosphate pesticides and indices of chronic peripheral neuropathy and neuropsychological abnormalities in sheep farmers and dippers
    A Pilkington
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, 8 Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh EH8 9SU, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:702-10. 2001
    ..It is suggested that long term health effects may occur in at least some sheep dippers exposed to OPs over a working life, although the mechanisms are unclear...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bacterial contamination associated with electronic faucets: a new risk for healthcare facilities
    J Hargreaves
    Department of Infection Control, Altru Health System, Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201-6002, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 22:202-5. 2001
    ..0). CONCLUSIONS: A certain brand of electronic water faucet used in the hospital was associated with unacceptable levels of microbial growth in water and was a continuing source of bacteria potentially hazardous to patients...