Maryanne McGuckin

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hand hygiene compliance rates in the United States--a one-year multicenter collaboration using product/volume usage measurement and feedback
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore PA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 24:205-13. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Patient empowerment and hand hygiene, 1997-2012
    M McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, PA 19003, USA
    J Hosp Infect 84:191-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Interventional patient hygiene model: Infection control and nursing share responsibility for patient safety
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Inc, Ardmore, PA 19003, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:59-62. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Patient empowerment and multimodal hand hygiene promotion: a win-win strategy
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, PA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:10-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Public reporting of healthcare-associated infections: epidemiologists' perspectives
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, Pennsylvania
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1201-3. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint MRSA and VRSA in wound care: accept the challenge
    Maryanne McGuckin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:93-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Consumer attitudes about health care-acquired infections and hand hygiene
    Maryanne McGuckin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:342-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Am J Infect Control 34:467. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a patient education model for increasing hand hygiene compliance in an inpatient rehabilitation unit
    Maryanne McGuckin
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Am J Infect Control 32:235-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Am J Infect Control 34:329. 2006

Collaborators

  • Julie Storr
  • John L Guinan
  • Maryellen Guinan
  • Arlene Shubin
  • Janet Tighe
  • Peter C Nowell
  • Yusef Ali

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Hand hygiene compliance rates in the United States--a one-year multicenter collaboration using product/volume usage measurement and feedback
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore PA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 24:205-13. 2009
    ..ICU, P = .0119; non-ICU, P < .001). HH compliance in the United States can increase when monitoring is combined with feedback. However, HH still occurs at or below 50% compli- ance for both ICUs and non-ICUs...
  2. doi request reprint Patient empowerment and hand hygiene, 1997-2012
    M McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, PA 19003, USA
    J Hosp Infect 84:191-9. 2013
    ..However, the question still remains, do we have enough information to determine if, and under what conditions, patients will be able to play an immediate role in healthcare workers' hand hygiene behaviour?..
  3. doi request reprint Interventional patient hygiene model: Infection control and nursing share responsibility for patient safety
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Inc, Ardmore, PA 19003, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:59-62. 2008
    ..This practice form will provide evidence-based information for each of the components of IPH model and provide a strategy for the development, implementation, and monitoring of IPH protocols...
  4. doi request reprint Patient empowerment and multimodal hand hygiene promotion: a win-win strategy
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, PA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:10-7. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Public reporting of healthcare-associated infections: epidemiologists' perspectives
    Maryanne McGuckin
    McGuckin Methods International, Ardmore, Pennsylvania
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1201-3. 2013
    ..Respondents believed consumers are unaware and do not consider the information important, but they indicated that epidemiologists have a role in consumer education. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint MRSA and VRSA in wound care: accept the challenge
    Maryanne McGuckin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:93-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Consumer attitudes about health care-acquired infections and hand hygiene
    Maryanne McGuckin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:342-6. 2006
    ..Our findings strongly suggest that (1) consumers will use infection data in selecting and/or leaving a hospital system and (2) consumers are ready to be empowered with information to ensure a positive outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Am J Infect Control 34:467. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a patient education model for increasing hand hygiene compliance in an inpatient rehabilitation unit
    Maryanne McGuckin
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 4283, USA
    Am J Infect Control 32:235-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the effect of a patient education model on hand hygiene (HH) compliance in a rehabilitation unit...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Am J Infect Control 34:329. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint A descriptive review of malpractice claims for health care-acquired infections in Philadelphia
    John L Guinan
    School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Infect Control 33:310-2. 2005
    ..Plaintiffs prevail in 44% of verdicts in Philadelphia compared with 20% for all US jury verdicts, with 24% of awarded verdicts in excess of $1 million...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of random voice hand hygiene messages delivered by medical, nursing, and infection control staff on hand hygiene compliance in intensive care
    Maryanne McGuckin
    School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:673-5. 2006
    ..Compliance measured through product usage and reported as HH/bed-days increased by 60% for soap and sanitizer combined and 25% for sanitizer usage (P < 001)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Healthcare facilities should include patients in their compliance program
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Crit Care Med 32:1446-7; author reply 1447. 2004
  14. doi request reprint "Cannot detect a change" is not the same as "there is not a change"
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:576-7; author reply 580-2. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint Management of health-care--associated infections in the oncology patient
    John L Guinan
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts and Science, Young Scholars Program, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 17:415-20; discussion 423-6. 2003
    ..This paper will review each of these risk factors and discuss preventive steps such as a predictive index, antibiotic therapy, and infection control practices...
  16. ncbi request reprint The clinical relevance of microbiology in acute and chronic wounds
    Maryanne McGuckin
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:12-23; quiz 24-5. 2003
    ..2. Identify methods of debridement and wounds for which they are appropriate. 3. Identify systemic antibiotic treatment options for acute and chronic wound infections...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of a comprehensive handwashing program on absenteeism in elementary schools
    Maryellen Guinan
    Agnes Irwin School, Rosemont, PA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 30:217-20. 2002
    ..6% lower in the test group (P <.001). The data strongly suggest that a hand hygiene program that combines education and use of a hand sanitizer in the classroom can lower absenteeism and be cost-effective...