P A Jumaa
Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: United Arab Emirates
- Hand hygiene: simple and complexP A Jumaa
Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Int J Infect Dis 9:3-14. 2005..Interventions to increase compliance with hand hygiene practices must be appropriate for different cultural and social needs. New strategies to promote hand hygiene worldwide include the formation of public-private partnerships...
- A survey of antimicrobial resistance in a tertiary referral hospital in the United Arab EmiratesP A Jumaa
Department of Microbiology, Tawam Hospital, PO Box 15258, Al Ain, UAE
J Chemother 17:376-9. 2005..Our results provide data on antimicrobial resistance for the UAE and highlight the need for resources for surveillance of antimicrobial resistance...
- Experience applying the UK meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) guidelines in a tertiary referral hospital in the United Arab Emirates 1999-2002: same guidelines, different culturesP A Jumaa
Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, UAE
J Hosp Infect 67:323-8. 2007..Cleaners were on the wards for >100 h per week and were available 24 h per day for rapid response. We conclude that there are many factors that influence the management and control of MRSA, including cultural and social behaviour...
- The changing pattern of bloodstream infection in pediatric oncology patients in the United Arab EmiratesO Trad
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Pediatr Hematol Oncol 20:281-9. 2003..This study highlights the need for continuous surveillance of the pattern of bloodstream infection in pediatric oncology patients so that changes may be detected and antimicrobial treatment modified appropriately...