P A Jumaa

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: United Arab Emirates

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hand hygiene: simple and complex
    P 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
  2. ncbi request reprint A survey of antimicrobial resistance in a tertiary referral hospital in the United Arab Emirates
    P A Jumaa
    Department of Microbiology, Tawam Hospital, PO Box 15258, Al Ain, UAE
    J Chemother 17:376-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint 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 cultures
    P 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
  4. ncbi request reprint The changing pattern of bloodstream infection in pediatric oncology patients in the United Arab Emirates
    O Trad
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 20:281-9. 2003

Collaborators

  • O Trad
  • Z Afify

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Hand hygiene: simple and complex
    P 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint A survey of antimicrobial resistance in a tertiary referral hospital in the United Arab Emirates
    P 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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 cultures
    P 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint The changing pattern of bloodstream infection in pediatric oncology patients in the United Arab Emirates
    O 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...