Philip C Carling

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Cruise ship environmental hygiene and the risk of norovirus infection outbreaks: an objective assessment of 56 vessels over 3 years
    Philip C Carling
    Carney Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02124, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1312-7. 2009
  2. doi Improving environmental hygiene in 27 intensive care units to decrease multidrug-resistant bacterial transmission
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Medicine PCC, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:1054-9. 2010
  3. doi Improving cleaning of the environment surrounding patients in 36 acute care hospitals
    Philip C Carling
    Infectious Diseases Section, Caritas Carney Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02124, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:1035-41. 2008
  4. doi Evaluating hygienic cleaning in health care settings: what you do not know can harm your patients
    Philip C Carling
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 38:S41-50. 2010
  5. doi Dangerous cows: an analysis of disinfection cleaning of computer keyboards on wheels
    John Leander Po
    Department of Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:778-80. 2009
  6. ncbi An evaluation of patient area cleaning in 3 hospitals using a novel targeting methodology
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Hospital Epidemiology, Carney Hospital, Boston 02124, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:513-9. 2006
  7. ncbi Improved cleaning of patient rooms using a new targeting method
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Hospital Epidemiology, Carney Hospital, Boston, MA 02124, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:385-8. 2006

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Publications7

  1. doi Cruise ship environmental hygiene and the risk of norovirus infection outbreaks: an objective assessment of 56 vessels over 3 years
    Philip C Carling
    Carney Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02124, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1312-7. 2009
    ..Norovirus infection outbreaks (NoVOs) occur frequently in closed populations, such as cruise ship passengers. Environmental contamination is believed to play an important role in NoVO propagation...
  2. doi Improving environmental hygiene in 27 intensive care units to decrease multidrug-resistant bacterial transmission
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Medicine PCC, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:1054-9. 2010
    ....
  3. doi Improving cleaning of the environment surrounding patients in 36 acute care hospitals
    Philip C Carling
    Infectious Diseases Section, Caritas Carney Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02124, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:1035-41. 2008
    ....
  4. doi Evaluating hygienic cleaning in health care settings: what you do not know can harm your patients
    Philip C Carling
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 38:S41-50. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Dangerous cows: an analysis of disinfection cleaning of computer keyboards on wheels
    John Leander Po
    Department of Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:778-80. 2009
    ..Following a series of educational and programmatic interventions, we were able to improve the thoroughness of cleaning to 100%...
  6. ncbi An evaluation of patient area cleaning in 3 hospitals using a novel targeting methodology
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Hospital Epidemiology, Carney Hospital, Boston 02124, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:513-9. 2006
    ..Using a novel methodology, we developed a means to monitor directly such activities...
  7. ncbi Improved cleaning of patient rooms using a new targeting method
    Philip C Carling
    Department of Hospital Epidemiology, Carney Hospital, Boston, MA 02124, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:385-8. 2006
    ..Educational interventions were implemented, leading to sustained improvement in cleaning of all objects and a >2-fold improvement in cleaning of surfaces previously cleaned <85% of the time (P<or=.001)...