Elizabeth Scott

Summary

Affiliation: Simmons College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A survey of hand hygiene practices on a residential college campus
    Elizabeth Scott
    Simmons College Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community and the Department of Biology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:694-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A pilot study to isolate Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S aureus from environmental surfaces in the home
    Elizabeth Scott
    Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community, Department of Biology, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:458-60. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A critical evaluation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other bacteria of medical interest on commonly touched household surfaces in relation to household demographics
    Elizabeth Scott
    Department of Biology, Simmons College Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:447-53. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A pilot study describing infant formula preparation and feeding practices
    Nancie H Herbold
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, USA
    Int J Environ Health Res 18:451-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint An in-home video study and questionnaire survey of food preparation, kitchen sanitation, and hand washing practices
    Elizabeth Scott
    Department of Biology, Center for Hygiene and Health in the Home and Community, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Environ Health 72:8-13. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Home hygiene and the prevention of infectious disease in developing countries: a responsibility for all
    Kumar Nath
    India Institute of Hygiene, and PH, Calcutta, West Bengal, India
    Int J Environ Health Res 13:S5-8. 2003

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint A survey of hand hygiene practices on a residential college campus
    Elizabeth Scott
    Simmons College Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community and the Department of Biology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:694-6. 2007
    ..However, preventative measures such as handwashing and hand sanitation are often not well-supported, understood, or practiced on campus...
  2. doi request reprint A pilot study to isolate Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S aureus from environmental surfaces in the home
    Elizabeth Scott
    Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community, Department of Biology, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 36:458-60. 2008
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  3. doi request reprint A critical evaluation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other bacteria of medical interest on commonly touched household surfaces in relation to household demographics
    Elizabeth Scott
    Department of Biology, Simmons College Center for Hygiene and Health in Home and Community, Simmons College, 300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:447-53. 2009
    ..We sought to characterize and quantify bacteria of medical interest on commonly touched household surfaces and to evaluate predictors such as employment, day care attendance, and presence of infants and pets...
  4. doi request reprint A pilot study describing infant formula preparation and feeding practices
    Nancie H Herbold
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, USA
    Int J Environ Health Res 18:451-9. 2008
    ..Hand washing is one of the most important home hygiene practices; however, hand washing practices by participants in our study prior to baby bottle preparation was poor...
  5. ncbi request reprint An in-home video study and questionnaire survey of food preparation, kitchen sanitation, and hand washing practices
    Elizabeth Scott
    Department of Biology, Center for Hygiene and Health in the Home and Community, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Environ Health 72:8-13. 2010
    ..This information can aid food safety and other health professionals in targeting food safety education so that consumers understand their own critical role in decreasing their risk for foodborne illness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Home hygiene and the prevention of infectious disease in developing countries: a responsibility for all
    Kumar Nath
    India Institute of Hygiene, and PH, Calcutta, West Bengal, India
    Int J Environ Health Res 13:S5-8. 2003