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May-August 2020| Vol 8| Issue 2


Audit on hand hygiene and use of personal protective equipment: Prevention of nosocomial transmission of COVID-19

Since December 2019, all over the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has been causing significant loss of life, disrupting livelihoods and threatening the recent advances in health. This pandemic has de-a...

Original Article

Attitude and beliefs about surgical safety checklist in a North Indian tertiary care hospital, a decade later of World Health Organisation checklist

Background: Avoidable surgical complications account for a large proportion of preventable medical injuries and deaths globally. Surgical safety checklist (SSCL) is evidence‑based, inte...

Original Article

Seroprevalence of hepatitis C infection in patients undergoing haemodialysis in a tertiary care centre

Introduction: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major health problem among these patients in developing countries like India. This could be either due to a non-adherence to strict infect...

Original Article

Practice gaps and challenges to effective patient safety culture in a tertiary hospital in Nigeria

Background: Knowledge and experiences of inefficiencies, odds and difficulties in patient safety culture (PSC) maintenance in health-care systems can facilitate the development and implementa...

Short Report

Applying patient safety principles in public safety in the COVID-19 scenario

COVID-19 has overwhelmed the health systems all over the world. Using a methodology for finding excess deaths due to illnesses, we estimated the statistics for the countries which had their first ca...

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Journal of Patient Safety and Infection Control, a publication of Hospital Infection Society India, is a peer-reviewed online journal with 3 Issues print on demand compilation of issues published.

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