The use of copper surfaces to reduce health care–associated infection rates

A nonrandomized controlled trial

This study explores the use of copper surfaces in reducing the rate of healthcare-associated infections in a pediatric intensive and intermediate care unit in Santiago, Chile. Although not statistically significant, the researchers found that exposure to copper-surfaced objects within the care units resulted in lower rates of healthcare-associated infections.
  • Language: English
  • Released: August 2016
Study included in Corporate Account only.
More than 7,500
companies
trust
Statista
Recommended studies and dossiers
Show more
Recent studies and dossiers
You may also be interested in...
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.

Christof Baron about Statista CEO, MindShare Germany

Any more questions?

Get in touch with us quickly and easily.
We are happy to help!