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Perceptions of healthcare professionals regarding the main challenges and barriers to effective hospital infection control in Mongolia: a qualitative study

Ider, Bat-Erdene; Adams, Jon; Morton, Anthony; Whitby, Michael; Clements, Archie


BACKGROUND It is not fully understood why healthcare decision-makers of developing countries often give low priority to infection control and why they are unable to implement international guidelines. This study aimed to identify the main perceived challenges and barriers that hinder the effective implementation of infection control programmes in Mongolia. METHODS In 2008, qualitative research involving 4 group and 55 individual interviews was conducted in the capital city of Mongolia and two...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012-07-31
Type: Journal article
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-12-170


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