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Breckwoldt, Jan; Knecht, Monika; Massée, Ralph; Flach, Barbara; Hofmann-Huber, Caroline; Kaap-Fröhlich, Sylvia; Witt, Claudia M; Aeberhard, Ruth; Sax, Hugo (2019). Operating room technician trainees teach medical students - an inter-professional peer teaching approach for infection prevention strategies in the operation room. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 8(1):75.

Schwarz, Hila; Böni, Jürg; Kouyos, Roger D; Turk, Teja; Battegay, Edouard; Kohler, Malcolm; Müller, Rouven; Petry, Heidi; Sax, Hugo; Weber, Rainer; McGeer, Allison; Trkola, Alexandra; Kuster, Stefan P (2019). The TransFLUas influenza transmission study in acute healthcare - recruitment rates and protocol adherence in healthcare workers and inpatients. BMC Infectious Diseases, 19(1):446.

Schreiber, Peter W; Hasse, Barbara; Sax, Hugo (2018). Mycobacterium chimaera infections after cardiac surgery - lessons learned. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 24(11):1117-1118.

Schreiber, Peter W; Sax, Hugo; Wolfensberger, Aline; Clack, Lauren; Kuster, Stefan P; SwissNoso (2018). The preventable proportion of healthcare-associated infections 2005-2016: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 39(11):1277-1295.

Clack, Lauren; Zingg, Walter; Saint, Sanjay; Casillas, Alejandra; Touveneau, Sylvie; da Liberdade Jantarada, Fabricio; Willi, Ursina; van der Kooi, Tjallie; Damschroder, Laura J; Forman, Jane H; Harrod, Molly; Krein, Sarah; Pittet, Didier; Sax, Hugo; PROHIBIT Consortium (2018). Implementing infection prevention practices across European hospitals: an in-depth qualitative assessment. BMJ Quality and Safety, 27(10):771-780.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Meier, Marie-Theres; Clack, Lauren; Schreiber, Peter W; Sax, Hugo (2018). Preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia ‒ a mixed-method study to find behavioral leverage for better protocol adherence. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 39(10):1222-1229.

Plate, Andreas; Kohl, Thomas A; Keller, Peter M; Majer, Sabine; Fulchini, Rosamaria; Strahm, Carol; Medugno, Cristoforo; Rancic, Zoran; Husmann, Lars; Sax, Hugo; Niemann, Stefan; Hasse, Barbara (2018). Aortic endograft infection with Mycobacterium chimaera and Granulicatella adiacens, Switzerland, 2014. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24(9):1700-1704.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Clack, Lauren; Kuster, Stefan P; Passerini, Simone; Mody, Lona; Chopra, Vineet; Msa, Jason Mann; Sax, Hugo (2018). Transfer of pathogens to and from patients, healthcare providers, and medical devices during care activity-a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 39(09):1093-1107.

Schreiber, Peter W; Köhler, Nora; Cervera, Rosita; Hasse, Barbara; Sax, Hugo; Keller, Peter M (2018). Detection limit of Mycobacterium chimaera in water samples for monitoring medical device safety: insights from a pilot experimental series. Journal of Hospital Infection, 99(3):284-289.

Clack, Lauren; Passerini, Simone; Wolfensberger, Aline; Sax, Hugo; Manser, Tanja (2018). Frequency and Nature of Infectious Risk Moments During Acute Care Based on the INFORM Structured Classification Taxonomy. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 39(3):272-279.

Sommerstein, Rami; Hasse, Barbara; Marschall, Jonas; Sax, Hugo; Genoni, Michele; Schlegel, Matthias; Widmer, Andreas F; Swiss Chimaera Taskforce (2018). Global Health Estimate of Invasive Mycobacterium chimaera Infections Associated with Heater-Cooler Devices in Cardiac Surgery. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24(3):576-578.

Clack, Lauren; Passerini, Simone; Manser, Tanja; Sax, Hugo (2018). Likelihood of Infectious Outcomes Following Infectious Risk Moments During Patient Care-An International Expert Consensus Study and Quantitative Risk Index. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 39(3):280-289.

Keller, Jonas; Wolfensberger, Aline; Clack, Lauren; Kuster, Stefan P; Dunic, Mesida; Eis, Doris; Flammer, Yvonne; Keller, Dagmar I; Sax, Hugo (2018). Do wearable alcohol-based handrub dispensers increase hand hygiene compliance? - a mixed-methods study. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 7:143.

van der Kooi, Tjallie; Sax, Hugo; Pittet, Didier; van Dissel, Jaap; van Benthem, Birgit; Walder, Bernhard; Cartier, Vanessa; Clack, Lauren; de Greeff, Sabine; Wolkewitz, Martin; Hieke, Stefanie; Boshuizen, Hendriek; van de Kassteele, Jan; Van den Abeele, Annemie; PROHIBIT consortium; et al (2018). Prevention of hospital infections by intervention and training (PROHIBIT): results of a pan-European cluster-randomized multicentre study to reduce central venous catheter-related bloodstream infections. Intensive Care Medicine, 44(1):48-60.

Kuster, Stefan P; Eisenring, Marie-Christine; Sax, Hugo; Troillet, Nicolas; SwissNoso (2017). Structure, Process, and Outcome Quality of Surgical Site Infection Surveillance in Switzerland. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 38(10):1172-1181.

Akers, Isabel; Weber, Rainer; Sax, Hugo; Böni, Jürg; Trkola, Alexandra; Kuster, Stefan (2017). Influence of time to diagnosis of severe influenza on antibiotic use, length of stay, isolation precautions, and mortality: a retrospective study. Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses, 11(4):337-344.

Erb, Stefan; Keller, Peter M; Masseray, Virginie; Hirt-Minkows, Patricia; Georgalis, Argyrios; Egli, Adrian; Hopfer, Helmut; Hasler, Pascal W; Zweifel, Sandrine; Wilson, Patrick; Graber, Peter; Eckstein, Friedrich S; Schlegel, Matthias; Sax, Hugo; Widmer, Andreas; Hasse, Barbara (2017). B-Symptome nach Herzoperation. Swiss Medical Forum, 17(19):434-437.

Clack, Lauren; Sax, Hugo (2017). Annals for hospitalists inpatient notes - human factors engineering and inpatient care-new ways to solve old problems. Annals of Internal Medicine, 166(8):HO2-HO3.

Sommerstein, Rami; Schreiber, Peter W; Diekema, Daniel J; Edmond, Michael B; Hasse, Barbara; Marschall, Jonas; Sax, Hugo (2017). Mycobacterium chimaera outbreak associated with heater-cooler devices: piecing the puzzle together. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 38(1):103-108.

Clack, Lauren; Scotoni, Manuela; Wolfensberger, Aline; Sax, Hugo (2017). "First-person view" of pathogen transmission and hand hygiene - use of a new head-mounted video capture and coding tool. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 6:108.

Colombo, Carlo; Merz, Brigitte; Sax, Hugo (2017). Einsatz von Sicherheitsinstrumenten im Gesundheitswesen in der Schweiz - Ergebnisse einer Umfrage in Spitälern. Suva Medical:62-76.

Schreiber, Peter W; Sax, Hugo (2017). Mycobacterium chimaera infections associated with heater–cooler units in cardiac surgery. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 30(4):388-394.

Stewardson, Andrew James; Sax, Hugo (2017). Performance feedback. In: Pittet, D; Boyce, J M; Allegranzi, B. Hand hygiene : a handbook for medical professionals. Chichester: Wyley Blackwell, 172-179.

Schreiber, Peter W; Kuster, Stefan P; Hasse, Barbara; Bayard, Cornelia; Rüegg, Christian; Kohler, Philipp; Keller, Peter M; Bloemberg, Guido V; Maisano, Francesco; Bettex, Dominique; Halbe, Maximilian; Sommerstein, Rami; Sax, Hugo (2016). Reemergence of Mycobacterium chimaera in Heater-Cooler Units despite Intensified Cleaning and Disinfection Protocol. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 22(10):1830-1833.

Stewardson, Andrew James; Sax, Hugo; Gayet-Ageron, Angèle; Touveneau, Sylvie; Longtin, Yves; Zingg, Walter; Pittet, Didier (2016). Enhanced performance feedback and patient participation to improve hand hygiene compliance of health-care workers in the setting of established multimodal promotion: a single-centre, cluster randomised controlled trial. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 16(12):1345-1355.

Sax, Hugo; Kuster, Stefan P; Tehrany, Yassaman Alipour; Ren, Ruoxi; Uçkay, Ilker; Agostinho, Americo; Stephan, François; Wachsmuth, Maud; Walder, Bernard; Hoffmeyer, Pierre; Pittet, Didier (2016). Eight-year sustainability of a successful intervention to prevent urinary tract infection: A mixed-methods study. American Journal of Infection Control, 44(7):820-824.

Sommerstein, Rami; Rüegg, Christian; Kohler, Philipp; Bloemberg, Guido; Kuster, Stefan P; Sax, Hugo (2016). Transmission of mycobacterium chimaera from heater-cooler units during cardiac surgery despite an ultraclean air ventilation system. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 22(6):1008-1013.

Kohler, Philipp; Kuster, Stefan P; Bloemberg, Guido; Schulthess, Bettina; Frank, Michelle; Tanner, Felix C; Rössle, Matthias; Böni, Christian; Falk, Volkmar; Wilhelm, Markus J; Sommerstein, Rami; Achermann, Yvonne; Ten Oever, Jaap; Debast, Sylvia B; Wolfhagen, Maurice J H M; Brandon Bravo Bruinsma, George J; Vos, Margreet C; Bogers, Ad; Serr, Annerose; Beyersdorf, Friedhelm; Sax, Hugo; Böttger, Erik C; Weber, Rainer; van Ingen, Jakko; Wagner, Dirk; Hasse, Barbara (2015). Healthcare-associated prosthetic heart valve, aortic vascular graft, and disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera infections subsequent to open heart surgery. European Heart Journal, 36(40):2745-2753.

Achermann, Yvonne; Seidl, Kati; Kuster, Stefan P; Leimer, Nadja; Durisch, Nina; Ajdler-Schäffler, Evelyne; Karrer, Stephan; Senn, Gabriela; Holzmann-Bürgel, Anne; Wolfensberger, Aline; Leone, Antonio; Arlettaz, Romaine; Zinkernagel, Annelies S; Sax, Hugo (2015). Epidemiology of Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus in a Neonatology Ward. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology:1-8.

Ruehe, Bettina; Capaul, Riccarda; Müller, Nadja; Sax, Hugo; Hasse, Barbara (2015). Wie lautet Ihre Diagnose? Praxis, 104(17):893-895.

von Braun, Amrei; Thomas, Yves; Sax, Hugo (2015). Do high-touch surfaces in public spaces pose a risk for influenza transmission? A virologic study during the peak of the 2009 influenza A(H1N1) pandemic in Geneva, Switzerland. American Journal of Infection Control, 43(12):1372-1373.

Kohler, Philipp; Sommerstein, Rami; Schönrath, Felix; Ajdler-Schäffler, Evelyne; Anagnostopoulos, Alexia; Tschirky, Sandra; Falk, Volkmar; Kuster, Stefan P; Sax, Hugo (2015). Effect of perioperative mupirocin and antiseptic body wash on infection rate and causative pathogens in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. American Journal of Infection Control, 43(7):e33-e38.

Sax, Hugo; Bloemberg, Guido; Hasse, Barbara; Sommerstein, Rami; Kohler, Philipp; Achermann, Yvonne; Rössle, Matthias; Falk, Volkmar; Kuster, Stefan P; Böttger, Erik C; Weber, Rainer (2015). Prolonged Outbreak of Mycobacterium chimaera Infection After Open-Chest Heart Surgery. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 61(1):67-75.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Durisch, Nina; Mertin, Juliane; Ajdler-Schaeffler, Evelyne; Sax, Hugo (2015). Evaluating the tolerability and acceptability of an alcohol-based hand rub - real-life experience with the WHO protocol. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 4(18):online.

Clack, Lauren; Schmutz, Jan; Manser, Tanja; Sax, Hugo (2014). Infectious risk moments: a novel, human factors-informed approach to infection prevention. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(8):1051-1055.

Zingg, Walter; Huttner, Benedikt D; Sax, Hugo; Pittet, Didier (2014). Assessing the burden of healthcare-associated infections through prevalence studies: what is the best method? Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(6):674-684.

Clack, Lauren; Kuster, Stefan P; Giger, Heidi; Giuliani, Francesca; Sax, Hugo (2014). Low-hanging fruit for human factors design in infection prevention--still too high to reach? American Journal of Infection Control, 42(6):679-681.

Landelle, Caroline; Iten, Anne; Uçkay, Ilker; Sax, Hugo; Camus, Véronique; Cohen, Gilles; Renzi, Gesuele; Schrenzel, Jacques; Pittet, Didier; Perrier, Arnaud; Harbarth, Stephan (2014). Does colonization with methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus protect against nosocomial acquisition of methicillin-resistant S. aureus? Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(5):527-533.

Sax, Hugo (2014). Mediendossier zu Mortalitätszahlen: Spitalhygiene als Startup-Unternehmen. Zürich: H+.

Osterhoff, Georg; Spirig, José; Klasen, Jürgen; Kuster, Stefan P; Zinkernagel, Annelies S; Sax, Hugo; Min, Kan (2014). Perforation and bacterial contamination of microscope covers in lumbar spinal decompressive surgery. Medical Principles and Practice, 23(4):302-306.

Uçkay, Ilker; Sax, Hugo; Hoffmeyer, Pierre; Lew, Daniel; Pittet, Didier (2014). Severe soft-tissue infections. In: Bersten, Andrew; Soni, Neil. Oh’s intensive care manual. London: Elsevier, 733.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Sax, Hugo; Weber, Rainer; Zbinden, Reinhard; Kuster, Stefan P; Hombach, Michael (2013). Change of antibiotic susceptibility testing guidelines from CLSI to EUCAST: Influence on cumulative hospital antibiograms. PLoS ONE, 8(11):e79130.

Uçkay, Ilker; Sax, Hugo; Gayet-Ageron, Angèle; Ruef, Christian; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Troillet, Nicolas; Petignat, Christiane; Bernasconi, Enos; Balmelli, Carlo; Widmer, Andreas; Boubaker, Karim; Pittet, Didier (2013). High proportion of healthcare-associated urinary tract infection in the absence of prior exposure to urinary catheter: a cross-sectional study. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 2:5.

Sax, Hugo; Clack, Lauren; Touveneau, Sylvie; Jantarada, Fabricio da Liberdade; Pittet, Didier; Zingg, Walter (2013). Implementation of infection control best practice in intensive care units throughout Europe: a mixed-method evaluation study. Implementation Science, 8:24.

Longtin, Yves; Farquet, Natacha; Gayet-Ageron, Angèle; Sax, Hugo; Pittet, Didier (2012). Caregivers' Perceptions of Patients as Reminders to Improve Hand Hygiene. Archives of Internal Medicine, 172(19):1516-1517.

Sax, Hugo (2012). Seeing the system inside-out. Reflections, 12(3):12-18.

Widmer, Andreas F; Sax, Hugo; Pittet, Didier (1999). Infection control and hospital epidemiology outside the United States. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 20(1):17-21.

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