Predicting and explaining behavioral intention and hand sanitizer use among US Army soldiers

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dc.contributor.author Lin, Naiqing
dc.contributor.author Roberts, Kevin R.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-09T17:35:23Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-09T17:35:23Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/38186
dc.description Citation: Naiqing Lin, Kevin R. Roberts, (2017) Predicting and explaining behavioral intention and hand sanitizer use among US Army soldiers, In American Journal of Infection Control, 45(4),396-400. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2016.11.008.
dc.description.abstract According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, simple hand washing is one of the most effective methods to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.1,2,3 The literature shows a strong and consistent association between personal hand hygiene and reduced gastrointestinal disease, respiratory illness, and absenteeism in the work force.1,4,5 Hands are the primary mode of transmission for many infectious diseases, particularly among military personnel.6 Hand hygiene is a proven measure of controlling infection in military settings.
dc.relation.uri https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2016.11.008
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
dc.subject Infection prevention
dc.subject Hand hygiene
dc.subject Behavioral beliefs
dc.subject Absolute intention
dc.title Predicting and explaining behavioral intention and hand sanitizer use among US Army soldiers
dc.type Article
dc.date.published 2017
dc.citation.doi 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.11.008
dc.citation.epage 400
dc.citation.issn 0196-6553
dc.citation.issue 4
dc.citation.jtitle American Journal of Infection Control
dc.citation.spage 396
dc.citation.volume 45
dc.description.embargo 2018-04-01
dc.contributor.authoreid nlin
dc.contributor.authoreid kevrob
dc.contributor.kstate Lin, Naiqing
dc.contributor.kstate Roberts, Kevin R.


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