Faculty

Kang, JaHyun

Kang, JaHyun

Associate Professor
Adult Health Nursing

Education

Career

Research Interests

Hospital Epidemiology
Prevention and Control of Healthcare-associated Infections
Cost-effectiveness analysis for infection control decision making
Improving infection control practice compliance
Patient safety and quality improvement in the area of infection control

Publications

Articles

■ Magnetta, DA., Kang, J., Wearden, PD., Smith, KJ., & Feingold, B. (2018). Cost-Effectiveness of Ventricular Assist Device Destination Therapy for Advanced Heart Failure in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Pediatric Cardiology, 39(6), 1242-8

■ Kang, J., Kim, E., Choi, J., Hong, H., Han, S., Choi, I., Ryu, J., Kim, J., Kim, J., & Park, E. (2018). Difficulties in using personal protective equipment: Training experiences with the 2015 outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome in Korea. American Journal of Infection Control, 46, 235-237

■ 강자현. (2018). 다양한 개인 보호구 사용 방법에 따른 오염 발생 비교를 위한 시뮬레이션 실험 결과. Korean J Med. 93(1), 41-49

■ Kang, J., Kim, E. J., Choi, J. H., Hong, H. K., Han, S.-H., Choi, I. S., . . . Park, E. S. (2017). Difficulties in using personal protective equipment: Training experiences with the 2015 outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome in Korea. AJIC: American Journal of Infection Control.

■ Kang, J., Amp, Apos, Donnell, J. M., Colaianne, B., Bircher, N., . . . Smith, K. J. (2017). Use of personal protective equipment among health care personnel: Results of clinical observations and simulations. AJIC: American Journal of Infection Control, 45(1), 17-23.

■ Kang, J., Smith, K., & Bryce, C. (2015). Decreasing trends of healthcare-associated infections: Multifactorial Synergy. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 36(6), 656-657. [Invited Commentary].

■ Kang, J., Smith, K., Bryce, C., & Muto, C. (2015). Economic analysis of universal active surveillance screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Perspective matters. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 36(1), 14-16. [Invited Commentary].

■ Kang, J., Engberg, S., & Muto, C. (2014). Survey on Influenza vaccination non-compliance among nursing students. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(10), 1316-1317.

■ Kang, J., Sickbert-Bennett, E., Brown, V., Weber, D., & Rutala, W. (2014). Changes in the incidence of healthcare-associated pathogens at a university hospital from 2005 to 2011. American Journal of Infection Control, 42(7), 770-5.

■ Kang, J., Weber, D., Mark, B., & Rutala, W. (2014). Survey of North Carolina hospital policies regarding visitor use of personnel protective equipment for entering the rooms of patients under isolation precautions. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(3), 259-64.

■ Kang, J. (2012). Systematic literature review of fecal bacteriotherapy for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection. Korean Journal of Nosocomial Infection Control, 17(2), 70-8. Korean.

■ Weber, D., Kang, J., Brown, V., Sickbert-Bennett, E., & Rutala, W. (2012). Preventing catheter-associated urinary tract infections: Hospital location of catheter insertion. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 33(10), 1057-8.

■ Kang, J., Sickbert-Bennett, E., Brown, V., Weber, D., & Rutala, W. (2012). Relative frequency of health care-associated pathogens by infection site at a university hospital from 1980 to 2008. American Journal of Infection Control, 40(5), 416-20.

■ Kang, J., Mandsager, P., Biddle, A., & Weber, D. (2012). Cost-effectiveness analysis of active surveillance screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an academic hospital setting. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 33(5), 477-86.

■ Jeon, J., Kang, J., Park, M., Park, W., Park, K., Choi, E., Chae, D., & Kim, H. (2009). Investigation on the hemodialysis system contaminated with Ralstoria pickettia. Korean Journal of Nosocomial Infection Control, 14(1), 43-50.

■ Kang, J., Kim, H., Chin, H., Park, K., & Choi, E. (2004). Development of computerized surveillance programs based on a hospital electronic medical records system. Korean Journal of Nosocomial Infection Control, 9, 107-116.

■ Kang, J., Kim, H., Park, K., & Choi, E. (2004). Infection control activities in Seoul National University Bundang Hospital. Korean Journal of Nosocomial Infection Control, 9, 151-158.

■ Roh, J., Kang, J., Park, N., Yu, J., Yu, H., & Lee, H. (2003). Association between bone mineral density and knee osteoarthritis among rural postmenopausal women. Journal of Institute Health and Environment, 13(1), 55-60.



Book Chapters

■ Kang, J. (2012). Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (2nd ed.). Hyunmoon Sa.

■ Kang, J. (2012). Viral hepatitis. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (2nd ed.). Hyunmoon Sa.

■ Kang, J. (2006). Surgical site infection. In Korean Society of Nosocomial Infection Control (Eds.), Guidelines for infection control (3rd ed., pp. 145-169). Hanmi Medical Books.

■ Kang, J. (2006). Infection control in endoscope reprocessing. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (1st ed., pp. 368-387). Dongbang Hanmunwha.

■ Kang, J. (2006). Infection control for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (1st ed., pp. 463-495). Dongbang Hanmunwha.

■ Kang, J. (2006). Infection control for hepatitis. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (1st ed., pp. 504-534). Dongbang Hanmunwha.

■ Kang, J. (2006). Infection control in food and cookery. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), KAICN text of infection control (1st ed., pp. 645-673). Dongbang Hanmunwha.

■ Kang, J., & Yoon, S. (2002). General principles for infection prevention and control. In Korean Association of Infection Control Nurses (Eds.), Handbook of infection control (1st ed., pp. 51-82). Oden.

■ Kang, J. (2001). Surgical site infection. In Korean Society of Nosocomial Infection Control (Eds.). Guidelines for infection control (2nd ed., pp. 94-104). Medical Books.