Evaluation of the protective value of hospital gowns against blood strike-through and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus penetration
Inactivation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1, hepatitis A virus, respiratory syncytial virus, vaccinia virus, herpes simplex virus type 1, and poliovirus type 2 by hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization
Availability of Journal back issues
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus outbreak
Sanitary care and maintenance of ice-storage chests and ice-making machines in health care facilities
Correction
APIC strategic planning member survey, 1997
Bound volumes available to subscribers
Measuring and improving the performance of health care providers
On the Move?
Hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization is effective against Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts
Tuberculosis control through respirator wear
Levels of microbial contamination on surgical instruments
A pseudoepidemic of Alcaligenes xylosoxidans attributable to contaminated saline
AJIC
Aseptics and aesthetics of chlorine bleach
Aseptics and aesthetics of chlorine bleach
MONITORING THE EFFICACY OF THE STERILIZER'S CYCLE AND A DEVICE'S SUITABILITY FOR USE
SOAKING ENDOSCOPES IN 2% GLUTARALDEHYDE FOR 20 MINUTES
SOAKING ENDOSCOPES IN 2% GLUTARALDEHYDE FOR 20 MINUTES
ANTICIPATED RELIABILITY OF lIQUID CHEMICAL STERILANTS
[check mark]PYROGENIC REACTIONS FOLLOWING ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY PROCEDURES WITH REPROCESSED CATHETERS
INFECTIONS AND COMPLICATIONS RELATED TO INSERTION OF 126 PERIPHERALLY INSERTED CENTRAL CATHETERS OVER A 34-MONTH PERIOD
PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF INFECTIONS RELATED TO THE USE OF TEMPORARY HEMODIALYSIS CATHETERS
FLAVOBACTERIUM INDOLOGENES BACTEREMIA LINKED TO CONTAMINATED ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY ELECTRODES
SELECTION AND USE OF DISINFECTANTS FOR TRANSVAGINAL ULTRASOUND PROBES
[check mark]THE USE OF HYPOCHLORITE SOLUTION TO CONTROL THE SPREAD OF CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTIONS
INACTIVATED GLUTARALDEHYDE
IMPROVING HIGH LEVEL DISINFECTION PRACTICES AND ELIMINATING GLUTARALDEHYDE EXPOSURE HAZARDS BEYOND THE HOSPITAL BOUNDARIES
[check mark]ENVIRONMENTAL SURVEILLANCE AND CONTROL OF VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS (VRE) IN THE ICU
ADAPTATION OF HICPAC RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PREVENTING THE SPREAD OF VANCOMYCINRESISTANT ENTEROCOCCI (VRE) IN AN URBAN, PUBLIC HOSPITAL
SURVEILLANCE FOR ENTERIC VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS FAECIUM ACQUISITION IN AN ACUTE DIALYSIS UNIT
[check mark]PSEUDO-EPIDEMIC OF MYCOBACTERIUM KANSASII ASSOCIATED WITH THE HOSPITAL'S WATER SYSTEM
[check mark]A CLUSTER OF NECROTIZING ENTEROCOLITIS IN FULL TERM INFANTS UNDERGOING OPEN HEART SURGERY
A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF NEUROSURGICAL SHUNT INFECTIONS (NSI) IN CHILDREN
[check mark]IMPLEMENTATION OF A SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR THE HEALTHCARE WORKER FOLLOWING AN OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE
OUTBREAK OF A LOWER RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTION IN A HAWAII LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY CAUSED BY A/SYDNEY/05/97-LIKE VIRUS
THE IMPACT OF DOWNSIZING ON ACCESS TO NEGATIVE FLOW ISOLATION ROOMS
A COMPARISON OF ISOLATION PROTOCOL FOR RESISTANT ORGANISMS AMONG MEDICAL FACILITIES IN SOUTHWESTERN PA
WASTE NOT WANT NOT
THE EXPERIENCE OF SIX- TO TEN-YEAR-OLD CHILDREN IN ISOLATION IN HOSPITAL
APACHE II AND ISS SCORES AS PREDICTORS OF NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
AN EFFECTIVE SYSTEM FOR POST DISCHARGE SURGICAL SITE INFECTION SURVEILLANCE IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
EFFECT OF POST-DISCHARGE SURVEILLANCE (PDS) ON CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT (CABG) INFECTION RATES WHEN FOCUSED SURVEILLANCE PERFORMED IN COLLABORATION WITH CONTRACT HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL PROGRAM
STRATEGY FOR IMPROVING IC PRACTICES AMONG CARDIOTHORACIC OPERATING ROOM PERSONNEL
[check mark]ACCURACY OF NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION SURVEILLANCE AS PERFORMED BY INFECTION CONTROL OR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT STAFF
REDESIGNING THE BUSINESS OF INFECTION CONTROL FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
INCON
INFECTION CONTROL SERVICES PROVIDED TO YALE NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL'S VERTICAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY NETWORK
[check mark]LATEX ALLERGY SCREENING
[check mark]QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICAL INTEGRITY OF LATEX GLOVES FOLLOWING TREATMENT WITH MOISTURIZING LOTIONS AND CREAMS
STANDARD PRECAUTIONS VS. UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONS
A QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS OF FIVE TYPES OF NEGATIVE PRESSURE INDICATORS FOR AIRBORNE PRECAUTION ROOMS
RESULTS OF BLOOD CULTURE CONTAMINATION STUDY IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM
NEONATAL BLOODSTREAM INFECTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH PICC LINES
A MONITORING STRATEGY TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH AN INTRAVASCULAR DEVICE POLICY
[check mark]COMPARATIVE RATES OF CATHETER-RELATED BLOOD STREAM INFECTIONS ACCORDING TO SPECIFIC UNDERLYING CANCER
PERIPHERAL INTRAVENOUS (IV) CATHETERS
CATHETER-ASSOCIATED BLOODSTREAM INFECTION AND CELLULITIS IN HOME CARE PATIENTS
TRACKING CATHETER-RELATED COMPLICATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH PERIPHERALLY INSERTED CENTRAL CATHETERS (PICCS) FOR ADULT PATIENTS AFTER DISCHARGE FROM A TERTIARY CARE FACILITY
EVALUATION OF ROUTINE CENTRAL VENOUS CATHETER EXCANGES MAXIMAL BARRIER PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT CATHETER INFECTION
MEETING A TWO-HOUR WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY FOR POST-EXPOSURE HIV MANAGEMENT ON A FRIDAY AFTERNOON
PREVENTION OF OCCUPATIONAL BLOOD-BORNE PATHOGEN EXPOSURE AMONG EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL
INFLUENZA VACCINE RATES
ADHERENCE TO INFECTION CONTROL GUIDELINES FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS BY MEDICAL FACILITIES IN SOUTHWESTERN PA
A SUCCESSFUL INFLUENZA IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM IN MULTI-HOSPITAL HEALTH SYSTEM EMPLOYEES
THE EFFECTS OF TOPICAL PRODUCTS ON SKIN PATCH REACTIONS ELICITED BY LATEX GLOVE MATERIAL
SCABIES EXPOSURE
UNIT-BASED EMPLOYEE INFLUENZA VACCINATION PROGRAM; AN APPROACH TO INCREASE INFLUENZA VACCINE COMPLIANCE AMONG DIRECT PATIENT CARE GIVERS
[check mark]SEROCONVERSION RATES AMONG HCWs POST VARICELLA VIRUS VACCINE
COMPETENCY TESTING OF HEALTHCARE WORKERS (HCW) IN INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICE
A MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM SUCCESS STORY
UP-SIZING CHILD VISITATION IN A CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL-CAN MORE BE BETTER?
PARENTS AS A VECTOR FOR NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
[check mark]DECREASING BLOODSTREAM INFECTION RATES IN VERY LOW BIRTHWEIGHT INFANTS WITH TOPICAL OINTMENT THERAPY
ENTEROCOCCUS DISPERSION BY HAND HELD FLUSHER WAND AND RIM FLUSHING HOPPER
AN INTERDISCIPLINARY TEAM APPROACH TO CONTROL NOSOCOMIAL TRANSMISSION OF METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS AND IMPROVE VANCOMYCIN USE IN A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
VANCOMYCIN INTERMEDIATE STAPH AUREUS (VISA) ISOLATE INVESTIGATION IN A TEACHING HOSPITAL IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY
CONTROL OF A COMMON SOURCE OUTBREAK OF METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS IN A NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
OUTBREAK OF VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS (VRE) IN A MEDICAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT (MICU) AT A CANCER HOSPITAL
COMPLIANCE WITH THE FEDERAL REGISTER'S VRE GUIDELINES
TRACKING PATIENTS WITH MULTIPLE DRUG RESISTANT ORGANISMS WITHIN AN INTEGRATED DELIVERY SYSTEM
PENICILLIN-RESISTANT STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE
EDUCATIONAL STRATEGIES FOR REINTEGRATION OF VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS (VRE) POSITIVE PATIENTS BASED ON DIFFERENTIAL RISK ASSESSMENT
INFECTION CONTROL STUDY ON HANDWASHING AND GLOVE USE COMPLIANCE WITH RESPECT TO VRE
[check mark]ARE PREVALENCE SURVEYS AN EFFECTIVE MEASUREMENT FOR VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS (VRE) CONTROL IN A HIGH-RISK PATIENT AREA?
RAMIFICATIONS OF PARTICIPATION IN PROJECT ICARE BY A MILITARY HOSPITAL
INCIDENCE OF VRE STOOL CARRIAGE AMONG PATIENTS ADMITTED TO AN INTENSIVE CARE UNIT IN AN ONCOLOGY HOSPITAL
RESULTS OF A SURVEY TO DETERMINE MRSA AND VRE ISOLATION PRACTICES AND INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS IN CALIFORNIA SKILLED NURSING FACILITIES
INCIDENCE OF CO-COLONIZATION WITH VRE AND MRSA IN PATIENTS AT A UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
USE OF ORAL BACITRACIN FOR ERADICATION OF VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS (VRE)
INTERDISCIPLINARY AND INNOVATIVE WAYS IN MINIMIZING THE SPREAD OF VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS IN AN EPICENTER SMALL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
THE EFFICACY OF A PNEUMONIA ACTION TEAM (PAT) ON THE TIMELINESS OF ANTIBIOTIC ADMINISTRATION IN PATIENTS WITH AN ADMITTING DIAGNOSIS OF PNEUMONIA
ANTIMICROBIAL TEAM ROUNDS INFLUENCES PRESCRIBING BEHAVIOR
ANTIBIOTIC INTERVENTION PROGRAM
THE IMPORTANCE OF APPROPRIATE ANTIMICROBIAL PROPHYLAXIS FOR CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING
DESTRUCTION OF A GLUTARALDEHYDE-RESISTANT MYCOBACTERIUM BY A PER-OXYGEN DISINFECTANT
THE EFFECTS OF USING A MOISTURIZING LOTION AND CREAM IN COMBINATION WITH A CHLORHEXIDINE SCRUB
A COMPREHENSIVE COMPARISON OF THE IN VITRO AND IN VIVO ANTIMICROBIAL EFFECTIVENESS OF TRICLOSAN, CHLORHEXIDINE, ALCOHOL/CHLORHEXIDINE, AND POLAXAMER IODINE TOPICAL FORMULATIONS
IN VITRO EVALUATION OF A NEW, ALCOHOL-BASED, SURGICAL HAND SCRUB FORMULATION WITH EMOLLIENT CHARACTERISTICS
HEALTH CARE PROVIDER CONCISE INFECTION CONTROL REFERENCE GUIDE-A STRATEGY TO INCREASE PHYSICIAN'S INFECTION CONTROL AWARENESS
BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN CHALLENGE
DEVELOPMENT OF AN INFECTION CONTROL COURSE FOR HOUSE OFFICERS AND MEDICAL STUDENTS
EFFECTIVENESS OF INTENSIVE STAFF EDUCATION ON PATIENT'S ACCEPTANCE OF INFLUENZA AND PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINES IN HOME-BASED PRIMARY CARE
MANAGEMENT OF MULTIPLE DRUG RESISTANT ORGANISMS IN A VA NURSING HOME
INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICES IN SIX LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES IN AN INTEGRATED HEALTHCARE DELIVERY SYSTEM
PUTTING OUT THE FIRE
A SPOT OF TROUBLE
LESSONS LEARNED
ACINETOBACTER ANITRATUS OUTBREAK IN A BURN UNIT
A NOSOCOMIAL OUTBREAK OF MULTIDRUG-RESISTANT TUBERCULOSIS
OUTBREAK OF IMIPENEM-RESISTANT ACINETOBACTER BAUMANNII LINKED TO CONTAMINATED RESPIRATORY THERAPY EQUIPMENT
INVESTIGATION OF A HOSPITAL-WIDE OUTBREAK OF METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS (MRSA)
PEELING THE ONION
A PSEUDOMONAS OUTBREAK
ROTAVIRUS OUTBREAK ON A PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY FLOOR
INVESTIGATION OF A CLUSTER OF SERRATIA MARCESENS INFECTIONS IN AN INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
PERSISTENCE OF PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
OUTBREAK OF ACINETOBACTER BAUMANNII IN A TRAUMA BURN CENTER
USE OF AN ISOLATION KARDEX IN AN 800-BED ACUTE-CARE FACILITY
SURGICAL SITE INFECTION-COST EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION OF COUNCIL FOR HEALTHCARE STANDARDS (ACHS) CLINICAL INDICATOR
[check mark]POST-DISCHARGE SURVEILLANCE IN OPEN HEART SURGERY-IS IT WORTH THE TIME?
PERILS AND PITFALLS
USE OF NNIS SURVEILLANCE METHODS TO REDUCE VASCULAR SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS
[check mark]ANALYSIS OF RISK FACTORS FOR SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS (SSI) FOLLOWING C-SECTIONS USING AGGREGATE DATA FROM TWO SURVEILLANCE PERIODS
[check mark]ASSESSING THE ACCURACY OF VENTILATOR DAYS IN INTENSIVE CARE UNITS
INFECTION CONTROL INDICATORS
BENCHMARKING BY ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITALS BASED ON CDC'S NATIONAL NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION SURVEILLANCE MODEL
INFECTION CONTROL STANDARDS FOR SELECTION AND PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS/ DEVICES
FLEXIBLE ENDOSCOPY
INVESTIGATION OF AN INCREASE IN BLOOD AND BODY FLUID (BBFE) EXPOSURES RELATED TO LANCET REMOVAL FROM PENLET AFTER CAPILLARY BLOOD GLUCOSE (CBG) MONITORING
SELECTION, PLACEMENT, AND USE OF SHARPS DISPOSAL CONTAINERS
TEAM APPROACH TO IMPLEMENTING CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE (CJD)-PRECAUTIONS
EFFECTIVENESS OF CONTACT ISOLATION IN CONTROLLING INCIDENCE OF VRE IN AN INPATIENT POPULATION
REDUCING URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS BY LOWERING URINE pH USING VITAMIN C IN A SKILLED NURSING FACILITY
UTILIZING RISK AVOIDANCE PREDICTIVE MODEL TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES WITH URINARY CATHETERS IN A HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION
REDUCTION OF NOSOCOMIAL URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS WITH THE USE OF THE BARDEX IC CATHETER SYSTEM
IDENTIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT OF RECURRENT UTI AMONG MENTALLY RETARDED AND DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED CLIENTS
DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDS OF CARE FOR LONG-TERM PATIENTS WITH URINARY CATHETERS
THE EFFECT OF A SILVER/HYDROGEL COATED FOLEY CATHETER IN REDUCING URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS IN HOME CARE
DEVELOPMENT OF BENCHMARK URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI) RATES WITHIN A REHABILITATION FACILITY
KNOWLEDGE AND COMPLIANCE OF UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONS AMONG SURGICAL STAFF
CLINIC INFECTION CONTROL
INFECTION CONTROL SYSTEM INTEGRATION
A PROFILE OF AUSTRALIAN INFECTION CONTROL PRACTITIONERS
ELECTRONIC INFECTION CONTROL MANUAL TO STREAMLINE PROCESSESS, IMPROVE ACCESS AND MEET CUSTOMER NEEDS
[check mark]IDENTIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS INFECTION IN FORENSIC PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTS
[check mark]ANERGY SKIN TESTING-IS IT A USEFUL TOOL?
IMPLEMENTATION OF AN ELECTRONIC REVIEW METHOD FOR INFECTION CONTROL RELATED POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
COMPETENCY-DRIVEN INFECTION CONTROL TRAINING FOR THE AMBULATORY SETTING
[check mark]AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD DONATION AND THE POTENTIAL FOR BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN EXPOSURE
COST SAVING STRATEGIES FOR ENHANCING INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL ACTIVITIES
AN INTEGRATED TEAM APPROACH TO DECREASING SSI RATES IN CABG PROCEDURES
MACROSCOPIC INFECTION CONTROL
PROGRESSION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A TUBERCULOSIS (TB) CONTROL PROGRAM
A LIAISON MODEL OF INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICE
A PRACTICAL PERIOPERATIVE ATTIRE POLICY
FACTORS INFLUENCING COMPLIANCE WITH INFECTION CONTROL MEASURES OF NURSING PERSONNEL IN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
A NOVEL APPROACH TO SURVEILLANCE, PREVENTION AND CONTROL AT A MAJOR MULTI-FACILITY HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
INFECTION CONTROL IN THE OFFICE SETTING-NOSO-OFFICIAL INFECTIONS?
IMPROVING COMPLIANCE WITH HEPATITIS B VACCINATION IN A HEMODIALYSIS UNIT
SUCCESSFUL USE OF A MULTI DISCIPLINARY PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT TEAM TO LOWER NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS
AN INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO CARE/ SERVICE FOR HIV INFECTED PATIENTS
ZIDOVUDINE PROPHYLAXIS FOR HIV+ PREGNANT WOMEN
INFECTION CONTROL IN THE CENTRAL PACIFIC
WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE...BUT NOT A DROP TO DRINK
1997 FLOOD DISASTER
INFECTION CONTROL IMPACTS BONE MARROW UNIT TRANSPANT (BMTU) RENOVATION
WE NEVER KNEW THAT HAD A DATE!
R U AWARE OF YOUR RO?
ROLE OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION IN THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA INFECTIONS IN AN ADULT INTENSIVE CARE UNIT