APIC celebrates 40 years
Hospital privacy curtains are frequently and rapidly contaminated with potentially pathogenic bacteria
Intrinsic bacterial burden associated with intensive care unit hospital beds
Analysis of the air/water channels of gastrointestinal endoscopies as a risk factor for the transmission of microorganisms among patients
Assessing risk of health care–acquired Legionnaires' disease from environmental sampling
Predictors of stethoscope disinfection among pediatric health care providers
Biofilms on environmental surfaces
Impact of alcohol-impregnated port protectors and needleless neutral pressure connectors on central line–associated bloodstream infections and contamination of blood cultures in an inpatient oncology unit
Totally implantable central venous access port infections in patients with digestive cancer
Determinants of personal and household hygiene among college students in New York City, 2011
Positive deviance
Computer screen saver hand hygiene information curbs a negative trend in hand hygiene behavior
Automated hand hygiene count devices may better measure compliance than human observation
Applying validated quality indicators to surgical antibiotic prophylaxis in a Brazilian hospital
Epidemiology and outcome of major postoperative infections following cardiac surgery
Adherence to international and national recommendations for the prevention of surgical site infections in Italy
Evaluation with a focus on both the antimicrobial efficacy and cumulative skin irritation potential of chlorhexidine gluconate alcohol–containing preoperative skin preparations
Distribution of outbreak reporting in health care institutions by day of the week
Retrospective evaluation of colistin versus tigecycline for the treatment of Acinetobacter baumannii and/or carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae infections
Positive clinical risk factors predict a high rate of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in emergency department patients
Molecular and epidemiologic predictors of Staphylococcus aureus colonization site in a population with limited nosocomial exposure
Prevalence of and risk factors for needlestick and sharps injuries among nursing students in Hong Kong
Designing a protocol to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections among hospitalized patients
The effect of terminal cleaning on environmental contamination rates of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
Are gym surfaces reservoirs for Staphylococcus aureus ? A point prevalence survey
Long-term survival curve of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on clinical contact surfaces in natural-like conditions
Periodic sterility assessment of materials stored for up to 6 months at continuous microbial contamination risk
Technical note
Risk factors for vancomycin-resistant enterococci infection and mortality in colonized patients on intensive care unit admission
Oseltamivir adherence and tolerability in health care workers treated prophylactically after occupational influenza exposure
Absence of Clostridium difficile in asymptomatic hospital staff
Predictors and outcomes of linezolid-resistant vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus
Cluster or coincidence? An unusual cause of surgical site infections in adult trauma patients