APIC’s 2013 Annual Conference
National Healthcare Safety Network report, data summary for 2011, device-associated module
Device-associated infection rates, device use, length of stay, and mortality in intensive care units of 4 Chinese hospitals: International Nosocomial Control Consortium findings
Impact of participation in the California Healthcare-Associated Infection Prevention Initiative on adoption and implementation of evidence-based practices for patient safety and health care–associated infection rates in a cohort of acute care general hospitals
An outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in hospitalized hematology patients selectively affecting those with acute myeloid leukemia
Evaluating infection control: A review of implementation of an infection prevention and control program in a low-income country setting
Engaging patients in the prevention of health care-associated infections: A survey of patients' awareness, knowledge, and perceptions regarding the risks and consequences of infection with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile
Hand hygiene among patients: Attitudes, perceptions, and willingness to participate
Compliance of nursing students with infection prevention precautions: Effectiveness of a teaching program
Computer keyboard covers impregnated with a novel antimicrobial polymer significantly reduce microbial contamination
Measuring influenza immunization coverage among health care workers in acute care hospitals and continuing care organizations in Canada
Impact of chlorhexidine-impregnated washcloths on reducing incidence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonization in hematology–oncology patients
Temporal changes in pulsed-field gel electrophoresis banding in vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium and implications for outbreak investigations
Support for mandatory health care worker influenza vaccination among allied health professionals, technical staff, and medical students
Effectiveness of a Protective Environment implementation for cancer patients with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia on fever and mortality incidence
Ineffectiveness of a quaternary ammonium salt and povidone-iodine for the inactivation of Ascaris suum eggs
National survey of Thai infection preventions in the era of patient safety
Improving antibiotic stewardship by involving nurses
Pilot evaluation of a ward-based automated hand hygiene training system
Contact precautions in the intensive care unit setting: 12 years of surveillance
Clinical impact of switching conventional enzyme immunoassay with nucleic acid amplification test for suspected Clostridium difficile -associated diarrhea
The role of intravenous catheters in cardiovascular implantable electronic device infections: Identifying potential targets for prevention
Serological survey of mumps immunity among health care workers in the Catalonia region of Spain
Alkaline detergent combined with a routine ward bedpan washer disinfector cycle eradicates Clostridium difficile spores from the surface of plastic bedpans
Impact of terminal cleaning and disinfection on isolation of Acinetobacter baumannii complex from inanimate surfaces of hospital rooms by quantitative and qualitative methods
Chromobacterium violaceum : A potential nosocomial pathogen
The impact of antimicrobial resistance and the challenge for professionals
How clean are the overhead lights in operating rooms?
Business continuity and pandemic preparedness: US health care versus non-health care agencies
Assessing prevalence of antimicrobial use and infections using the minimal data set in Finnish long-term care facilities