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Message from APIC - February 2016
Screening of nursing home residents for colonization with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae admitted to acute care hospitals: Incidence and risk factors
Lessons learned from initial reporting of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in New York State hospitals, 2013–2014
Demographic and infection characteristics of patients with carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in a community hospital: Development of a bedside clinical score for risk assessment
Investigation of a cluster of Clostridium difficile infections in a pediatric oncology setting
Neonatal gram-negative bacillary late-onset sepsis: A case-control-control study on a prospectively collected database of 5,233 admissions
Infection control strategies that successfully controlled an outbreak of Mycobacterium abscessus at a cystic fibrosis center
Extra length of stay and costs because of health care–associated infections at a German university hospital
The daily risk of bacteremia during hospitalization and associated 30-day mortality evaluated in relation to the traditional classification of bacteremia
How and when nurses collect urine cultures on catheterized patients: A survey of 5 hospitals
Outbreak of New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase-1–producing Enterobacter cloacae in an acute care hospital general ward in Singapore
Qualitative content analysis of psychologic discomfort and coping process after needlestick injuries among health care workers
The acceptable duration between occupational exposure to hepatitis B virus and hepatitis B immunoglobulin injection: Results from a Korean nationwide, multicenter study
Physiologic and fit factor profiles of N95 and P100 filtering facepiece respirators for use in hot, humid environments
Retrospective cohort study evaluating the incidence of diabetic foot infections among hospitalized adults with diabetes in the United States from 1996–2010
Copper surfaces are associated with significantly lower concentrations of bacteria on selected surfaces within a pediatric intensive care unit
A bundle that includes active surveillance, contact precaution for carriers, and cefazolin-based antimicrobial prophylaxis prevents methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in clean orthopedic surgery
Impact of rapid screening for discontinuation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus contact precautions
Impact of implementation of the World Health Organization multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy in a teaching hospital in Taiwan
It is time to revise our approach to registering antimicrobial agents for health care settings
Terminal decontamination of the Royal Free London's high-level isolation unit after a case of Ebola virus disease using hydrogen peroxide vapor
Influenza vaccination competence of nurses in France: A survey in nursing schools
Influence of a total joint infection control bundle on surgical site infection rates
Marked reduction in compliance with central line insertion practices (CLIP) when accounting for missing CLIP data and incomplete line capture
Transfer efficiency of Staphylococcus aureus between nitrile exam gloves and nonporous fomites
Microbial control of dental unit water: Feedback on different disinfection methods experience
Association between early influenza vaccination and the reduction of influenza-like syndromes in health care providers
Outbreak in newborns of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus related to the sequence type 5 Geraldine clone
Evaluating the transmission routes of hand, foot, and mouth disease in Guangdong, China