June 2016 message from APIC
Implementation of directly observed patient hand hygiene for hospitalized patients by hand hygiene ambassadors in Hong Kong
Simulation education as a single intervention does not improve hand hygiene practices: A randomized controlled follow-up study
Toward improving the World Health Organization fifth moment for hand hygiene in the prevention of cross-infection
A comparative evaluation of antimicrobial coated versus nonantimicrobial coated peripherally inserted central catheters on associated outcomes: A randomized controlled trial
Sustainability of a program for continuous reduction of catheter-associated urinary tract infection
Occupational exposure to infection risk and use of personal protective equipment by emergency medical personnel in the Republic of Korea
A systematic approach for developing a ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention bundle
Assessing patient and caregiver understanding of and satisfaction with the use of contact isolation
Differentiating infectious and noninfectious ventilator-associated complications: A new challenge
Evaluation of an ethical method aimed at improving hygiene rules compliance in dental practice
Status of drug-resistant tuberculosis in China: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Antibiotic information application offers nurses quick support
Effectiveness of the SYSTEM 1E Liquid Chemical Sterilant Processing System for reprocessing duodenoscopes
Wide-spectrum activity of a silver-impregnated fabric
Evidence-based practices to increase hand hygiene compliance in health care facilities: An integrated review
Evaluation of a low-intensity ultraviolet-C radiation device for decontamination of computer keyboards
Antimicrobial stewardship for carbapenem use at a Japanese tertiary care center: An interrupted time series analysis on the impact of infectious disease consultation, prospective audit, and feedback
Utility of a single nasal polymerase chain reaction assay in predicting absence of skin and environmental contamination in hospitalized patients with past methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Use of a portable air disinfecting system to remove seeded coliphage in hospital rooms
Laboratory-based strategy using a new marketed polymerase chain reaction assay to manage diarrheic episodes among patients from rehabilitation and long-term care facilities
Evaluation of the effectiveness of manual and automated dialyzers reprocessing after multiple reuses
Disinfection practices in intravenous drug administration
Evaluation of an enclosed ultraviolet-C radiation device for decontamination of mobile handheld devices
Multiclonal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) outbreak and its control after use of the Veterans Affairs (VA) MRSA bundle in a VA long-term care facility, 2004-2014
Culture positivity and bacterial burden thresholds for Legionella in hospital water: Proceed with caution
More PPE protects better against Ebola
Reply to letter on our article: Lorente L, Lecuona M, Jiménez A, Raja L, Cabrera J, Gonzalez O, et al. Chlorhexidine-silver sulfadiazine- or rifampicinmiconazole-impregnated venous catheters decrease the risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection similarly. Am J Infect Control. 2015 Sep 24. pii:S0196-6553(15)00931-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2015.08.014
Adenosine triphosphate bioluminescence in intensive care units: Be careful with its use
Adenosine triphosphate bioluminescence in intensive care units: Be careful with its use
Safety and efficacy of intravenous colistin use for the treatment of nosocomial multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections in a pediatric intensive care unit
A pseudo-outbreak of foodborne illness in a hospital cafeteria caused by consumption of sorbitol
International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) resources: INICC multidimensional approach and INICC surveillance online system
Attitudes and perceptions of health care workers in Northeastern Germany about multidrug-resistant organisms
Hand hygiene compliance in Penang, Malaysia: Human audits versus product usage
Influence of pulsed-xenon ultraviolet light-based environmental disinfection on surgical site infections