APIC 2017 to feature hot topics in infection prevention
Clean your hands on May 5, 2017: Fight antibiotic resistance—it's in your hands
Preoperative bathing of the surgical site with chlorhexidine for infection prevention: Systematic review with meta-analysis
Isopropyl alcohol is as efficient as chlorhexidine to prevent contamination of blood cultures
Methodology for analyzing environmental quality indicators in a dynamic operating room environment
Duodenoscope hang time does not correlate with risk of bacterial contamination
The value of participatory development to support antimicrobial stewardship with a clinical decision support system
Bloodborne pathogen exposures: Difference in reporting rates and individual predictors among health care personnel
Risk of sharps injuries among home care aides: Results of the Safe Home Care survey
Antibiotic knowledge and self-medication practices in a developing country: A cross-sectional study
Effects of a mixed media education intervention program on increasing knowledge, attitude, and compliance with standard precautions among nursing students: A randomized controlled trial
Predicting and explaining behavioral intention and hand sanitizer use among US Army soldiers
Reduction of health care–associated infection indicators by copper oxide–impregnated textiles: Crossover, double-blind controlled study in chronic ventilator-dependent patients
Prevalence of and outcomes from Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia among hospitalized patients in the United States, 2009-2012
Influenza vaccination among workers—21 U.S. states, 2013
Differential declines in syphilis-related mortality in the United States, 2000-2014
A meta-analysis of the rates of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S aureus contamination on the surfaces of environmental objects that health care workers frequently touch
A real-time surgical site infections surveillance mode to monitor surgery classification−specific, hospital-wide surgical site infections in a Chinese tertiary hospital
An outbreak of surgical site infections following craniotomy procedures associated with a change in the ultrasonic surgical aspirator decontamination process
Despite awareness of recommendations, why do health care workers not immunize pregnant women?
Transmission of Salmonella enteritidis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography because of inadequate endoscope decontamination
Wound and soft tissue infections of Serratia marcescens in patients receiving wound care: A health care–associated outbreak
No bacterial growth found in spiked intravenous fluids over an 8-hour period
Antimicrobial stewardship practices in Virginia
Nosocomial outbreak of extensively drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa associated with aromatherapy
Neglected disease in mentally ill patients: Major tuberculosis outbreak in a psychiatric hospital
Glove perforation and contamination in fracture fixation surgeries
The fallacy of false equivalence
Safety and use of peripherally inserted central catheters versus midline catheters at a large academic medical center