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Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) Company Profile

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Hoffmann Takes the Helm at APIC

An infection preventionist with three decades of experience in the field will serve as the 2019 president of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.

APIC, CDC Develop Infection Cards

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology has teamed up with the CDC to create “quick assessment” cards with infection prevention tips on various patient popu...

The home healthcare frontier: new study explores nurses' knowledge attitudes toward infection control

(Elsevier) Home healthcare workers' beliefs about infection prevention influence whether they comply with prevention protocols more than their actual knowledge of how to comply, according to new resea...

Hospital privacy curtains may harbor dangerous germs: New study

(Elsevier) Without timely intervention, privacy curtains in hospitals can become breeding grounds for resistant bacteria, posing a threat to patient safety, according to new research published in the ...

A reservoir of bacteria: sink drains next to toilets in patient rooms may harbor dangerous organisms

(Elsevier) Sinks situated next to patient toilets in hospital rooms may be reservoirs for Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC), increasing the risk of dangerous germ transmission, according to ne...

Examining ball pits as a playground for pathogenic germs

(Elsevier) Beware the ball pit. Ball pits used in children's physical therapy -- similar to those made popular by restaurants catering to families -- may contribute to germ transmission between patien...

Sinks next to toilets in hospital may be reservoirs for Klebsiella pneumonia carbapenemase

Sinks situated next to patient toilets in hospital rooms may be reservoirs for Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase, increasing the risk of dangerous germ transmission, according to new research publis...

Improve hand hygiene and patient decolonization to help stem high-risk S. aureus transmission in the operating room

(Elsevier) Adherence to proven protocols for disinfecting surgeons' hands, patients' skin, and operating room surfaces could help to halt the spread of dangerous Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) path...

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PubMed Articles [6977 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Awareness of Infection Control among Dental Students and Interns.

Disease transmission can occur through direct contact, blood, oral fluids, or other secretions and indirect contact with contaminated instruments, operatory equipment, or objects. Prevention of cross ...

The preventable proportion of healthcare-associated infections 2005-2016: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

The preventable proportion of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) may decrease over time as standards of care improve. We aimed to assess the proportion of HAIs prevented by multifaceted infection...

The Association between Infertility and Helicobacter pylori Infection: a Meta-Analysis of Case-control Studies.

Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is increasingly associated with extra-digestive diseases. Infertility is a common condition, with an incidence of 10 to 15% of couples. Studies examining the associatio...

Surgery Before Subspecialty Referral for Periprosthetic Knee Infection Reduces the Likelihood of Infection Control.

Failure to control a periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) often leads to referral of the patient to a tertiary care institution. However, there are no data regarding the effect of prior surgical inter...

New horizons in hepatitis B and C in the older adult.

Hepatitis C (HCV) and hepatitis B (HBV), are blood-borne viruses that can cause acute hepatitis; but are clinically relevant because chronic infection is associated with development of cirrhosis and h...

Clinical Trials [8438 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of HIV-Associated Pulmonary Hypertension

The purpose of this study is to describe the epidemiology of pulmonary hypertension in individuals with HIV infection and to investigate its pathogenesis. We propose to conduct a prospecti...

The Epidemiology of Infection With Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci

Current projects study veteran patients with chronic ulcers and MRSA colonization and infection, patients with imipenem-resistant P. aeruginosa colonization and infection, the relationship...

Epidemiology of Congenital Cytomegalovirus in a High HIV Prevalence Setting, South Africa

The aim of this project is to determine the epidemiology of congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection and incidence of subsequent permanent neurological sequelae in a high HIV prevalent s...

Epidemiology of Klebsiella Pneumoniae in China

Klebsiella pneumoniae is one of the most common pathogens causing both community-onset and nosocomial infection. More worse, the emergency of Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR...

Human Anaplasmosis in Eastern France

Anaplasmosis is a tick-borne transmitted infection. Its clinical expression include fever, cytopenia and hepatitis.This infection was initially described in United States. In Europe, its ...

Companies [3219 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)

Getinge Group

Getinge Infection Control (Getinge) is one of three business areas within Getinge Group, a publicly-listed, Swedish-based group of companies. The Getinge Infection Control busines...

Microtek Medical

Microtek Medical is a leading manufacturer and supplier of innovative product solutions for patient care, occupational safety and management of infectious and hazardous waste for the healthcare indust...

Safetec of America, Inc.

Safetec is a worldwide leader in the infection control and first aid markets, creating products that reduce the risk of cross-contamination to help our customers protect personnel and comply with envi...

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