Rates of ICU Infections Fall in England

June 24, 2013

Hospitals across England reduced the rate of serious bloodstream infections in intensive care units (ICUs) during a two-year program, research has shown.

Slide Show: Decolonization and MRSA Reduction

June 17, 2013

A new study shows that using germ-killing soap and ointment on all ICU patients can reduce bloodstream infections by up to 44 percent and significantly reduce the presence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).