General HAIs

OR Recommended Practices

August 28, 2013

For the first time, the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) has issued its Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices featuring an evidence review for all new and updated guidelines.

ECDC Releases First Point Prevalence Survey on HAIs

July 19, 2013

The European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has released the results of its first point prevalence survey (PPS) on healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and antimicrobial use in European hospitals.