HAI Types

AACN Practice Alert Addresses CAUTI

November 15, 2016

Implementing early assessment, prevention and detection protocols can reduce risk factors and improve outcomes for some of the most serious complications facing critically ill patients, according to the American Association of Critical-Ca

Slide Show: Prevention of Surgical Site Infections

November 4, 2016

People preparing for surgery should always have a bath or shower but not be shaved, and antibiotics should only be used to prevent infections before and during surgery, not afterwards, according to new guidelines from the World Health Org