Infection Preventionists

H1N1 Draws Renewed Attention to Health Policy Issues

May 28, 2009

The global spread of a unique strain of swine-origin H1N1 influenza (SO-IV) is almost a certainty. The lethality of the SO-IV and the impact of a pandemic on an already fragile world economy has yet to be determined.

Infection Prevention Imperatives for the New Year

December 31, 2008

The axiom, “the more things change, the more they stay the same,” easily could be applied to the practice of infection prevention and control, which, while experiencing a spike in the number of more sophisticated, evolving tasks infection