HAIs

The Infection Control Today® health care-acquired infections (HAIs) page presents updates on the latest techniques and strategies in the never-ending battle between infection preventionists and HAIs. Focusing on the latest in medical literature, we also present perspectives from the top infection preventionists and other medical experts in the country about how to put the growing knowledge of HAIs into use in the everyday world of infection prevention. Articles and videos often focus on methods to contain and control pathogens and multidrug-resistant organisms from spreading within the health care system.

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Infection Intel: Revolutionizing Blood Sampling: Innovative Device Offers Pain-Free and Accessible Solution

May 21st 2024

A new medical device uses microneedles and a suction cup to simplify blood sampling. It aids needle-phobic patients and benefits low-income regions with cost-effective diagnostics.

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Acetaminophen in Sepsis: A Recent Study Examines Efficacy and Safety

May 20th 2024

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Unsuspecting Bedfellows: Sepsis and Nonventilator Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia

May 6th 2024

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“It Takes a Village”: Preventing MDRO Spread Through Public Health Partnerships

April 19th 2024

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Navigating Clostridioides difficile Testing Guidelines: Addressing Adherence Challenges in Health Care Settings

April 18th 2024

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