Top Innovations of the Year: 2017

Top Innovations of the Year: 2017

For Immediate Release: For more information, please contact Michael Diamond, Co-founder of The Infection Prevention Strategy at michael@infectiontips.org  or visit us at www.InfectionControl.tips (www.IC.tips) and www.Infectiontips.org Top Innovations of the Year: 2017 ‘Join. Contribute....
The Dangers of Celebrating Too Early

The Dangers of Celebrating Too Early

Abstract  Clostridium difficile infections are a significant cause of death and harm in the United States. Despite their growing prevalence, surveillance and public reporting of...
A Novel Biotech Approach to Tackling Clostridium difficile

A Novel Biotech Approach to Tackling Clostridium difficile

Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) caused approximately 453,000 healthcare-associated infections in the United States in 2011, resulting in 29,000 deaths within 30 days of initial...
The Science and Art of Antibiotics

Understanding Antibiotic Resistance through Art

The work of Anna Dumitriu will be on display at the Museum of the History of Science in Oxford, UK between September 28, 2017...
HITS Consortium

Catalysts for Change: Healthcare Infection Transmission System (HITS) Consortium

Abstract The Healthcare Infection Transmission Systems (HITS) Consortium takes a holistic approach to infection prevention, focusing on the 4 major pathogen transmission systems in the...
Antimicrobial Properties of Copper and Copper Alloys for Infection Control

Antimicrobial Properties of Copper and Copper Alloys for Infection Control

Abstract Over the past decade the development of additional disinfecting methods has become increasingly important to prevent hospital acquired infections as antibiotic drug resistance has...
Evaluating New Innovations in Fecal Management Solutions

Evaluating New Innovations in Fecal Management Solutions

Editors Note: Correct Order of Authors is as follows:  Niall Wallace, Dr. Harsh Sheth, Dr. Michael Ackerman, Ashlee Garcia, WOCN Abstract Fecal incontinence is a debilitating condition that if not...
New Innovation Partner: NSF

New Innovation Partner: NSF International

For Immediate Release: For more information, please contact Michael Diamond, Co-founder of The Infection Prevention Strategy at michael@infectiontips.org  or visit us at www.InfectionControl.tips (www.IC.tips) and www.Infectiontips.org New Innovation Partner: NSF International ‘Advancing Open Access...
Perspectives Towards Bacterial Vaginosis Among Nigerian Students

Perspectives Towards Bacterial Vaginosis Among Nigerian Students

Abstract This study focused on knowledge and practices towards bacterial vaginosis among non-medical students of Madonna University Elele. Four (4) objectives and four (4) research...

A Preliminary Field-Relevant Test to Assess Decontamination of High-Touch Environmental Surfaces: Testing with Staphylococcus...

Download POSTER PDF: QCT-3 Poster CremCo Editor’s note: Editor’s note: The following work represents the preliminary work being performed by the authors. The study was sponsored by Process...