TIPS Sudden Science Trial #1019802: Floor-Based UV Disinfection

TIPS Sudden Science Trial #1019802: Floor-Based UV Disinfection

We are seeking up to twenty (20) facilities within the USA and Canada to use the FloorX device for a 90-day trial period. The Infection...
Tools for Hand Hygiene Intervention Monitoring in a Long-Term Care Facility

Tools for Hand Hygiene Intervention Monitoring in a Long-Term Care Facility

Abstract Background: Hand hygiene is the most effective measure to prevent healthcare-associated infections.  However, the role of residents’ hand hygiene is unexplored. Purpose: To test the...
TIPS Sudden Science Survey: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool

TIPS Sudden Science Survey: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool

CALL TO ACTION 2018 TIPS Sudden Science Survey #1019801: Hand Hygiene Monitoring Tool TAKE THE SURVEY NOW:  https://goo.gl/forms/bAnEawfgGWSmo5tN2 The Infection Prevention Strategy is proud to launch its first...
Jill Promoli: The Sudden Flu Shot Advocate

Jill Promoli: The Sudden Flu Shot Advocate

Jill Promoli’s Twitter profile describes her as “Mom, wife, photographer, traveler, knitter, and suddenly a flu shot advocate.” That last descriptor, “suddenly a flu shot...
A Global Standard for Healthcare Hand Hygiene Performance and Compliance

A Global Standard for Healthcare Hand Hygiene Performance and Compliance

According to the WHO, the rate of healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) globally is 1 in 10 patients. The burden on low- and mid-resource countries is...
TIPS Sudden Science Grant

Osler Sinai Receives TIPS Sudden Science Grant

At the beginning of 2018, Infectioncontrol.tips, in conjunction with The Infection Prevention Strategy and NSF International Applied Research Center (NSF ARC) announced a $35,000...
TIPS: Top Innovations of the Year: 2018

Top Innovations of the Year: 2018

For Immediate Release: For more information, please contact Michael Diamond, Co-founder of The Infection Prevention Strategy at [email protected]  or visit us at www.InfectionControl.tips (www.IC.tips) and www.Infectiontips.org Top Innovations of the Year: 2018 ‘Join. Contribute....
Balancing Disinfectant Efficacy and Surface Compatibility

Balancing Disinfectant Efficacy and Surface Compatibility

Abstract For healthcare facilities, environmental hygiene protocols must accomplish a dual goal: helping prevent the spread of pathogens, while safeguarding the surfaces and equipment involved...
Clostridioides Difficile Decontamination with Targeted Pulsed Ultraviolet Disinfection

Clostridioides Difficile Decontamination with Targeted Pulsed Ultraviolet Disinfection

Disclosure statement: InfectionControl.tips declare no conflict of interest with the following critical evaluation and research. No funds or influence were provided to InfectionControl.tips by any parties. Abstract Contaminated surfaces in...
In Vitro Effect of Humidity on Influenza Is Not Universal

PART 2: Critical Appraisal: Humidity and Influenza

Editor Note: This article is a Critical Review to our Call for Critical Appraisals: Humidity and Influenza https://infectioncontrol.tips/2018/06/11/call-critical-appraisals-humidity-influenza/ Please send your commentaries to [email protected] Commentaries should cite...