Rapid Temperature Screening for Workplace Health

Rapid Temperature Screening for Workplace Health

Disclaimer: The authors of this report and InfectionControl.tips declare no conflict of interest with the following critical evaluation and research. Editors Note: Correct Order of Authors is as follows: Andrew...
Evaluation of Hand Disinfection using the Semmelweis System

Evaluation of Hand Disinfection using the Semmelweis System

Disclosures: Dr. Tamás Haidegger is a co-founder and CEO of HandInScan. The remaining authors of this report and InfectionControl.tips declare no conflict of interest with the following research. Editor...
Rapid Testing for Antibiotic Resistant Strains of MRSA

Rapid Testing for Antibiotic Resistant Strains of MRSA

Editor Note: Dr. Graham F. Cope and Bruce Savage are two individuals participating in the Longitude Prize Challenge. The Longitude Prize is a competition...
Dr. Syed Sattar

Dr. Syed Sattar Joins InfectionControl.tips

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 Dr. Syed Sattar Joins...
Pillows: The Forgotten Fomite

Pillows: The Forgotten Fomite

Abstract The pillow is an oft-overlooked link in a chain of cross-infection between patients. In this review, various links of that chain are examined. Evidence...
Surfacide

New Sponsor: Surfacide

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 Sponsor: Surfacide ‘Their Support...
Stewards Working To Save Antibiotics: Pharmacy & The Medical Laboratory

Stewards Working to Save Antibiotics: Pharmacy & The Medical Laboratory

Abstract Approximately 1 in 25 patients hospitalized in a U.S. acute care hospital has at least one healthcare–associated infection (HAI), adding up to over 700,000...
Medical Laboratory Professionals Week 2017

Medical Laboratory Professionals Week 2017

Abstract Medical Laboratory Professionals saves lives every day. To highlight the efforts of these clinical laboratory scientists, Outbreak News Today featured a team of Medical...
Conditions Inside U.S. Poultry Processing Facilities May Be Ideal For Starting An Influenza Pandemic

Conditions Inside U.S. Poultry Processing Facilities may be ideal for starting an Influenza Pandemic

Abstract In March 2017, more than 171,000 chickens in the United States had avian influenza. The current epidemics of avian influenza virus in China demonstrate...
Deep Interviews with Game Changers of Infection Prevention

Deep Interviews with Game Changers of Infection Prevention (Part 1)

Introduction Don Lee and Shahid Shah are the hosts of The #HCBiz Show! Their goal is to educate and empower the doers out there and to help them...