Infection Prevention

Infection Prevention

Infection Prevention

Visualizing Infection Control Data Combats Healthcare Costs

Visualizing Infection Control Data Combats Healthcare Costs

Abstract In a data rich infection prevention environment, data is likely available concerning infection rates, disinfection events, clinical events, facilities, employee training, inspections/audits, hand hygiene...
The Harm of the Anti-Vaccination Movement

The Harm of the Anti-Vaccination Movement

Abstract The World Health Organization (WHO) has just listed the anti-vaccination movement as one of the top health threats for 2019. This article addresses the...
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...
Basin Glove: Disposable Wash Basin Liner in the Prevention of HAIs

Basin Glove: Disposable Wash Basin Liner in the Prevention of HAIs

Disclosure statement:  The authors of this report and InfectionControl.tips declare no conflict of interest with the following critical evaluation and research. No funds or influence were provided...
Cost-Effectiveness of Point of Use Water Filtration for Waterborne Infections

Cost-Effectiveness of Point of Use Water Filtration for Waterborne Infections

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 Background Numerous articles have...
Water Management for Legionella Control: A proactive approach

Water Management for Legionella Control: A Proactive Approach

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 There are numerous...
Breaking the Chain at the First Link

Breaking the Chain at the First Link

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 Healthcare-associated infections result...
How #WeSaveLivesEveryday

Telling our Story – How #WeSaveLivesEveryday

Abstract April 22-28, 2018 is Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (#MLPW) in the United States. This week provides the profession with a unique opportunity to...
2018 Healthcare Symposium

Boston: 2018 Healthcare Symposium – Join Us!

The 2018 Healthcare Symposium will take place in Boston on May 9 and 10, 2018.  The event will feature interactive panel discussions with clinicians,...