Infection prevention : new perspectives and controversies /

This book reviews evolving areas in infection prevention on topics including contact precautions, technology implementation, specific infections, and care in various settings. The book summarizes the current data on infection prevention, presents controversies on the various topics, and includes rec...

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Imprint:Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018]
©2018
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Subject:Infection -- Prevention.
Infection Control.
Occupational Diseases -- prevention & control.
Primary Prevention.
MEDICAL -- Forensic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
Medical administration & management.
Public health & preventive medicine.
General practice.
Accident & emergency medicine.
Infectious & contagious diseases.
Infection -- Prevention.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11541652
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Other authors / contributors:Bearman, Gonzalo, editor.
Munoz-Price, Silvia, editor.
Morgan, Daniel J., editor.
Murthy, Rekha K., editor.
ISBN:9783319609805
3319609807
9783319869759
3319869752
9783319609799
3319609793
9783319609782
3319609785
Digital file characteristics:text file
PDF
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:This book reviews evolving areas in infection prevention on topics including contact precautions, technology implementation, specific infections, and care in various settings. The book summarizes the current data on infection prevention, presents controversies on the various topics, and includes recommendations for patient safety. Addressing hot topics such as MRSA, C. difficile vaccination, mandatory flu vaccines, and CLABSI, this is the only text to include prevention and control overviews across a range of infection issues. Written by experts in the field, this book contains 32 chapters that educates and presents the most cutting-edge models of care on emerging and evolving topics in infectious diseases. Infection Prevention: New Perspectives and Controversies is a valuable resource for infection prevention professionals, healthcare quality and safety professionals, caring for patients in in- and outpatient settings.
Other form:Print version: Infection prevention. Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018] 3319609785 9783319609782
Standard no.:10.1007/978-3-319-60980-5