Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Infection Control

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Health care associated infection is coupled with significant morbidity and mortality. Prevention and control of infection is indispensable part of health care delivery system. Knowledge of Preventing HAI can help health care providers to make informed and therapeutic decisions thereby prevent or reduce these infections. Infection control is continuously evolving science that is constantly being updated and enhanced. The book will be very useful for all health care professionals to combat with health care associated infections.

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Infection ControlUpdatesEdited by Christopher Sudhakar

Published: February 22nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2251

ISBN: 978-953-51-0055-3

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1. Healthcare Associated Infections: Nuisance in the Modern Medical Epoch

By Aamer Ikram and Luqman Satti

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2. Health Care Associated Infections: Sources and Routes of Transmission

By Hans Jørn Kolmos

8289

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3. Models of Hospital Acquired Infection

By Pietro Coen

2100

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4. Infection Control in Developing World

By Lul Raka and Gjyle Mulliqi-Osmani

2428

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5. Prevention of Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections in Patients on Hemodialysis

By Dulce Barbosa, Mônica Taminato, Dayana Fram, Cibele Grothe and Angélica Belasco

2072

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6. Implementation of MRSA Infection Prevention and Control Measures – What Works in Practice?

By Jobke Wentzel, Nienke de Jong, Joyce Karreman and Lisette van Gemert-Pijnen

2115

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7. Implementation of a Need Based Participatory Training Program on Hospital Infection Control: A Clinical Practice Improvement Project

By Christopher Sudhaker

2261

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8. Infectious Disease and Personal Protection Techniques for Infection Control in Dentistry

By Bahadır Kan and Mehmet Ali Altay

3510

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9. Skin Irritation Caused by Alcohol-Based Hand Rubs

By Nobuyuki Yamamoto

3383

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10. Heteroresistance

By Meletis Georgios

1913

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11. Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and Newer β-Lactamases: An Emerging Resistance Threat

By Silpi Basak, Ruchita O. Attal and Monali Rajurkar

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