Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Infection Control

Updates

Edited by Christopher Sudhakar

Manipal University, India

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

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6819-5

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

39056 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

15 Web of Science Citations

28 Dimensions Citations

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

By Aamer Ikram and Luqman Satti

2161

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

By Hans Jørn Kolmos

9013

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3. Models of Hospital Acquired Infection

By Pietro Coen

2624

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4. Infection Control in Developing World

By Lul Raka and Gjyle Mulliqi-Osmani

3080

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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

2528

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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

2561

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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

2724

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

By Bahadır Kan and Mehmet Ali Altay

4077

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9. Skin Irritation Caused by Alcohol-Based Hand Rubs

By Nobuyuki Yamamoto

4256

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10. Heteroresistance

By Meletis Georgios

2389

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

By Silpi Basak, Ruchita O. Attal and Monali Rajurkar

3650

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