Infection Prevention and Control
News, practice and discussion forums on infection prevention and control
Changing hand hygiene practice among healthcare staff requires a multifaceted approach focusing on how and when hands should be cleaned
Healthcare Acquired Infections
Antibiotics are used to treat urinary tract infection in children; this Cochrane review researched the optimal regimen, looking at issues including effectiveness, adverse effects and antibiotic resistance
Emmeline McArdle, a nurse from Kent, knows only too well the devastation that meningococcal B meningitis (MenB) and septicaemia cause.
Sneha and Alexandra found their capacity building elective in Sierra Leone opened their eyes to new learning opportunities