Practical healthcare epidemiology.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed. / [edited by] Ebbing Lautenbach, Keith F. Woeltje, Preeti N. Malani.
Published/​Created
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Description
xv, 466 p. : ill., map ; 29 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
EpidemiologyMethodology [Browse]
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Getting started -- Practical hospital epidemiology: an introduction / Ebbing Lautenbach, Preeti N. Malani, and Keith F. Woeltje -- How to get paid for healthcare epidemiology: a practical guide / Daniel J. Sexton and Russell M. Petrak -- Ethical aspects of infection control / Loreen A. Herwaldt and Lauris C. Kaldjian -- Epidemiologic methods in infection control / Ebbing Lautenbach -- Quality improvement in healthcare epidemiology / Susan MacArthur, Frederick M. Browne, and Louise-Marie Dembry -- Isolation / Michael Edmond and Gonzalo M. L. Bearman -- Disinfection and sterilization in healthcare facilities / William A. Rutala and David J. Weber -- Twenty-first century microbiology laboratory support for healthcare-associated infection control and prevention / Lance R. Peterson, and Marc Oliver Wright -- Molecular typing systems / Jeffrey Hafkin, Laura Chandler, and Joel Maslow -- Informatics for infection prevention / Keith F. Woeltje and Anne M. Butler -- Surveillance and prevention -- Surveillance: an overview / Trish M. Perl and Romanee Chaiwarith -- Outbreak investigations / Arjun Srinivasan and William R. Jarvis -- Urinary tract infection / Eric Cober, Emily K. Shuman, and Carol E. Chenoweth -- Preventing hospital-acquired pneumonia / Emily K. Shuman and Carol E. Chenoweth -- Basics of surgical site infection surveillance and prevention / Lisa L. Maragakis and Trish M. Perl -- Surveillance and prevention of infections associated with vascular catheters / Werner E. Bischoff -- Antimicrobial-resistant organisms -- Control of gram-positive multidrug-resistant pathogens / Trevor van Schooneveld and Mark E. Rupp -- Control of antibiotic-resistant gram-negative pathogens / Anthony Harris and Kerri Thom -- Clostridium difficile infection / Natasha Bagdasarian and Preeti N. Malani -- Improving use of antimicrobial agents / Robert A. Duncan and Kenneth R. Lawrence -- Special topics -- Improving hand hygiene in healthcare settings / John M. Boyce and Didier Pittet -- Biological disaster preparedness / Sandro Cinti and Eden Wells -- Exposure workups / Louise-Marie Dembry ... [et al.] -- Employee health and occupational medicine / Tara N. Palmore and David K. Henderson -- Tuberculosis infection control in healthcare settings / Henry M. Blumberg -- Infection control in long-term care facilities / Lindsay E. Nicolle -- Infection prevention and control in the outpatient setting / Deborah M. Nihill and Tammy Lundstrom -- Infection prevention in resource-limited settings / Anucha Apisarnthanarak, M. Cristina Ajenjo, and Virginia R. Roth -- Infection control and patient safety / Darren R. Linkin and P. J. Brennan -- Administrative issues -- Administering an infection prevention program / Virgina R. Roth and Mark Loeb -- An overview of important regulatory and accreditating agencies / Judene Bartley ... [et al.] -- Government mandates and infection control / Stephen G. Weber -- Product evaluation / William M. Valenti -- Infection prevention in construction and renovation / Loie Ruhl and Loreen A. Herwaldt.
Other title(s)
Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America : practical healthcare epidemiology
ISBN
  • 9780226471020
  • 0226471020
LCCN
2009045566
OCLC
460058032
RCP
C - S

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