Showing posts from January, 2010

TB Vaccine effective in HIV+ with BCG history

Big payouts from a for-profit & a non-profit

Avoid TPN in patients with ventricular assist devices

The Toyota Way went

Who is that student?

Make room for patient safety

Action Threshold: Banning White Coats, Ties and Long Sleeve Shirts

Mandatory Influenza Vaccination

Welcome news on the C. diff front

Speaking of mandates.....

If you are interested.....

MRSA is a regional problem too

Excellent video on hand hygiene and behavior change

Haiti and the Dominican Republic: How to help

Journal editors and conflict of interest

New Pennsylvania report on HAIs

Let the “false pandemic” debate begin!

Hand hygiene compliance >98%, do you believe it?

Anthrax update

When is an MRSA reduction not really an MRSA reduction?

Cutting edge change in physician CME, or self-satirizing bamboozle?

Multiplex PCR and diagnosis of sepsis

Chart of the day

Everybody loves chlorhexidine!

Our brains and infection control: Carrots work better than sticks?

Hawaii and health care reform

New Year's Resolutions, Procrastination and Public Health

A step in the right direction

When flu is on your plane...

Hand hygiene compliance: really important but impossible to measure

When flu goes to school.....