Showing posts from September, 2010

Communicating beyond the walls of academia

The white coat is back! (Sort of)


Creativity: Not always a good thing

Importance of leadership in the public health response

Why coding matters or why we shouldn't use ICD-9 codes?

Staph: It's deeper than you think

VIM-producing carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae

My new VAP definition is unstoppable!

Why are quality and infection prevention programs like oil & water?

Making the cut: Inside the grant review process

Happy Weekend: How 'bout getting off these antibiotics

No HAC-king next week....

Prior seasonal influenza infections protective against 2009 Pandemic flu (if you're a ferret)

Why I took the job? Low HAIs and high flu vaccine compliance!

Healthcare reform explained. The Kaiser Family Foundation video

Contact precautions: A very personal view

Thomas Jefferson and financial conflicts of interest

More cases of Balamuthia encephalitis transmitted via organ transplantation

It's that time of year again...

Happy Weekend: It's difficult to see the whole picture...

Sensitivity of perianal swabs for MDR-GNR

More on presenteeism

(Financial) Conflicts of Interest: The Randomized Trial

85% wash their hands in public places!

Another reason why mandating flu shots is stupid

NDM-1 in the US (Boston, California and Illinois)

American Academy of Pediatrics Recommends Mandatory Influenza Immunization of all Health Care Workers

Conflicts of interest are not always financial. Role up your sleeves...and get your flu vaccine?

More on SHEA's Flu Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers

Natural Disaster - Happy Weekend

Is APIC leadership paying lawyers and consultants to read blog posts?

To screen or not to screen? That's AHRQ's question.

The “vicious cycle of pseudoimprovement”

What's the next step for APIC?