Showing posts from November, 2010

Woo woo! Senate passes FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Don't pull that trigger!

PEP, PrEP, or even PeEP?

Why we can't work at work

Thanksgiving Reading List

E. coli 0157:H7 and hypertension, renal and cardiac disease

Occupational transmission of meningococcal disease

Listeria: Safety-based date labels, cheese and the FDA

The specialty of Infectious Diseases: More art than science?

CDC's Get Smart for Healthcare program

Accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative….

Food Safety Modernization Act

DHHS releases 2010 Adverse Events in Hospitals report


Maryn McKenna visits Iowa City (and 1957 Cleveland)

Compehensive Infection Control Campaign (video)

Another reason to wear a wide-brimmed hat to the beach

Post #610: Happy "Get Smart About Antibiotics Week" (November 15-21, 2010)

Special Invited Veterans Day Post on MRSA

The dumb list just got longer

Public Reporting of CLABSI: Is it a valid measure for hospital comparison?

Oseltamivir+Zanamivir combination therapy vs monotherapy for seasonal influenza

1st Annual Illinois Conference on HAI: The SSI rates don't exist anymore edition

Happy Monday: Two Monitors

A really easy way to reduce blood culture contamination

Photo of the day

Headline: "Hospital Accused of Putting Patients at Risk to Cut Costs"

Needed: Some new antibiotics

Off to Cuba

What's in a name? APIC Name Change 2010 Edition

Outbreak Investigation: Internet vs Telephone Inteviews?