Showing posts from May, 2011

The surgical mask for the non-surgeon

Rethinking the System: Atul Gawande's HMS commencement address

New C. difficile drug approved

Twisted logic

Is a graduation handshake a risk factor for bacterial pathogens?

Off to ASM

CDC finally addresses zombie threat

Cute story of the day

One-Two-Many: A new way to count HAIs?

The decline effect

Bedbugs and superbugs and bears, oh my!

Using viruses to detect bacteria!

Cholera update

Upcoding is da shiznit

Changing the equation?

Those deviants!

Pre-emptive contact precautions of intubated patients: effective??

Simulating pandemic spread with a phone app?

Predicting flu in 140 characters or less

Bare below the elbow: New interest in the US?

Dr. David J. Sencer, a “public health giant”

Null and Void

When soap goes bad