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Contaminated alcohol prep pad may have caused sudden death of two year old

Contaminated alcohol prep pad may have caused sudden death of two year old

Pediatric physicians present 12 research abstracts, posters at Cardiology 2011

Pediatric physicians present 12 research abstracts, posters at Cardiology 2011

New England Journal publishes fidaxomicin Phase 3 trial results against CDI

New England Journal publishes fidaxomicin Phase 3 trial results against CDI

Methodist Willowbrook Hospital achieves zero infection rate in top three at-risk categories

Methodist Willowbrook Hospital achieves zero infection rate in top three at-risk categories

Sanofi Pasteur commences phase II clinical study of vaccine for Clostridium difficile infection prevention

Sanofi Pasteur commences phase II clinical study of vaccine for Clostridium difficile infection prevention

VAP bundle helps eliminate hospital-acquired infection

VAP bundle helps eliminate hospital-acquired infection

One-third of Americans experience Hospital Acquired Infection: Xenex Healthcare survey

One-third of Americans experience Hospital Acquired Infection: Xenex Healthcare survey

Quality issue roundup: J & J revamping controls; The odds for orthopedic surgery; Automatic prescription refills and patient compliance

Quality issue roundup: J & J revamping controls; The odds for orthopedic surgery; Automatic prescription refills and patient compliance

Simple, low-cost interventions reduce most common hospital-acquired infections

Simple, low-cost interventions reduce most common hospital-acquired infections

Beryl Institute publishes White paper on patient experience from different healthcare organizations

Beryl Institute publishes White paper on patient experience from different healthcare organizations

Hospitals participate in CMS "pay-for-reporting" program

Hospitals participate in CMS "pay-for-reporting" program

Meridian Bioscience, DiaSorin sign world-wide product development and distribution agreement

Meridian Bioscience, DiaSorin sign world-wide product development and distribution agreement

PolyMedix awarded $150,000 grant to support development of antimicrobial sutures to reduce SSIs

PolyMedix awarded $150,000 grant to support development of antimicrobial sutures to reduce SSIs

Inquiry into the hospital acquired killer bug starts

Inquiry into the hospital acquired killer bug starts

National Science Foundation supports PolyMedix with $150,000 grant for development of antimicrobial sutures

National Science Foundation supports PolyMedix with $150,000 grant for development of antimicrobial sutures

NovaBay first-quarter net loss increases to $1.6 million

NovaBay first-quarter net loss increases to $1.6 million

Bleach solution effective in reducing hospital-acquired infections

Bleach solution effective in reducing hospital-acquired infections

sanofi-aventis reports 2009 fourth-quarter and full-year net earnings

sanofi-aventis reports 2009 fourth-quarter and full-year net earnings

Malaria nasal vaccine, antimicrobial peptide against MRSA, and safer method to prolong orange juice shelf life

Malaria nasal vaccine, antimicrobial peptide against MRSA, and safer method to prolong orange juice shelf life

Portable bladder volume ultrasound now included in 2009 CDC guidelines for the prevention CA-UTIs

Portable bladder volume ultrasound now included in 2009 CDC guidelines for the prevention CA-UTIs