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American Journal of Infection Control

Print ISSN
0196-6553
Electronic ISSN
1527-3296
Impact factor
3.036
Publisher
Sciencedirect
URL
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01966553
Usage rank
1756
Article count
2945
Free count
3
Free percentage
0.00101868
PDFs via platforms
Proquest, Ebscoatoz, Gale, Ebsconet, Ovid from 2000, Ebsco, Sciencedirect from 1980, and CSA

  1. Central line–associated blood stream infections in pediatric intensive care units: Longitudinal trends and compliance with bundle strategies

    American Journal of Infection Control (2007)

    Background Knowing the temporal trend central line–associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) rates among U.S. pediatric intensive care units (PICUs), the current extent of central line bundle compliance, and the impact of compliance on rates is necessary to understand what has be...
  2. APIC guideline for infection prevention and control in flexible endoscopy

    American Journal of Infection Control 28(2):18 (2000)

  3. Enterobacter cloacae graft infection/bacteremia in a hemodialysis patient

    American Journal of Infection Control 28(2):3 (2000)

  4. Reaction & response

    American Journal of Infection Control 28(2):3 (2000)

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    American Journal of Infection Control 43(2):A2,A4,A6,A8 (2015)

  6. Impact of catheter-associated urinary tract infection bundle on other health care-associated infections.

    American Journal of Infection Control 43(2):197 (2015) PMID 25480446

  7. Current practices and barriers to the use of facemasks and respirators among hospital-based health care workers in Vietnam.

    American Journal of Infection Control 43(1):72 (2015) PMID 25564127

    This study aimed to examine the knowledge, attitudes, and practices towards the use of facemasks among hospital-based health care workers (HCWs) in Hanoi, Vietnam. A qualitative study incorporating 20 focus groups was conducted between August 2010 and May 2011. HCWs from 7 hospitals in Vietnam were...
  8. Burden of present-on-admission infections and health care-associated infections, by race and ethnicity.

    American Journal of Infection Control 42(12):1296 (2014) PMID 25465260 PMCID PMC4255287

    We conducted a study of 52,006 patients hospitalized during 2006-2008 at a referral hospital in upper Manhattan. We examined how the prevalence of present-on-admission and health care-associated infection compared between non-Hispanic blacks, Hispanics, and non-Hispanic whites adjusting for sociodem...
  9. Usefulness of endoluminal catheter colonization surveillance cultures to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections in hemodialysis.

    American Journal of Infection Control 42(11):1182 (2014) PMID 25248485

    group 1 (negative); group 2 (coagulase-negative Staphylococcus [CoNS] with time-to-positivity (TTP) >14 hours); group 3 (CoNS with TTP ≤14 hours); and group 4 (any microorganism other than CoNS and any TTP). We studied 104 patients (129 TCCs). Median follow-up was 262.5 days (interquartile range [IR...
  10. Predictors of use of infection control precautions for multiresistant gram-negative bacilli in Australian hospitals: analysis of a national ...

    American Journal of Infection Control 42(9):963 (2014) PMID 25179327

    We present a national survey of infection control practices amongst adult acute-care hospitals in Australia, for ESBL-E, CRE, and the emerging threat of patients with overseas health care contact. In total, 97 health services responded, representing 9% of all eligible hospitals. The proportion of ho...