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Prevention and Control of Infections in Hospitals

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Patient Protection Is Patient Safety
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    Chapter 2 Hospital Infections: Surveillance
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    Chapter 3 Microbes, Transmission Routes and Survival Outside the Body
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    Chapter 4 Antibacterial Agents and Drug Resistance
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    Chapter 5 Tracing and Preventing Infections
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    Chapter 6 Staff Uniforms and Uniform Policy
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    Chapter 7 Vaccination and Control of Employees
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    Chapter 8 Employees with Infections or Carrier Status
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    Chapter 9 Pregnant Employee Exposed to Infection
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    Chapter 10 Tuberculosis: Prevention
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    Chapter 11 Accidents with Blood or Tissue
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    Chapter 12 Hand Hygiene and Glove Use
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    Chapter 13 Protection of Upper Respiratory Tract, Mouth and Eyes
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    Chapter 14 Microbes, Transmission and Protection
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    Chapter 15 General Information
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    Chapter 16 Contact Isolation
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    Chapter 17 Blood-Borne Pathogens
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    Chapter 18 Airborne/Droplet Infection Isolation
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    Chapter 19 Strict Isolation
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    Chapter 20 Protective Isolation
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    Chapter 21 Background Information: Isolation Routines
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    Chapter 22 Personal Hygiene and Care of Patients
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    Chapter 23 Oral Hygiene
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    Chapter 24 Wound Care: Skin and Soft Tissue
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    Chapter 25 Prevention of Infected Pressure Sores
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    Chapter 26 Prevention of Respiratory Infections
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    Chapter 27 Chest Physiotherapy and Mobilization: Postoperatively
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    Chapter 28 Suction of Respiratory Tract Secretions
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    Chapter 29 Care of the Ventilator Patient and Equipment
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    Chapter 30 Respirator and Anaesthesia Equipment
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    Chapter 31 Respirator in Intensive Treatment
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    Chapter 32 External CPAP: Cleaning Procedures
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    Chapter 33 Prevention of Postoperative Wound Infections
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    Chapter 34 Surgical Hand Disinfection
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    Chapter 35 Operation Department: Infection Control
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    Chapter 36 Newly Operated Patient
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    Chapter 37 Care of Wound Drainages
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    Chapter 38 Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) and Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage
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    Chapter 39 Haemodialysis (HD)
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    Chapter 40 Peripheral Intravenous Catheters
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    Chapter 41 Central Intravascular Catheter (CVC)
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    Chapter 42 Central Implanted Venous Access Port
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    Chapter 43 Urinary Tract Infections: Prevention
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    Chapter 44 Premature and New-Borns
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    Chapter 45 Intensive Patient Treatment
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    Chapter 46 Cystic Fibrosis: Infections and Prevention
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    Chapter 47 Admittance to Hospital
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    Chapter 48 Healthcare Professionals
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    Chapter 49 MRSA Prevention
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    Chapter 50 Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Prevention
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    Chapter 51 Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Rods
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    Chapter 52 Gastrointestinal Infections
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    Chapter 53 Clostridium difficile
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    Chapter 54 Norovirus and Other Viral Gastroenteritis
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    Chapter 55 Prion Diseases: Infection Protection
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    Chapter 56 Tuberculosis: Control in Hospitals
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    Chapter 57 Scabies: Control in Hospitals
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    Chapter 58 Disinfection of Skin and Mucous Membranes
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    Chapter 59 Disinfection of Instruments and Equipment
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    Chapter 60 Endoscopes and Other Special Equipment
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    Chapter 61 Sterilization
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    Chapter 62 Sterilization: Control and Quality
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    Chapter 63 Sterile and Clean Equipment: Storage
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    Chapter 64 Medicine Storage and Preparation Room
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    Chapter 65 Cleaning of Rooms in Wards
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    Chapter 66 Disinfection of Rooms and Surfaces
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    Chapter 67 Hospital Textiles
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    Chapter 68 Patient Beds
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    Chapter 69 Hospital Waste
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    Chapter 70 Food and Beverages
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    Chapter 71 Water and Water Systems in Hospitals
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    Chapter 72 Technical and Medical Technical Equipment
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    Chapter 73 Laboratories
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    Chapter 74 Transport in Hospitals
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    Chapter 75 Ambulances, Emergency Medical Service (EMS) and Other Transports of Patients
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    Chapter 76 Hospital Buildings—Construction Projects
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    Chapter 77 Hospital Kitchen
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    Chapter 78 Disinfection Room: Cleaning Room
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    Chapter 79 Internal Infection Control: Checklist
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    Chapter 80 Dangerous Microbes
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    Chapter 81 Emergency Preparedness
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    Chapter 82 Scenarios: Serious, Infectious Diseases
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    Chapter 83 Isolation: Serious, Infectious Diseases
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    Chapter 84 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
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    Chapter 85 Communication, Information and Advice
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    Chapter 86 Triage: Serious Infections
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    Chapter 87 Patient Management: Logistic
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    Chapter 88 Viral Haemorrhagic Fever (VHF) and Other Serious Viral Infections
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    Chapter 89 Biological Terror: Anthrax-Suspected
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    Chapter 90 Preparedness in Connection with Biological Weapons
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    Chapter 91 Dangerous Infectious Agents Combined with Hazardous Chemicals
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    Chapter 92 Infection Control Resources
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Title
Prevention and Control of Infections in Hospitals
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2019
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-99921-0
ISBNs
978-3-31-999920-3, 978-3-31-999921-0
Authors

Bjørg Marit Andersen, Andersen, Bjørg Marit

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Unknown 20 100%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 4 20%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 10%
Student > Postgraduate 2 10%
Professor 2 10%
Other 4 20%
Unknown 4 20%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 4 20%
Nursing and Health Professions 4 20%
Physics and Astronomy 1 5%
Immunology and Microbiology 1 5%
Social Sciences 1 5%
Other 2 10%
Unknown 7 35%