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Preventing hospital infections : real-world problems, realistic solutions

Author: Sanjay Saint
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York, New York : Oxford University Press, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In easy-to-read, user-friendly language, 'Preventing Hospital Infections' leads readers through a step-by-step description of a quality improvement intervention as it might unfold in a model hospital, pinpointing the likely obstacles and offering practical strategies for how to surmount them. The text draws on the extensive personal clinical experience of the authors, including examples, anecdotes, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Saint, Sanjay.
Preventing hospital infections : real-world problems, realistic solutions.
Oxford, [England] ; New York, New York : Oxford University Press, ©2015
xiv, 155 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sanjay Saint
ISBN: 9780199398843 0199398844 0199398836 9780199398836
OCLC Number: 896861842
Description: 1 online resource (177 pages)
Contents: Preface ; About the Authors ; Chapter 1: A New Strategy to Combat Hospital Infections ; Chapter 2: Committing to Infection Prevention Initiative ; Chapter 3: Types of Interventions ; Chapter 4: Building the Team ; Chapter 5: The Importance of Leadership and Fellowship ; Chapter 6: Common Problems, Realistic Solutions ; Chapter 7: Toward Sustainability ; Chapter 8: Collaborative Approaches to Preventing Infection ; Chapter 9: Taking on C. Difficile ; Chapter 10: The Future of Infection Prevention
Responsibility: Sanjay Saint, Sarah L. Krein ; with Robert W. Stock.

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In easy-to-read, user-friendly language, 'Preventing Hospital Infections' leads readers through a step-by-step description of a quality improvement intervention as it might unfold in a model hospital, pinpointing the likely obstacles and offering practical strategies for how to surmount them. The text draws on the extensive personal clinical experience of the authors, including examples, anecdotes, and down-to-earth, practical guidance.

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We recommend this textbook to all urologists aiming to acquire best practices in the prevention of hospital infections. * Professor Paul Meria, European Urology Today * Tucked into the pockets of Read more...

 
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