Basic Concepts – English Version – 2016

 

Title Chapter
Authors and Reviewers Download in PDF Format

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1. Patient Safety and Infection Prevention and Control Download in PDF Format

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2. Infection Prevention and Control Program Organizational Structure Download in PDF Format

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3. Epidemiology of Healthcare-Associated Infections Download in PDF Format

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4. Surveillance for Healthcare Infections Download in PDF Format

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5. Outbreak Management Download in PDF Format

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6. Audits in Infection Prevention and Control Download in PDF Format

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7. The Role of the Microbiology Laboratory Download in PDF Format

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8. Pathogens Important in Infection Prevention and Control Download in PDF Format

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9. Principles of Antibiotic Policies Download in PDF Format

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10. Hand Hygiene Download in PDF Format

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11. Isolation Precautions Download in PDF Format

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12. Cleaning, Disinfection, and Sterilisation Download in PDF Format

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13. Special Populations Download in PDF Format

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14. Maternal-Child Download in PDF Format

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15. Prevention of Surgical Site Infections Download in PDF Format

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16. Prevention of Lower Respiratory Tract Infections - coming soon!
17. Prevention of Intravascular Device Associated Infection Download in PDF Format

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18. Prevention of Urinary Tract Infections Download in PDF Format

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19. Gastroenteritis Download in PDF Format

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20. Dialysis Download in PDF Format

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21. Prevention of Blood-Borne Virus Infections in Patients and Personnel Download in PDF Format

560 KB

22. Occupational Health Risks for Healthcare Workers Download in PDF Format

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23. Housekeeping and Laundry Download in PDF Format

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24. Waste Management Download in PDF Format

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25. Prevention of Healthcare-associated Food Borne Illnesses Download in PDF Format

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26. Water Hygiene Download in PDF Format

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27. Construction/Renovation Download in PDF Format

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28. Risk Management Download in PDF Format

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29. The Costs of Healthcare-Associated Infections Download in PDF Format628 KB