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Infection prevention and control : theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals, Debbie Weston

Label
Infection prevention and control : theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals
Title
Infection prevention and control
Title remainder
theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals
Statement of responsibility
Debbie Weston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides the reader with all of the background information necessary to enhance their understanding of the rationale behind the basic principles of infection control and how to apply them in every day situations; how specific bacteria interact with the host and cause infection; the background to each of the bacteria/infections described within the text, and, evidence based recommendations on the infection control management of these
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weston, Debbie
Dewey number
362.196/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA761
LC item number
.W38 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 C-101
  • WX 167
NLM item number
W534i 2008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infection
  • Nosocomial infections
  • Cross Infection
  • Hospitals
  • Infection Control
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Infection
  • Nosocomial infections
Label
Infection prevention and control : theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals, Debbie Weston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Infection prevention and control: past, present and future -- Bacterial and viral classification, structure, and function -- The collection and transportation of specimens -- The microbiology laboratory -- Understanding the immune system and the nature and pathogenesis of infection -- The principles of infection prevention and control -- Types of healthcare associated infection -- The problem of antimicrobial resistance -- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) -- Tuberculosis -- Clostridium difficile -- Invasive group A streptococcal disease -- Meningococcal disease -- Norovirus -- Campylobacter and salmonella -- Blood-borne viruses -- Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) -- Pandemic influenza -- Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) -- Legionella
Control code
647782729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612342820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1002/9780470988091
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780470988091
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647782729
Label
Infection prevention and control : theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals, Debbie Weston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Infection prevention and control: past, present and future -- Bacterial and viral classification, structure, and function -- The collection and transportation of specimens -- The microbiology laboratory -- Understanding the immune system and the nature and pathogenesis of infection -- The principles of infection prevention and control -- Types of healthcare associated infection -- The problem of antimicrobial resistance -- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) -- Tuberculosis -- Clostridium difficile -- Invasive group A streptococcal disease -- Meningococcal disease -- Norovirus -- Campylobacter and salmonella -- Blood-borne viruses -- Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) -- Pandemic influenza -- Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) -- Legionella
Control code
647782729
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612342820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1002/9780470988091
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780470988091
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647782729

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