Tag Archives: healthcare associated infections

  • Articles Learning about Pneumonia and Hospital-Associated Pneumonia

    Infectious disease doctors find that many deaths occur because the bacteria that cause pneumonia aren't responding to antibiotic treatment;...
  • Reference Pieces What Is A Super Bug?

    Horror stories always get people’s attention. Who could resist reading sensational news reports like “Invasion of the Super Bugs—Antibiotics...
  • Reference Pieces Various Ways Infection Spreads

    You eat nutritious foods. You do plenty of exercise. You sleep well. You are the picture of good health. So how did you suddenly get an infection...
  • Reference Pieces All About Healthcare-Associated Infections

    Did you know that as many as 1 out of every 20 people develop an infection while they are in the hospital? These are called “healthcare-associated”...