It was widely reported in November 2016 that the emergency was over, but the threat to our shores remains.
Material compatibility and communication remains crucial in the fight to prevent healthcare associated infections15 November, 2017
The surface environment presents an important route of transmission for microorganisms; when cleaning is suboptimal, it can place patients, staff and visitors at risk.
A child with a lethal genetic skin disease has had a fully functional outer skin layer reconstructed from his own skin cells.
Children under five years old, Indigenous children under 10 and all adolescents aged 15–19 are contracting the disease much more often than others.
Healthcare professionals are among the most likely to work when sick. Despite the best intentions, it's not a good idea.
Infection control efforts need to spread from the hospital to the community
Since 2011, the Tristel Trio Wipes System has been pioneering best infection prevention practice in Australia.
Miele's PG85 Washer-Disinfectors: The perfect solution for reprocessing ward utensils in hospitals and surgeries31 October, 2017
The washer-disinfectors from Miele Professional convince with a high cleaning performance and load capacity.
Working abroad can be a rewarding experience, but for health practitioners it can mean exposure to diseases not encountered locally. So how do you protect yourself and your team?
A textile that disinfects hands when touched reduces bacteria by more than 90%, and has multiple applications.
The ACIPC International Conference is Australasia's pre-eminent conference for Infection Prevention & Control professionals.
Environmental cleaning and disinfection is a unique challenge.
A new study turns upside down long-held beliefs on infection control.
There is no mandated time point in Australia to discuss childhood vaccination with expectant parents.
We should remain aware and vigilant in our behaviours and responses to public health warnings and guidelines.