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The Contagion® Prevention specialty page provides infection prevention-specific clinical news and articles, coverage from conferences and meetings, links to condition-specific resources, and videos and other content.

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Ineffective Empiric Treatment Leads to Deadly Consequences in Late-Onset Sepsis Patients
New research finds that ineffective empiric treatment can lead to deadly consequences in late-onset sepsis patients.
Challenges to Disinfecting Hospital Rooms to Prevent C. difficile—Part 2
Maureen Spencer, Accelerate Diagnostics, sat down with Contagion® to discuss the challenges of disinfecting hospital rooms to prevent C. difficile.
Key Food Safety Tips You Need to Know to Have a Safe Thanksgiving
We’ve compiled a list of key food safety tips that you need to know in order to have a safe, bacteria-free holiday.
Flu Shot in Children Can Reduce Risk of Infection-Related Hospitalization
With news of a Las Vegas-area child’s flu-related death, a new study finds that kids who receive the flu shot have a much lower risk of being hospitalized for the illness.
Former CDC Director Tom Frieden Leads New Public Health Venture: Public Health Watch
Ex-CDC Director Tom Frieden's latest venture keeps him in public health.
FDA Approves Juluca, First Two-Drug HIV Regimen
The FDA has just approved the first two-drug regimen for treating certain individuals living with HIV.
Columbia University Researchers Develop State-Level Influenza Nowcasting Model
Researchers from Columbia University have developed their own “nowcasting” model, which leverages online search trends to gain a picture of current, local influenza outbreaks.
Strategies to Prevent & Control <i>C. difficile</i> in Health Care Facilities—Part 1
In an exclusive interview with Contagion®, Maureen Spencer, Accelerate Diagnostics, discusses different strategies to prevent and control C. difficile in health care facilities.
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