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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.

PREVENTION VIDEOS - Page 6

Here's What You Need to Know About the <i>Clostridium difficile</i> Vaccine Efficacy Trial
Richard Haupt, MD, MPH, sheds light on the Clostridium difficile Vaccine Efficacy Trial (CLOVER).
How to Prevent Pathogen Spread in Your Health Care Facility
Daniel Diekema, MD, explains how clinicians can actively work to prevent pathogen spread in their health care facilities.
Why Might Lyme Disease Be Overdiagnosed or Overtreated?
Leonard Sigal, MD, explains why Lyme disease is sometimes overdiagnosed or overtreated.
Universal Flu Vaccine: Is It Possible?
William Schaffner, MD, discusses efforts to develop a universal flu vaccine. 
Controlling <i>C. difficile</i> in Hospitals: It Takes a Team
Michael Edmond, MD, MPH, MPA, stresses that a collaborative effort is needed to control C. difficile in hospitals.
What Is the Vaccine Development Process?
Richard Haupt, MD, MPH, discusses the process for developing a vaccine.
Are Regulatory Agencies Dropping the Ball When It Comes to Hospital Mattress Disinfection?
Edmond Hooker, MD, DrPH, explains how regulatory agencies are “turning a blind eye” to an important issue experienced in hospitals everywhere.
Recent Developments in Diagnostic Testing Within the Microbiology Lab
Daniel Diekema, MD, describes recent developments made in rapid and molecular diagnostic testing in the microbiology lab, and how these tests strengthen infection prevention efforts.
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