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Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings

by Barbara Gruendemann

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Published by Saunders .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospital infections,
  • Surgery,
  • Surgical nursing,
  • Nosocomial infections,
  • Infectious Diseases,
  • Surgery, Aseptic and antisepti,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Prevention,
  • Medical,
  • Nursing - Nurse & Patient,
  • Nursing - Management & Leadership,
  • Nursing - Medical & Surgical,
  • Medical / Nursing / Reference,
  • Hospitals,
  • Surgery - General,
  • Surgery, Aseptic and antiseptic,
  • Health Risk Assessment,
  • Surgical wound infections

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages387
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7863555M
    ISBN 100721690351
    ISBN 109780721690353

    Surgical Infections provides comprehensive and authoritative information on the biology, prevention, and management of post-operative infections. Original articles cover the latest advancements, new therapeutic management strategies, and translational research that is being applied to improve clinical outcomes and successfully treat post-operative infections. oriented, technically advanced environment to safely perform surgical procedures. In the perioperative setting, good infection prevention and control is essential to ensure that patients who undergo any surgical procedure receive safe and effective care. Safe working practices are also necessary to ensure the safety of the OR team members as well.

      Surgical site infection (SSI) is one of the most common healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and the most common HAI for surgical patients. SSIs may affect the incision, deep soft tissues, or some other part of the anatomy (e.g., organs or spaces). Most SSIs result from endogenous or exogenous microbial contamination of the wound during surgery. KEY ISSUES. Care “bundles” are simple sets of evidence-based practices that, when implemented collectively, improve the reliability of their delivery and improve patient outcomes. 1 A number of specific bundles are available that can be implemented at health care facilities in resource-limited settings. These packages of care contribute to infection prevention, reduce unnecessary.

    Developing an Infection Prevention and Control Plan. As a first step in implementing an infection prevention and control plan, each outpatient organization should consider obtaining CDC’s. Guide to Infection Prevention for Outpatient Settings: Minimum Expectations for Safe Care. and its corresponding checklist. Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings, Barbara J. Gruendemann, Sandra Stonehocker Mangum, , paperback, pp $36Author: Sheila Campbell.


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This handbook is the first of its kind to discuss infection control guidelines that directly relate to surgical environments. It is particularly useful to nurses who need to meet OSHA and JCAHO requirements for practice in perioperative, PACU, ambulatory, and endoscopy settings. This handbook is the first of its kind to discuss infection control guidelines that directly relate to surgical environments.

It is particularly useful to nurses who need to meet OSHA and JCAHO requirements for practice in perioperative, PACU, ambulatory, and endoscopy by:   Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings, 1st Edition Authors: Barbara Gruendemann & Sandra Stonehocker Mangum This handbook is the first of its kind to discuss infection control guidelines that directly relate to surgical :   Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings.

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Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings is a handbook that provides easy access to guidelines for infection control in various surgical Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings book.

It specifically addresses the needs of nurses practicing in perioperative, PACU, ambulatory surgery, endoscopy, or other surgical settings who need access to current guidelines to meet OSHA and JCAHO : 6 PREVENTING SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS: IMPLEMENTATION APPROACHES FOR EVIDENCE-BASED RECOMMENDATIONS The so-called “Global Surgery” agenda (9) is an ongoing challenge and a recognized international burden.

To this end, the effective deployment of SSI preventive actions represents a solution, at. Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings discusses infection control guidelines that directly relate to surgical environments. It is useful to nurses who need to meet OSHA and JCAHO requirements for practice in perioperative, PACU, ambulatory, and endoscopy settings.

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The following document is a summary guide of infection prevention recommendations for outpatient (ambulatory care) settings. The recommendations included in this document are not new but rather reflect existing evidence-based guidelines produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee.

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Infection control is a major issue in clinical practice. The revised third edition of this highly successful book provides a comprehensive guide to the principles and practice of infection control and prevention, and the basic elements of microbiology and epidemiology that underpin them.

The contents are firmly based in clinical practice and are relevant to both hospital and community settings. The CDC estimates that 50% of all SSIs are preventable. 11 Surgical site infection prevention is the responsibility of both the patient and the health care providers.

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Readers of the Infection Prevention Policy and Procedure Manual for Hospitals can download the forms and figures included in this book by visiting the HCPro Web address below.

We hope you find the downloads useful. Infection prevention in surgical settings. [Barbara J Gruendemann; Sandra Stonehocker Mangum] -- This handbook is the first of its kind to discuss infection control guidelines that directly relate to surgical environments.

Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection 2 Global guidelines for the prevention of surgical site infection, second edition ISBN • Lack of follow-up with possible surgical site infections (SSIs) • Contamination of the sterile field with used or dirty instruments Guide to infection prevention for outpatient settings: minimum expectations for safe care [online].

May [cited Oct 26].File Size: KB. 4 IMPLEMENTATION MANUAL TO SUPPORT THE PREVENTION OF SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS AT THE FACILITY LEVEL – TURNING RECOMMENDATIONS INTO PRACTICE (INTERIM VERSION) FOREWORD I believe the s will be remembered and commemorated as the ‘guidelines era’. The World Health Organization (WHO) led the initiative for the first global surgical.

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Critical Access Hospitals. The higher likelihood of infection is reflected in vulnerable patients who are immunocompromised because of age (neonate, elderly), underlying diseases, severity of illness, immunosuppressive medications, or medical/surgical treatments. Patients with alterations in cellular immune function, cellular phagocytosis, Cited by:.

In their book "Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings," Barbara J. Gruendemann, RN, MS, FAAN, CNOR and Sandra Stonehocker Mangum, RN, MN, CNOR write, "The risk of nosocomial infection has been thought to be minimal in ambulatory surgical settings because of the short stay in the facility, the.A Unit Guide to Infection Prevention for Long-Term Care Staff is designed to provide LTC staff with basic knowledge about LTC facility infection prevention guidelines.

The guide is meant to provide infection prevention information to frontline staff, and was developed using materials from the Infection Preventionist's Guide to Long-Term Care.This handbook provides easy access to guidelines for infection control in various surgical settings.

It contains guidelines for preparation of the patient, surgical equipment, personnel and surgical emann, Barbara J. is the author of 'Infection Prevention in Surgical Settings' with ISBN and ISBN