June issue of AJIC highlights hand hygiene

The June issue of the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC), now available online, includes a major article on promoting and sustaining a hospital-wide hand hygiene program, as well as several other articles focusing on hand hygiene practices and compliance. 

Additional articles cover risk factors for Staphylococcus aureus surgical site infection, embracing collaboration for reducing bloodstream infections, implementation of hospital-wide enhanced terminal cleaning of targeted patient rooms, and postdischarge surveillance following delivery.

To learn more and access the articles, view the Table of Contents.

About AJIC: American Journal of Infection Control

The American Journal of Infection Control (www.ajicjournal.org) covers key topics and issues in infection control and epidemiology. Infection preventionists, including physicians, nurses, and epidemiologists, rely on AJIC for peer-reviewed articles covering clinical topics as well as original research. As the official publication of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), AJIC is the foremost resource on infection control, epidemiology, infectious diseases, quality management, occupational health, and disease prevention. AJIC also publishes infection control guidelines from APIC and the CDC. Published by Elsevier, AJIC is included in MEDLINE and CINAHL.

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