What has 123 chapters and is essential to infection prevention?

APIC Text—the definitive infection prevention and control resource  

The APIC Text, 4th edition has arrived! This 3-volume, 123-chapter infection prevention and control resource reflects the latest guidelines, regulations, clinical standards, research, and best practices.

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You, your colleagues, and your facility need this invaluable resource to train staff and fine-tune implementation. Here are some of the elements of the 4th edition that make it a must-have resource:

•Every chapter has been reviewed and revised.

•There are four new chapters on important topics: Competency and Certification, Standard Precautions, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, and Long-Term Acute Care. 

•To support your efforts, it has comprehensive coverage: from programmatic elements to best practices to prevention measures.

•Reflecting healthcare needs, you’ll find guidance for specific practice settings (e.g., long-term care, home health) and special patient populations (e.g., burns and transplants).


To ensure ease-of-use, APIC Text is printed in three volumes and the chapters contain subsections on programs and specialty areas. Additionally, each chapter contains international perspectives and future trends.

APIC Text is essential to your practice. View the Table of Contents and purchase today.

Also available as an online resource!

APIC Text Online—the extensiveness of APIC Text in an online format. The newly updated, content-rich APIC Text Online includes all 123 chapters of new and revised content from the APIC Text. This internet-accessible version enables subscribers to access the most up-to-date content in real time.

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