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Clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of intravascular catheter-related infection: 2009 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
These updated guidelines replace the previous management guidelines published in 2001. The guidelines are intended for use by health care providers who care for patients who either have these
Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections.
Guidelines for the prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections.
TLDR
This research presents a meta-analysis of 120 cases of central giant cell granuloma in mice over a 12-month period and shows clear patterns of infection and disease progression that are hallmarks of organ failure.
Surviving Sepsis Campaign: guidelines on the management of critically ill adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
TLDR
The Surviving Sepsis Campaign CO VID-19 panel issued several recommendations to help support healthcare workers caring for critically ill ICU patients with COVID-19, and will provide new recommendations in further releases of these guidelines.
Guidelines for the management of intravascular catheter-related infections.
TLDR
These guidelines address the issues related to the management of catheter-related bacteremia and associated complications and provide evidence-based recommendations for assessment of the quality and strength of the data.
Prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections.
  • L. Mermel
  • Medicine, Biology
    Annals of internal medicine
  • 1 September 1994
TLDR
Simple interventions can reduce the risk for serious catheter-related infection and use of chlorhexidine-silver sulfadiazine-impregnated or minocycline-rifampin-impraped short-term central venous catheters if the rate of infection is high despite adherence to other strategies that do not incorporate antimicrobial agents.
Guidelines for the Prevention of Intravascular Catheter–Related Infections
TLDR
Examples of evidence-based interventions that can reduce the risk for serious catheter-related infection are education and training, maximal sterile barrier precautions, and 2% chlorhexidine preparation for skin antisepsis.
Guidelines for the Management of Intravascular Catheter-Related Infections
TLDR
These guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American College of Critical Care Medicine, and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America contain recommendations for the management of adults and children with, and diagnosis of infections related to, peripheral and nontunneled central venous catheters, pulmonary artery catheter, tunneled central cathetes, and implantable devices.
Strategies to Prevent Central Line–Associated Bloodstream Infections in Acute Care Hospitals
TLDR
The intent of this document is to highlight practical recommendations in a concise format designed to assist acute care hospitals in implementing and prioritizing their central line–associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) prevention efforts.
Strategies to Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Acute Care Hospitals
TLDR
The intent of this document is to highlight practical recommendations in a concise format designed to assist acute care hospitals in implementing and prioritizing their ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) prevention efforts.
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