Vol II Number 1 – January-February 1998

News Features

Guidelines for Infection Control in Health Care Personnel – Draft

Water as a Reservoir of Nosocomial Pathogens

Legislative/Regulatory News

EPA Issues Complaint for Illegal Claims that Pesticide Product Protects Children from Bacterial Infections

Question of the Month

Disrupted Water Line and Infection Control

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

News and Announcements

 

Vol II Number 2 – March-April 1998

News Features

Use of Disinfectants in the Home

Progress Towards the Elimination of Hepatitis B Virus Transmission Among Healthcare Workers in the United States

Legislative/Regulatory News

OSHA and Hepatitis B Vaccination

Don’t Do This

Aerosolized Vancomycin Used to Decolonize MRSA

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

 

Vol II Number 3 – May-June 1998

News Features

Levels of Contamination on Surgical Instruments After Cleaning

FDA Approves New Sterilants

Legislative/Regulatory News

New CDC Public Health Service Guidelines for the Management of Health-Care Worker Exposures to HIV and Recommendations for Post-Exposure Prophylaxis

Question of the Month

HIV Post-Exposure Follow-up Requirements

Announcements

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

 

Vol II No 4 – July-August 1998

News Features

CDC Surgical Site Infections Draft Guideline

Definition for Multiply-Resistant Organisms

Legislative/Regulatory/Question of the Month

Reprocessing, Refurbishing, and Remarketing Medical Devices

News and Announcements

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

 

Vol II No 5 – September-October 1998

News Features

Pet Therapy

Review of New Chemical Sterilants Used for High-Level Disinfection

Legislative/Regulatory

Changes in the Rules Governing the Control of Communicable Diseases

Question of the Month

TB Skin Testing/Anergy Testing

News and Announcements

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

 

Vol II No 6 – November-December 1998

News Features

Managing Latex Allergy

Pertussis

Regulatory/Legislative

Clarification of Needlestick Legislation

Question of the Month

Hand Soaps and Lotions Compatibility

Courses for the Infection Control Professional