Vol III No 1 – January-February 1999

News Features

Patient Injury from Flash Sterilized Instruments

The Effect of Blood on the Antiviral Activity of Disinfectants

Legislative/Regulatory

NC Unveils Ergonomics Proposal

Question of the Month

Laser Safety

News and Announcements

 

Vol III No 2 – March-April 1999
News Features

Hand Protectant Demonstrates Clinical Benefits

MRSE/MRSA Isolation Precautions Update

Legislative/Regulatory

JCAHO Survey Experience

Question of the Month

Skin Prep Around Eyes

News and Announcements

 

Vol III No 3 – May-June 1999

News and Features

Chemical Indicator Tapes Present Health Hazard

Legislative/Regulatory

Draft Ergonomics Standard Published

FDA Approves Lyme Disease Vaccine

OSHA Announces Plans to Combat Needlestick Injuries

New Blood Screening Test

Question of the Month

Disinfecting Vaginal Ultrasound Probes

News and Announcements

 

Vol III No 4 – July – August 1999

News Features

Bronchoscopes

Handwashing

Regulatory/Legislative/Question of the Month

Glutaraldehyde Use

News and Announcements

 

Vol III No 5

– September – October 1999

News Features

Immunization of Healthcare Workers

Inactivation of Cryptosporidium parvum Oocyst Infectivity by Disinfection and Sterilization Processes

Regulatory/Legislative/Question of the Month

JCAHO Random Unannounced Survey Policy Question of the Month Fans in Dietary Kitchens

News and Announcements

Karen Hoffmann Receives Educator of the Year Award

Other Announcements

Courses for the Infection Control Professional

 

Vol III No 6 – November – December 1999

News Features

JCAHO and FDA Comment on Reuse of Single Use Items

Infection Control Measures That Reduce Transmission of VRE

Regulatory/Legislative

Tuberculosis in North Carolina: Epidemiology and New Therapy Guidelines

Question of the Month

Blood-Contaminated Medical Records

News and Announcements