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Testing for Clostridium difficile Infection

Testing for Clostridium difficile Infection

Hello, my name is Dr. Carolyn Gould. I’m a medical officer in the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at CDC, and I’m happy to speak with you today as part of the CDC Expert Video Commentary Series on Medscape. In this video commentary, I’d like to address laboratory testing for

2016 NHSN – Infection Prevention and Surveillance in LTC

2016 NHSN – Infection Prevention and Surveillance in LTC

>>Welcome to Atlanta and the start of the 2016 NHSN Annual Training. We tried to order some pretty weather for those of you who have come from the north, and I hope we did alright. My name for those of who I haven’t had the privilege to meet yet is

Doing It – Michelle & Shawn

Doing It – Michelle & Shawn

– I’m Michelle. – And I’m Shawn. – I’ve had friends pass away and their family members would tell us that they had walking pneumonia, and at that point, I had no idea what that meant. In retrospect, I’ve lost a lot of friends to HIV and AIDS. – I