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Recently added

12/08/2015 Wet, Soap, Wash, Rinse, Dry - Stop germs spreading: the power is in your hands AND Coughs and sneezes spread diseases - Stop germs spreading
12/08/2015 West Nile virus: A contingency plan to protect the public’s health
12/08/2015 West Nile virus infection outbreak in humans in Central Macedonia, Greece – July–August 2010
12/08/2015 Welsh Healthcare Associated Infection Programme (WHAIP)
12/08/2015 Wellness centres: an important but overlooked source of Legionnaires’ disease. Eight years of source investigation in the Netherlands, 1 August 2002 to 1 August 2010
12/08/2015 Weekly infections statistics gives power to patients
12/08/2015 Web query-based surveillance in Sweden during the influenza A(H1N1)2009 pandemic, April 2009 to February 2010
12/08/2015 Water Sources and Potential for Infection from Taps and Sinks
12/08/2015 Waste from health-care activities
12/08/2015 Washing clothes at home Information for people in hospitals or care homes and their relatives
12/08/2015 Ward Sisters Charter: An Action Plan for Cleaner Hospitals in Northern Ireland
12/08/2015 Ward Housekeeping
12/08/2015 Wales Audit Office report on healthcare associaed infections - a summary for patients and carers
12/08/2015 Viral haemorrhagic Fever (VHF) Web Directory
12/08/2015 Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157
12/08/2015 Ventilator-associated pneumonia
12/08/2015 vCJD risk assessment calculations for a patient with multiple routes of exposure
12/08/2015 Vaccine cold storage
12/08/2015 Vaccination programme
12/08/2015 Use of the vaccination register to evaluate influenza vaccine coverage in seniors in the 2010/11 influenza season, Navarre, Spain
12/08/2015 Use of specific pandemic influenza vaccines during the H1N1 2009 pandemic (ECDC Interim guidance)
12/08/2015 Use of disinfectants and antibacterials in the home: concerns about antibiotic resistance
12/08/2015 Use of benchmarking and public reporting for infection control in four high-income countries (Summary only)
12/08/2015 Urinary Catheterisation and Catheter Care: Best practice statement (June 2004)
12/08/2015 Uptake of the seasonal influenza vaccine
12/08/2015 Uptake and impact of a new live attenuated influenza vaccine programme in England: early results of a pilot in primary school-age children, 2013/14 influenza season
12/08/2015 Updating the Guideline Methodology of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC)
12/08/2015 Updated guidance on the management and treatment of Clostridium difficile infection
12/08/2015 Updated guidance on the diagnosis and reporting of Clostridium difficile
12/08/2015 Update on use of antivirals for flu prevention and treatment