Subject index

        Abstracts for the APIC 33rd Annual Educational Conference and International Meeting are located at www.mosby.com/ajic.

        A

        Abdomen
        The effect of performance feedback on wound infection rate in abdominal hysterectomy (Rodriguez et al). 2006;34:182-7
        Accidents, occupational
        Needlestick injury and accidental exposure to blood: the need for improving the hepatitis B vaccination grade among health care workers outside the hospital (Vos et al). 2006;34:610-2 (Brief rep.)
        Aerosols
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Age factors
        Consideration of age at admission for selective screening to identify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers to control dissemination in a medical ward (Eveillard et al). 2006;34:108-13 (Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance)
        Air conditioning
        A problem of hospital hygiene: the presence of aspergilli in hospital wards with different air-conditioning features (Perdelli et al). 2006;34:264-8
        Air microbiology
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Airborne pathogens
        A problem of hospital hygiene: the presence of aspergilli in hospital wards with different air-conditioning features (Perdelli et al). 2006;34:264-8
        Alcohols
        Alcohol-based hand sanitizer: can frequent use cause an elevated blood alcohol level? (Miller et al). 2006;34:150-1 (Brief rep.)
        Amoeba
        Influence of amoebae and physical and chemical characteristics of water on presence and proliferation of Legionella species in hospital water systems (Lasheras et al). 2006;34:520-5
        Anti-bacterial agents
        Antimicrobial stewardship (Fishman). 2006;34:S55-63
        Errors committed by nursing technicians and assistants in administering antibiotics (Hoefel and Lautert). 2006;34:437-42
        Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding antibiotic use among Latinos in the United States: review and recommendations (Céspedes and Larson). 2006;34:495-502
        Mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria (Tenover). 2006;34:S3-10
        Roundtable discussion. 2006;34:S64-73
        Anti-infective agents, local
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Increase in catheter insertion-site infections associated to the introduction of a substandard competitive antiseptic (Volkow et al). 2006;34:335-7 (Brief rep.)
        Antibodies
        Prevalence of antibodies against hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus among blood donors in Lebanon, 1997-2003 (Irani-Hakime et al). 2006;34:241-3 (Brief rep.)
        Antimicrobial drug resistance
        Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology (Risi Jr). 2006;34:540-2 (Perspectives on Antimicrobial Resistance)
        Editorial. 2006;34:613-4 (Editorial)
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83
        Novel ways of preventing antibiotic-resistant infections: what might the future hold? (Roghmann and McGrail). 2006;34:469-75 (Commentary)
        Antisepsis
        Translating evidence into practice to prevent central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a systems-based intervention (Young et al). 2006;34:503-6
        Antistreptolysin
        An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled (Dworkin et al). 2006;34:296-300
        Arthroplasty, replacement
        An enhanced benchmark for prosthetic joint replacement infection rates (Barnes et al). 2006;34:669-72 (Practice forum)
        Aspergillosis
        A problem of hospital hygiene: the presence of aspergilli in hospital wards with different air-conditioning features (Perdelli et al). 2006;34:264-8
        Attitude of health personnel
        Impact of contact isolation on health care workers at a tertiary care center (Kham et al). 2006;34:408-13
        Nurses' beliefs about public health emergencies: fear of abandonment (O'Boyle et al). 2006;34:351-7

        B

        Bacteremia
        Clinical and molecular epidemiology of nursing home-associated staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (Lesse and Mylotte). 2006;34:642-50
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Pseudooutbreak of Pantoea species bacteremia associated with contaminated cotton pledgets (Koo et al). 2006;34:443-6
        Risk factors for nosocomial urinary tract–related bacteremia: a case-control study (Saint et al). 2006;34:401-7
        Risk factors for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis bacteremia in hospitalized patients: ana analysis of two case-control studies (Furtado et al). 2006;34:447-51
        Bacteria
        Bacterial contamination of nonsterile disposable gloves before use (Berthelot et al). 2006;34:128-30
        Biocidal activity of a bioactive glass-protected, preservative-free tattooing solution (Charnock). 2006;34:290-5
        Pasteurization is effective against multidrug-resistant bacteria (Wang et al). 2006;34:320-2 (Brief rep.)
        Bacterial infections
        Novel ways of preventing antibiotic-resistant infections: what might the future hold? (Roghmann and McGrail). 2006;34:469-75 (Commentary)
        The role of chiropractic adjusting tables as reservoirs for microbial diseases (Bifero et al). 2006;34:155-7 (Brief rep.)
        Bacteriuria
        Risk factors for nosocomial urinary tract–related bacteremia: a case-control study (Saint et al). 2006;34:401-7
        Benchmarking
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Bioterrorism
        Nurses and emergency disasters: what is known (Secor-Turner and O'Boyle). 2006;34:414-20
        Blood-borne pathogens
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82
        Bloodborne viral pathogens and the feasibility of passing thorough the gloves: an appraisal and implication on infection control (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:400 (Letter)
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        Occupational HIV infection among health care workers exposed to blood and body fluids in Brazil (Rapparini). 2006;34:237-40 (Brief rep.)
        Blood donors
        HTLV-II transmission to a health care worker (Menna-Barreto and Alegre). 2006;34:158-60 (Clinical case study)
        Prevalence of antibodies against hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus among blood donors in Lebanon, 1997-2003 (Irani-Hakime et al). 2006;34:241-3 (Brief rep.)
        Body fluids
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        Occupational HIV infection among health care workers exposed to blood and body fluids in Brazil (Rapparini). 2006;34:237-40 (Brief rep.)
        Variation in blood and body fluids exposure when small-gauge needles or peripheral venous catheters were implicated: results of a 4-year surveillance in France (L'Hériteau et al). 2006;34:215-7
        Body temperature
        RE: A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer. 2006;34:248-9 (Letter)
        Effects of long-term storage on sterility of medical supplies (Rutala et al). 2006;34:248 (Letter)
        Brief reports
        Brief reports. 2006;34:41-8, 150-7, 234-47, 320-2, 335-47, 465-6, 534-9, 597-612, 673-8
        Burkholderia cepacia
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Burns
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83

        C

        Calicivirus, feline
        Comparative efficacy of ethanol and isopropanol against feline calicivirus, a norovirus surrogate (Malik et al). 2006;34:31-5
        Survival on uncommon fomites of feline calicivirus, a surrogate of noroviruses (Clay et al). 2006;34:41-3 (Brief rep.)
        Virucidal activity of a quaternary ammonium compound disinfectant against feline calicivirus: a surrogate for norovirus (Jimenez and Chiang). 2006;34:269-73
        Cancer
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Capnocytophaga
        Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology (Risi Jr). 2006;34:540-2 (Perspectives on Antimicrobial Resistance)
        Carrier state
        Decrease in the incidence of mupirocin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in carriers from an intensive care unit (Caierão et al). 2006;34:6-9
        Catheterization
        Impact of StatLock securing device on symptomatic catheter-related urinary tract infection: a prospective, randomized, multicenter clinical trial (Darouiche et al). 2006;34:555-60
        Increase in catheter insertion-site infections associated to the introduction of a substandard competitive antiseptic (Volkow et al). 2006;34:335-7 (Brief rep.)
        Prospective cohort study of central venous catheters among internal medicine ward patients (Trick et al). 2006;34:636-41
        Prospective surveillance of phlebitis associated with peripheral intravenous catheters (Malach et al). 2006;34:308-12
        Translating evidence into practice to prevent central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a systems-based intervention (Young et al). 2006;34:503-6
        Catheterization, central venous
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Catheterization, peripheral
        Variation in blood and body fluids exposure when small-gauge needles or peripheral venous catheters were implicated: results of a 4-year surveillance in France (L'Hériteau et al). 2006;34:215-7
        Cerebrovascular accident
        The pneumonia score: a simple grading scale for prediction of pneumonia after acute stroke (Kwon et al). 2006;34:64-8
        Chemistry, physical
        Influence of amoebae and physical and chemical characteristics of water on presence and proliferation of Legionella species in hospital water systems (Lasheras et al). 2006;34:520-5
        Children
        Hepatitis B virus among schoolchildren in an endemic area in Egypt over a decade: impact of hepatitis B vaccine (Sherbini et al). 2006;34:600-2 (Brief rep.)
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Chiropractic
        The role of chiropractic adjusting tables as reservoirs for microbial diseases (Bifero et al). 2006;34:155- (Brief rep.)
        Chlorhexidine
        Translating evidence into practice to prevent central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a systems-based intervention (Young et al). 2006;34:503-6
        Clinical case study
        Clinical case study. 2006;34:158-60, 348-50
        Clostridium difficile
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Coagulase
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Colony count, bacterial
        Comparison of bacterial counts in glove juice of surgeons wearing smooth band rings versus those without rings (Waterman et al). 2006;34:421-5
        Commentary
        Commentary. 2006;34:73-9, 313-9, 331-4, 469-75
        Consensus
        Time to look for a consensus on economic analyses of health care–associated infections (Knop et al). 2006;34:399-400 (Letter)
        Conserved sequence
        HA cleavage site mutation in bird flu virus in Thailand: relation to pathogenic degree and further surveillance (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:468 (Letter)
        Contamination
        Delayed recognition of a pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium terrae (Bettiker et al). 2006;34:343-7 (Brief rep.)
        Coronary artery bypass
        Gender risk differences for surgical site infections among a primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery cohort: 1995-1998 (Bundy et al). 2006;34:114-21
        Correctional facilities
        Hepatitis B vaccination in correctional health care workers (Lara et al). 2006;34:399 (Letter)
        Cost-benefit analysis
        A university hospital's 10-year experience with tuberculin testing: value of the 2-step tuberculin skin test (Choudhary et al). 2006;34:358-61
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Time to look for a consensus on economic analyses of health care–associated infections (Knop et al). 2006;34:399-400 (Letter)
        Cross infection
        Clinical, microbiologic, and epidemiologic characteristics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in a University Hospital, Malatya, Turkey (Yetkin et al). 2006;34:188-92
        Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in four Mexican public hospitals (Barba et al). 2006;34:244-7 (Brief rep.)
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83
        Ensuring rational public reporting systems for health care-associated infections: systematic literature review and evaluation recommendations (McKibben et al). 2006;34:142-9
        The establishment of a statewide surveillance program for hospital-acquired infections in large Victorian public hospitals: a report from the VICNISS Coordinating Center (Russo et al). 2006;34:430-6
        Implementing an animated geographic information system to investigate factors associated with nosocomial infections: a novel approach (Kho et al). 2006;34:578-82
        Increased efficiency in evaluating patients with suspected tuberculosis by use of a dedicated airborne infection isolation unit (Leonard et al). 2006;34:69-72
        Infected health care workers and patient safety: a double standard (Perry et al). 2006;34:313-9 (Commentary)
        Influence of amoebae and physical and chemical characteristics of water on presence and proliferation of Legionella species in hospital water systems (Lasheras et al). 2006;34:520-5
        Managing methicillin-resistant staphylococci: a paradigm for preventing nosocomial transmission of resistant organisms (Henderson). 2006;34:S46-54
        Measurement of the microbial barrier effectiveness of sterilization containers in terms of the log reduction value for prevention of nosocomial infections (Dunkelberg and Fleitmann-Glende). 2006;34:285-9
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Nosocomial pneumonia: state of the science (Flanders et al). 2006;34:84-93
        Poor hospital infection control practice in hand hygiene, glove utilization, and usage of tourniquets (Sacar et al). 2006;34:606-9 (Brief rep.)
        Prevention of infection spreading by cleaning and disinfecting: different approaches and difficulties in communicating (Vitali and Agolini). 2006;34:49-50 (Letter)
        Prospective cohort study of central venous catheters among internal medicine ward patients (Trick et al). 2006;34:636-41
        Prospective surveillance of phlebitis associated with peripheral intravenous catheters (Malach et al). 2006;34:308-12
        Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al (McGuckin). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina (McGuckin). 2006;34:329 (Letter)
        Results of the Spanish national nosocomial infection surveillance network (VICONOS) for surgery patients from January 1997 through December 2003 (Jodrá et al). 2006;34:134-41
        Risk factors for nosocomial urinary tract–related bacteremia: a case-control study (Saint et al). 2006;34:401-7
        Significant pathogens isolated from surgical site infections at a community hospital in the Midwest (Cantlon et al). 2006;34:526-9
        Surveillance of hospital-acquired infections: a model for settings with resource constraints (Brusaferro et al). 2006;34:362-6
        Time to look for a consensus on economic analyses of health care–associated infections (Knop et al). 2006;34:399-400 (Letter)
        Translating evidence into practice to prevent central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a systems-based intervention (Young et al). 2006;34:503-6
        Translating infection prevention evidence into practice using quantitative and qualitative research (Krein et al). 2006;34:507-12
        Underdiagnosis of hospital-acquired Legionnaires disease in Singapore (Lin and Yu). 2006;34:161-2 (Letter)
        Where should one search when confronted with outbreaks of nosocomial infection? (Gastmeier et al). 2006;34:603-5 (Brief rep.)
        Cucurbita
        Jack o'lantern—scarier than you think! (Nagano et al). 2006;34:679-80 (Letter)

        D

        Decontamination
        A prospective study of the efficacy of routine decontamination for gastrointestinal endoscopes and the risk factors for failure (Bisset et al). 2006;34:274-80
        Delivery of health care
        Attitudes, beliefs, and infection control practices of Iranian dentists associated with HIV-positive patients (Askarian et al). 2006;34:530-3
        Ensuring rational public reporting systems for health care-associated infections: systematic literature review and evaluation recommendations (McKibben et al). 2006;34:142-9
        Evolution of infection control in Egypt: achievements and challenges (Talaat et al). 2006;34:193-200
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        Dental assistants
        Infection control knowledge and practices among dentists and dental nurses at a Jordanian university teaching center (Qudeimat et al). 2006;34:218-22
        Dentists
        Attitudes, beliefs, and infection control practices of Iranian dentists associated with HIV-positive patients (Askarian et al). 2006;34:530-3
        Infection control knowledge and practices among dentists and dental nurses at a Jordanian university teaching center (Qudeimat et al). 2006;34:218-22
        Dermatitis, contact
        Skin reactions related to hand hygiene and selection of hand hygiene products (Larson et al). 2006;34:627-35
        Developmental disabilities
        An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled (Dworkin et al). 2006;34:296-300
        Disasters
        Nurses and emergency disasters: what is known (Secor-Turner and O'Boyle). 2006;34:414-20
        Disease notification
        Ensuring rational public reporting systems for health care-associated infections: systematic literature review and evaluation recommendations (McKibben et al). 2006;34:142-9
        Disease outbreaks
        A myth too tough to die: the dead of disasters cause epidemics of disease (Kirkis). 2006;34:331-4 (Commentary)
        A climatologic investigation of the SARS-CoV outbreak in Beijing, China (Yuan et al). 2006;34:234-6 (Brief rep.)
        Confidence in controlling a SARS outbreak: experiences of public health nurses in managing home quarantine measures in Taiwan (Hsu et al). 2006;34:176-81
        Delayed recognition of a pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium terrae (Bettiker et al). 2006;34:343-7 (Brief rep.)
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled (Dworkin et al). 2006;34:296-300
        Pseudooutbreak of Pantoea species bacteremia associated with contaminated cotton pledgets (Koo et al). 2006;34:443-6
        Disease reservoirs
        Enteral tube hub as a reservoir for transmissible enteric bacteria (Matlow et al). 2006;34:131-3
        The role of chiropractic adjusting tables as reservoirs for microbial diseases (Bifero et al). 2006;34:155-7 (Brief rep.)
        Disease transmission
        Bloodborne viral pathogens and the feasibility of passing thorough the gloves: an appraisal and implication on infection control (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:400 (Letter)
        Survival on uncommon fomites of feline calicivirus, a surrogate of noroviruses (Clay et al). 2006;34:41-3 (Brief rep.)
        Disease transmission, patient-to-professional
        HTLV-II transmission to a health care worker (Menna-Barreto and Alegre). 2006;34:158-60 (Clinical case study)
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        Disease transmission, professional-to-patient
        Infected health care workers and patient safety: a double standard (Perry et al). 2006;34:313-9 (Commentary)
        Disinfectants
        Broad-spectrum microbicidal activity, toxicologic assessment, and materials compatibility of a new generation of accelerated hydrogen peroxide-based environmental surface disinfectant (Omidbakhsh and Sattar). 2006;34:251-7
        A new peroxide-based flexible endoscope-compatible high-level disinfectant (Omidbakhsh). 2006;34:571-7
        Disinfection
        Automated washing with the Reliance Endoscope Processing System and its equivalence to optimal manual cleaning (Alfa et al). 2006;34:561-70
        Comparative efficacy of ethanol and isopropanol against feline calicivirus, a norovirus surrogate (Malik et al). 2006;34:31-5
        An evaluation of patient area cleaning in 3 hospitals using a novel targeting methodology (Carling et al). 2006;34:513-9
        Prevention of infection spreading by cleaning and disinfecting: different approaches and difficulties in communicating (Vitali and Agolini). 2006;34:49-50 (Letter)
        Redesign of portable suction equipment cases: an engineering approach to a disinfection problem (Neely et al). 2006;34:281-4
        Dogs
        Who let the dogs out? Infection control did: utility of dogs in health care settings and infection control aspects (DiSalvo et al). 2006;34:301-7
        Drug contamination
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Drug resistance, microbial
        Antimicrobial resistance in gram-positive bacteria (Rice). 2006;34:S11-9
        Antimicrobial Resistance Prevention Initiative: proceedings of an Expert Panel on Resistance (CME assessment and evaluation form). 2006;34:S76-9
        Antimicrobial stewardship (Fishman). 2006;34:S55-63
        Introduction (Moellering). 2006;34:S1-2
        Mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria (Tenover). 2006;34:S3-S10
        Pharmacodynamics: relation to antimicrobial resistance (Rybak). 2006;34:S38-45
        Resistance in gram-negative bacteria: enterobacteriaceae (Paterson). 2006;34:S20-8
        Roundtable discussion. 2006;34:S64-73
        Drug resistance, multiple, bacterial
        Clinical, microbiologic, and epidemiologic characteristics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in a University Hospital, Malatya, Turkey (Yetkin et al). 2006;34:188-92
        Effectiveness of barrier precautions and surveillance cultures to control transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms: a systematic review of the literature (Aboelela et al). 2006;34:484-94
        Pasteurization is effective against multidrug-resistant bacteria (Wang et al). 2006;34:320-2 (Brief rep.)
        Resistance in nonfermenting gram-negative bacteria: multidrug resistance to the maximum (McGowan, Jr.). 2006;34:S29-37

        E

        Editorials
        Editorials. 2006;34:163, 613-4
        Elderly
        Cost benefits of targeting the pneumococcal vaccination program to the elderly population in Taiwan (Chen et al). 2006;34:597-9 (Brief rep.)
        Emergency medical services
        Nurses' beliefs about public health emergencies: fear of abandonment (O'Boyle et al). 2006;34:351-7
        Endoscopes
        Automated washing with the Reliance Endoscope Processing System and its equivalence to optimal manual cleaning (Alfa et al). 2006;34:561-70
        A new peroxide-based flexible endoscope-compatible high-level disinfectant (Omidbakhsh). 2006;34:571-7
        Endoscopes, gastrointestinal
        A prospective study of the efficacy of routine decontamination for gastrointestinal endoscopes and the risk factors for failure (Bisset et al). 2006;34:274-80
        Endoscopy, digestive system
        Surgical site infection in patients submitted to digestive surgery: risk prediction and the NNIS risk index (de Oliveira et al). 2006;34:201-7
        Enteral nutrition
        Enteral tube hub as a reservoir for transmissible enteric bacteria (Matlow et al). 2006;34:131-3
        Enterobacteriaceae
        Enteral tube hub as a reservoir for transmissible enteric bacteria (Matlow et al). 2006;34:131-3
        Resistance in gram-negative bacteria: enterobacteriaceae (Paterson). 2006;34:S20-8
        Enterococcus
        Colonization and infection with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus among patients with cancer (Matar et al). 2006;34:534-6 (Brief rep.)
        Enterococcus faecalis
        Risk factors for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis bacteremia in hospitalized patients: ana analysis of two case-control studies (Furtado et al). 2006;34:447-51
        Epidemiology, molecular
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Equipment contamination
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Assessment of materials commonly utilized in health care: implications for bacterial survival and transmission (Lankford et al). 2006;34:258-63
        Bacterial contamination of nonsterile disposable gloves before use (Berthelot et al). 2006;34:128-30
        Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in four Mexican public hospitals (Barba et al). 2006;34:244-7 (Brief rep.)
        Effects of long-term storage on sterility of medical supplies (Rutala et al). 2006;34:248 (Letter)
        Enteral tube hub as a reservoir for transmissible enteric bacteria (Matlow et al). 2006;34:131-3
        Increase in catheter insertion-site infections associated to the introduction of a substandard competitive antiseptic (Volkow et al). 2006;34:335-7 (Brief rep.)
        Pasteurization is effective against multidrug-resistant bacteria (Wang et al). 2006;34:320-2 (Brief rep.)
        Pseudooutbreak of Pantoea species bacteremia associated with contaminated cotton pledgets (Koo et al). 2006;34:443-6
        Redesign of portable suction equipment cases: an engineering approach to a disinfection problem (Neely et al). 2006;34:281-4
        The role of chiropractic adjusting tables as reservoirs for microbial diseases (Bifero et al). 2006;34:155- (Brief rep.)
        Equipment failure analysis
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Ethanol
        Comparative efficacy of ethanol and isopropanol against feline calicivirus, a norovirus surrogate (Malik et al). 2006;34:31-5
        Ethics
        Toward a socioethical approach to behavior change (Mah and Meyers). 2006;34:73-9 (Commentary)
        Evidence-based medicine
        Reading habits of infection control coordinators in the United States: peer-reviewed or nonpeer-reviewed evidence? (Olmsted et al). 2006;34:616-20

        F

        Fever
        RE: A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer. 2006;34:248-9 (Letter)
        Fomites
        Survival on uncommon fomites of feline calicivirus, a surrogate of noroviruses (Clay et al). 2006;34:41-3 (Brief rep.)
        Forehead
        RE: A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer. 2006;34:248-9 (Letter)
        Fungi
        Jack o'lantern—scarier than you think! (Nagano et al). 2006;34:679-80 (Letter)

        G

        Geographic information systems
        Implementing an animated geographic information system to investigate factors associated with nosocomial infections: a novel approach (Kho et al). 2006;34:578-82
        Gloves, protective
        Bacterial contamination of nonsterile disposable gloves before use (Berthelot et al). 2006;34:128-30
        Bloodborne viral pathogens and the feasibility of passing thorough the gloves: an appraisal and implication on infection control (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:400 (Letter)
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83
        Poor hospital infection control practice in hand hygiene, glove utilization, and usage of tourniquets (Sacar et al). 2006;34:606-9 (Brief rep.)
        Gloves, surgical
        Comparison of bacterial counts in glove juice of surgeons wearing smooth band rings versus those without rings (Waterman et al). 2006;34:421-5
        Gram-negative bacteria
        Resistance in nonfermenting gram-negative bacteria: multidrug resistance to the maximum (McGowan, Jr.). 2006;34:S29-37
        Gram-positive bacteria
        Antimicrobial resistance in gram-positive bacteria (Rice). 2006;34:S11-9
        Guidelines
        Effectiveness of barrier precautions and surveillance cultures to control transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms: a systematic review of the literature (Aboelela et al). 2006;34:484-94

        H

        Habits
        Reading habits of infection control coordinators in the United States: peer-reviewed or nonpeer-reviewed evidence? (Olmsted et al). 2006;34:616-20
        Hand hygiene
        Alcohol-based hand sanitizer: can frequent use cause an elevated blood alcohol level? (Miller et al). 2006;34:150-1 (Brief rep.)
        The effect of random voice hand hygiene messages delivered by medical, nursing, and infection control staff on hand hygiene compliance in intensive care (McGuckin et al). 2006;34:673-5 (Brief rep.)
        An examination of covert observation and solution audit as tools to measure the success of hand hygiene interventions (van de Mortel and Murgo). 2006;34:95-9
        Factors associated with personal protection equipment use and hand hygiene among hemodialysis staff (Shimokura et al). 2006;34:100-7
        Handwashing in a Texas evacuation center after Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Plotinsky). 2006;34:327 (Letter)
        Mentor's hand hygiene practices influence student's hand hygiene rates (Snow et al). 2006;34:18-24
        Prepackaged hand hygiene educational tools facilitate implementation (Lawton et al). 2006;34:152-4 (Brief rep.)
        Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina (McGuckin). 2006;34:329 (Letter)
        Hand hygiene agents
        Skin reactions related to hand hygiene and selection of hand hygiene products (Larson et al). 2006;34:627-35
        Handwashing
        An examination of covert observation and solution audit as tools to measure the success of hand hygiene interventions (van de Mortel and Murgo). 2006;34:95-9
        Factors associated with personal protection equipment use and hand hygiene among hemodialysis staff (Shimokura et al). 2006;34:100-7
        The influence of nurse cohorting on hand hygiene effectiveness (Beggs et al). 2006;34:621-6
        Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al (McGuckin). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Skin reactions related to hand hygiene and selection of hand hygiene products (Larson et al). 2006;34:627-35
        Social marketing: a behavior change technology for infection control (Mah et al). 2006;34:452-7 (Practice forum)
        Health care
        Time to look for a consensus on economic analyses of health care–associated infections (Knop et al). 2006;34:399-400 (Letter)
        Health education
        Editorial (Cortazal). 2006;34:163 (Editorial)
        Handwashing in a Texas evacuation center after Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Plotinsky). 2006;34:327 (Letter)
        Health facilities
        Infection control program disparities between acute and long-term care facilities in Maryland (Roup et al). 2006;34:122-7
        Health knowledge, attitudes, practice
        Infection control knowledge and practices among dentists and dental nurses at a Jordanian university teaching center (Qudeimat et al). 2006;34:218-22
        Knowledge, attitude, and practice toward contact isolation precautions among medical students in Shiraz, Iran (Askarian et al). 2006;34:593-6
        Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding antibiotic use among Latinos in the United States: review and recommendations (Céspedes and Larson). 2006;34:495-502
        Health personnel
        A university hospital's 10-year experience with tuberculin testing: value of the 2-step tuberculin skin test (Choudhary et al). 2006;34:358-61
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82
        The effect of random voice hand hygiene messages delivered by medical, nursing, and infection control staff on hand hygiene compliance in intensive care (McGuckin et al). 2006;34:673-5 (Brief rep.)
        Factors associated with personal protection equipment use and hand hygiene among hemodialysis staff (Shimokura et al). 2006;34:100-7
        Hepatitis B vaccination in correctional health care workers (Lara et al). 2006;34:399 (Letter)
        Increase in tuberculin skin test converters among health care workers after a change from Tubersol to Aplisol (Gillenwater et al). 2006;34:651-4
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        Measles, rubella, and varicella seroprevalence among health care workers in Turkey: is prevaccination screening cost-effective? (Celikbas et al). 2006;34:583-7
        Needlestick injury and accidental exposure to blood: the need for improving the hepatitis B vaccination grade among health care workers outside the hospital (Vos et al). 2006;34:610-2 (Brief rep.)
        Occupational HIV infection among health care workers exposed to blood and body fluids in Brazil (Rapparini). 2006;34:237-40 (Brief rep.)
        Patient safety perceptions: a survey of Iowa physicians, pharmacists, and nurses (Durbin et al). 2006;34:25-30
        Skin reactions related to hand hygiene and selection of hand hygiene products (Larson et al). 2006;34:627-35
        Toward a socioethical approach to behavior change (Mah and Meyers). 2006;34:73-9 (Commentary)
        Tuberculin reactivity among health care workers in nonhospital settings (Shah et al). 2006;34:338-42 (Brief rep.)
        Health resources
        Surveillance of hospital-acquired infections: a model for settings with resource constraints (Brusaferro et al). 2006;34:362-6
        Health surveys
        Infection control program disparities between acute and long-term care facilities in Maryland (Roup et al). 2006;34:122-7
        National survey of the status of infection surveillance and control programs in acute care hospitals with more than 300 beds in the Republic of Korea (Oh et al). 2006;34:223-33
        A profile of smaller hospitals: planning for a novel, statewide surveillance program, Victoria, Australia (Bennett et al). 2006;34:170-5
        Hepatitis B
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14
        Hepatitis B vaccination in correctional health care workers (Lara et al). 2006;34:399 (Letter)
        Needlestick injury and accidental exposure to blood: the need for improving the hepatitis B vaccination grade among health care workers outside the hospital (Vos et al). 2006;34:610-2 (Brief rep.)
        Hepatitis B vaccines
        Compliance with hepatitis B virus vaccine: a matter of force? (Trevisan et al). 2006;34:465-6 (Brief rep.)
        Hepatitis B virus among schoolchildren in an endemic area in Egypt over a decade: impact of hepatitis B vaccine (Sherbini et al). 2006;34:600-2 (Brief rep.)
        Prevalence of antibodies against hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus among blood donors in Lebanon, 1997-2003 (Irani-Hakime et al). 2006;34:241-3 (Brief rep.)
        Hepatitis C virus
        Prevalence of antibodies against hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus among blood donors in Lebanon, 1997-2003 (Irani-Hakime et al). 2006;34:241-3 (Brief rep.)
        HIV infections
        Attitudes, beliefs, and infection control practices of Iranian dentists associated with HIV-positive patients (Askarian et al). 2006;34:530-3
        Occupational HIV infection among health care workers exposed to blood and body fluids in Brazil (Rapparini). 2006;34:237-40 (Brief rep.)
        Hospital costs
        Cost benefits of targeting the pneumococcal vaccination program to the elderly population in Taiwan (Chen et al). 2006;34:597-9 (Brief rep.)
        Hospital units
        Increased efficiency in evaluating patients with suspected tuberculosis by use of a dedicated airborne infection isolation unit (Leonard et al). 2006;34:69-72
        Hospitals
        An evaluation of patient area cleaning in 3 hospitals using a novel targeting methodology (Carling et al). 2006;34:513-9
        The influence of nurse cohorting on hand hygiene effectiveness (Beggs et al). 2006;34:621-6
        Measles, rubella, and varicella seroprevalence among health care workers in Turkey: is prevaccination screening cost-effective? (Celikbas et al). 2006;34:583-7
        Measurement of infection control department performance: state of the science (Haas). 2006;34:543-9
        National survey of the status of infection surveillance and control programs in acute care hospitals with more than 300 beds in the Republic of Korea (Oh et al). 2006;34:223-33
        Prevention of infection spreading by cleaning and disinfecting: different approaches and difficulties in communicating (Vitali and Agolini). 2006;34:49-50 (Letter)
        A profile of smaller hospitals: planning for a novel, statewide surveillance program, Victoria, Australia (Bennett et al). 2006;34:170-5
        Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina (McGuckin). 2006;34:329 (Letter)
        Hospitals, public
        Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in four Mexican public hospitals (Barba et al). 2006;34:244-7 (Brief rep.)
        The establishment of a statewide surveillance program for hospital-acquired infections in large Victorian public hospitals: a report from the VICNISS Coordinating Center (Russo et al). 2006;34:430-6
        Hospitals, university
        A university hospital's 10-year experience with tuberculin testing: value of the 2-step tuberculin skin test (Choudhary et al). 2006;34:358-61
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14
        Housekeeping, hospital
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14
        Human T-lymphotropic virus 2
        HTLV-II transmission to a health care worker (Menna-Barreto and Alegre). 2006;34:158-60 (Clinical case study)
        Hydrogen peroxide
        Broad-spectrum microbicidal activity, toxicologic assessment, and materials compatibility of a new generation of accelerated hydrogen peroxide-based environmental surface disinfectant (Omidbakhsh and Sattar). 2006;34:251-7
        A new peroxide-based flexible endoscope-compatible high-level disinfectant (Omidbakhsh). 2006;34:571-7
        Hygiene
        Mentor's hand hygiene practices influence student's hand hygiene rates (Snow et al). 2006;34:18-24
        Poor hospital infection control practice in hand hygiene, glove utilization, and usage of tourniquets (Sacar et al). 2006;34:606-9 (Brief rep.)

        I

        Immune tolerance
        Boosted tuberculin skin testing in hemodialysis patients (Cengiz and Şeker). 2006;34:383-7
        Immunization, secondary
        Boosted tuberculin skin testing in hemodialysis patients (Cengiz and Şeker). 2006;34:383-7
        Immunocompetence
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Immunocompromised host
        Colonization and infection with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus among patients with cancer (Matar et al). 2006;34:534-6 (Brief rep.)
        Incidence
        The pneumonia score: a simple grading scale for prediction of pneumonia after acute stroke (Kwon et al). 2006;34:64-8
        Infection
        Risk of infection and tracking of work-related infectious diseases in the funeral industry (Davidson and Benjamin Jr). 2006;34:655-60
        Infection control
        Assessment of infection surveillance and control programs in nursing homes (Goldrick). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Attitudes, beliefs, and infection control practices of Iranian dentists associated with HIV-positive patients (Askarian et al). 2006;34:530-3
        Bloodborne viral pathogens and the feasibility of passing thorough the gloves: an appraisal and implication on infection control (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:400 (Letter)
        Cluster of invasive salmonellosis cases in a federal prison in Colorado (Ghosh and Vogt). 2006;34:348-50 (Clinical case study)
        Consideration of age at admission for selective screening to identify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers to control dissemination in a medical ward (Eveillard et al). 2006;34:108-13 (Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance)
        Editorial. 2006;34:613-4 (Editorial)
        Editorial. (Cortazal). 2006;34:163 (Editorial)
        The effect of performance feedback on wound infection rate in abdominal hysterectomy (Rodriguez et al). 2006;34:182-7
        Effectiveness of barrier precautions and surveillance cultures to control transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms: a systematic review of the literature (Aboelela et al). 2006;34:484-94
        Evolution of infection control in Egypt: achievements and challenges (Talaat et al). 2006;34:193-200
        Handwashing in a Texas evacuation center after Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Plotinsky). 2006;34:327 (Letter)
        Impact of an infection control program on rates of ventilator-assisted pneumonia in intensive care units in 2 Argentinean hospitals (Rosenthal et al). 2006;34:58-63
        Infection control in German nursing homes (Wendt et al). 2006;34:426-9
        Infection control knowledge and practices among dentists and dental nurses at a Jordanian university teaching center (Qudeimat et al). 2006;34:218-22
        Infection control program disparities between acute and long-term care facilities in Maryland (Roup et al). 2006;34:122-7
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        Knowledge, attitude, and practice toward contact isolation precautions among medical students in Shiraz, Iran (Askarian et al). 2006;34:593-6
        Managing methicillin-resistant staphylococci: a paradigm for preventing nosocomial transmission of resistant organisms (Henderson). 2006;34:S46-54
        Measurement and feedback of infection control process measures in the intensive care unit: impact on compliance (Berhe et al). 2006;34:537-9 (Brief rep.)
        Measurement of infection control department performance: state of the science (Haas). 2006;34:543-9
        National survey of the status of infection surveillance and control programs in acute care hospitals with more than 300 beds in the Republic of Korea (Oh et al). 2006;34:223-33
        Nosocomial pneumonia: state of the science (Flanders et al). 2006;34:84-93
        Novel ways of preventing antibiotic-resistant infections: what might the future hold? (Roghmann and McGrail). 2006;34:469-75 (Commentary)
        Poor hospital infection control practice in hand hygiene, glove utilization, and usage of tourniquets (Sacar et al). 2006;34:606-9 (Brief rep.)
        Prepackaged hand hygiene educational tools facilitate implementation (Lawton et al). 2006;34:152-4 (Brief rep.)
        Prevention of infection spreading by cleaning and disinfecting: different approaches and difficulties in communicating (Vitali and Agolini). 2006;34:49-50 (Letter)
        Reading habits of infection control coordinators in the United States: peer-reviewed or nonpeer-reviewed evidence? (Olmsted et al). 2006;34:616-20
        Social marketing: a behavior change technology for infection control (Mah et al). 2006;34:452-7 (Practice forum)
        Surveillance of hospital-acquired infections: a model for settings with resource constraints (Brusaferro et al). 2006;34:362-6
        Systematic risk assessment methods for the infection control professional (Larson and Aiello). 2006;34:323-6 (Practice forum)
        Toward a socioethical approach to behavior change (Mah and Meyers). 2006;34:73-9 (Commentary)
        Translating infection prevention evidence into practice using quantitative and qualitative research (Krein et al). 2006;34:507-12
        Who let the dogs out? Infection control did: utility of dogs in health care settings and infection control aspects (DiSalvo et al). 2006;34:301-7
        Influenza, human
        Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related perspectives and practices among US physicians (Cowan et al). 2006;34:164-9
        Influenza in birds
        HA cleavage site mutation in bird flu virus in Thailand: relation to pathogenic degree and further surveillance (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:468 (Letter)
        Infuenza A virus, H5N1 subtype
        HA cleavage site mutation in bird flu virus in Thailand: relation to pathogenic degree and further surveillance (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:468 (Letter)
        Intensive care units
        Decrease in the incidence of mupirocin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in carriers from an intensive care unit (Caierão et al). 2006;34:6-9
        Device-associated nosocomial infection rates in intensive care units in four Mexican public hospitals (Barba et al). 2006;34:244-7 (Brief rep.)
        The effect of random voice hand hygiene messages delivered by medical, nursing, and infection control staff on hand hygiene compliance in intensive care (McGuckin et al). 2006;34:673-5 (Brief rep.)
        Impact of an infection control program on rates of ventilator-assisted pneumonia in intensive care units in 2 Argentinean hospitals (Rosenthal et al). 2006;34:58-63
        Measurement and feedback of infection control process measures in the intensive care unit: impact on compliance (Berhe et al). 2006;34:537-9 (Brief rep.)
        MRSA acquisition in an intensive care unit (Dancer et al). 2006;34:10-7
        Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al (McGuckin). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina (McGuckin). 2006;34:329 (Letter)
        Risk factors for ICU-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections (Oztoprak et al). 2006;34:1-5
        Intensive care units, neonatal
        Outbreak of pertussis in neonatal intensive care unit–Louisiana, 2004 (Vranken et al). 2006;34:550-4
        Interior design and furnishings
        The role of chiropractic adjusting tables as reservoirs for microbial diseases (Bifero et al). 2006;34:155- (Brief rep.)

        L

        Legionella sp.
        Influence of amoebae and physical and chemical characteristics of water on presence and proliferation of Legionella species in hospital water systems (Lasheras et al). 2006;34:520-5
        Legionnaires' disease
        Underdiagnosis of hospital-acquired Legionnaires disease in Singapore (Lin and Yu). 2006;34:161-2 (Letter)
        Letters
        Assessment of infection surveillance and control programs in nursing homes (Goldrick). 2006;34:467
        Bloodborne viral pathogens and the feasibility of passing thorough the gloves: an appraisal and implication on infection control (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:400
        Effects of long-term storage on sterility of medical supplies (Rutala et al). 2006;34:248
        HA cleavage site mutation in bird flu virus in Thailand: relation to pathogenic degree and further surveillance (Wiwanitkit). 2006;34:468
        Handwashing in a Texas evacuation center after Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Plotinsky). 2006;34:327
        Hepatitis B vaccination in correctional health care workers (Lara et al). 2006;34:399
        Jack o'lantern—scarier than you think! (Nagano et al). 2006;34:679-80
        Prevention of infection spreading by cleaning and disinfecting: different approaches and difficulties in communicating (Vitali and Agolini). 2006;34:49-50
        RE: A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer). 2006;34:248-9
        Re: How many sputum specimens are necessary to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis (Leonard et al). 2006;34:328-9
        Re: Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina, by Rosenthal et al (McGuckin). 2006;34:467
        Reduction in nosocomial infection with improved hand hygiene in intensive care units of a tertiary care hospital in Argentina (McGuckin). 2006;34:329
        Time to look for a consensus on economic analyses of health care–associated infections (Knop et al). 2006;34:399-400
        Underdiagnosis of hospital-acquired Legionnaires disease in Singapore (Lin and Yu). 2006;34:161-2

        M

        Masks
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Mass screening
        Consideration of age at admission for selective screening to identify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers to control dissemination in a medical ward (Eveillard et al). 2006;34:108-13 (Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance)
        Medication errors
        Errors committed by nursing technicians and assistants in administering antibiotics (Hoefel and Lautert). 2006;34:437-42
        Meningitis, bacterial
        Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology (Risi Jr). 2006;34:540-2 (Perspectives on Antimicrobial Resistance)
        Mentors
        Mentor's hand hygiene practices influence student's hand hygiene rates (Snow et al). 2006;34:18-24
        Methicillin resistance
        Consideration of age at admission for selective screening to identify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers to control dissemination in a medical ward (Eveillard et al). 2006;34:108-13 (Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance)
        Decrease in the incidence of mupirocin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in carriers from an intensive care unit (Caierão et al). 2006;34:6-9
        MRSA acquisition in an intensive care unit (Dancer et al). 2006;34:10-7
        Risk factors for ICU-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections (Oztoprak et al). 2006;34:1-5
        Mupirocin
        Controlling the usage of intranasal mupirocin does impact the rate of Staphylococcus aureus deep sternal wound infections in cardiac surgery patients (Nicholson and Huesman). 2006;34:44-8 (Brief rep.)
        Decrease in the incidence of mupirocin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in carriers from an intensive care unit (Caierão et al). 2006;34:6-9
        Mycobacterium terrae
        Delayed recognition of a pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium terrae (Bettiker et al). 2006;34:343-7 (Brief rep.)
        Myelography
        Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology (Risi Jr). 2006;34:540-2 (Perspectives on Antimicrobial Resistance)

        N

        Natural disasters
        A myth too tough to die: the dead of disasters cause epidemics of disease (Kirkis). 2006;34:331-4 (Commentary)
        Handwashing in a Texas evacuation center after Hurricane Katrina, 2005 (Plotinsky). 2006;34:327 (Letter)
        Nebulizers and vaporizers
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Needlestick injuries
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82
        Needlestick injury and accidental exposure to blood: the need for improving the hepatitis B vaccination grade among health care workers outside the hospital (Vos et al). 2006;34:610-2 (Brief rep.)
        Variation in blood and body fluids exposure when small-gauge needles or peripheral venous catheters were implicated: results of a 4-year surveillance in France (L'Hériteau et al). 2006;34:215-7
        Nosocomial infections. see Cross infection
        Nurses' aides
        Errors committed by nursing technicians and assistants in administering antibiotics (Hoefel and Lautert). 2006;34:437-42
        Nurse's role
        Nurses and emergency disasters: what is known (Secor-Turner and O'Boyle). 2006;34:414-20
        Nursing homes
        Assessment of infection surveillance and control programs in nursing homes (Goldrick). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Clinical and molecular epidemiology of nursing home-associated staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (Lesse and Mylotte). 2006;34:642-50
        Infection control in German nursing homes (Wendt et al). 2006;34:426-9
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        Nursing staff, hospital
        Nurses' beliefs about public health emergencies: fear of abandonment (O'Boyle et al). 2006;34:351-7

        O

        Occupational exposure
        A university hospital's 10-year experience with tuberculin testing: value of the 2-step tuberculin skin test (Choudhary et al). 2006;34:358-61
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        Occupational HIV infection among health care workers exposed to blood and body fluids in Brazil (Rapparini). 2006;34:237-40 (Brief rep.)
        Risk of infection and tracking of work-related infectious diseases in the funeral industry (Davidson and Benjamin Jr). 2006;34:655-60
        Tuberculin reactivity among health care workers in nonhospital settings (Shah et al). 2006;34:338-42 (Brief rep.)
        Variation in blood and body fluids exposure when small-gauge needles or peripheral venous catheters were implicated: results of a 4-year surveillance in France (L'Hériteau et al). 2006;34:215-7
        Operating rooms
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82

        P

        Pantoea
        Pseudooutbreak of Pantoea species bacteremia associated with contaminated cotton pledgets (Koo et al). 2006;34:443-6
        Particle size
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Patient isolation
        Effectiveness of barrier precautions and surveillance cultures to control transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms: a systematic review of the literature (Aboelela et al). 2006;34:484-94
        Impact of contact isolation on health care workers at a tertiary care center (Kham et al). 2006;34:408-13
        Patients
        Patient safety perceptions: a survey of Iowa physicians, pharmacists, and nurses (Durbin et al). 2006;34:25-30
        Patients' rooms
        A problem of hospital hygiene: the presence of aspergilli in hospital wards with different air-conditioning features (Perdelli et al). 2006;34:264-8
        Prospective cohort study of central venous catheters among internal medicine ward patients (Trick et al). 2006;34:636-41
        Periodicals
        Reading habits of infection control coordinators in the United States: peer-reviewed or nonpeer-reviewed evidence? (Olmsted et al). 2006;34:616-20
        Personnel, hospital
        Prepackaged hand hygiene educational tools facilitate implementation (Lawton et al). 2006;34:152-4 (Brief rep.)
        Personnel management
        The influence of nurse cohorting on hand hygiene effectiveness (Beggs et al). 2006;34:621-6
        Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance. 2006;34:108-13
        Pertussis. see Whooping cough
        Phlebitis
        Prospective surveillance of phlebitis associated with peripheral intravenous catheters (Malach et al). 2006;34:308-12
        Physician's practice patterns
        Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related perspectives and practices among US physicians (Cowan et al). 2006;34:164-9
        Pilot projects
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Pneumococcal infections
        Cost benefits of targeting the pneumococcal vaccination program to the elderly population in Taiwan (Chen et al). 2006;34:597-9 (Brief rep.)
        Pneumonia
        Impact of an infection control program on rates of ventilator-assisted pneumonia in intensive care units in 2 Argentinean hospitals (Rosenthal et al). 2006;34:58-63
        Nosocomial pneumonia: state of the science (Flanders et al). 2006;34:84-93
        The pneumonia score: a simple grading scale for prediction of pneumonia after acute stroke (Kwon et al). 2006;34:64-8
        Population surveillance
        The establishment of a statewide surveillance program for hospital-acquired infections in large Victorian public hospitals: a report from the VICNISS Coordinating Center (Russo et al). 2006;34:430-6
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Povidone-iodine
        Increase in catheter insertion-site infections associated to the introduction of a substandard competitive antiseptic (Volkow et al). 2006;34:335-7 (Brief rep.)
        Practice forum
        Practice forum. 2006;34:323-6, 669-72
        Primary nursing care
        The influence of nurse cohorting on hand hygiene effectiveness (Beggs et al). 2006;34:621-6
        Prisons
        Cluster of invasive salmonellosis cases in a federal prison in Colorado (Ghosh and Vogt). 2006;34:348-50 (Clinical case study)
        Prognosis
        The pneumonia score: a simple grading scale for prediction of pneumonia after acute stroke (Kwon et al). 2006;34:64-8
        Program evaluation
        An examination of covert observation and solution audit as tools to measure the success of hand hygiene interventions (van de Mortel and Murgo). 2006;34:95-9
        2-Propanol
        Comparative efficacy of ethanol and isopropanol against feline calicivirus, a norovirus surrogate (Malik et al). 2006;34:31-5
        Prosthesis-related infections
        An enhanced benchmark for prosthetic joint replacement infection rates (Barnes et al). 2006;34:669-72 (Practice forum)
        Protective clothing
        Effectiveness of barrier precautions and surveillance cultures to control transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms: a systematic review of the literature (Aboelela et al). 2006;34:484-94
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83
        Translating evidence into practice to prevent central venous catheter-associated bloodstream infections: a systems-based intervention (Young et al). 2006;34:503-6
        Protective devices
        Assessment of preventive measures for accidental blood exposure in operating theaters: a survey of 20 hospitals in Northern France (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:376-82
        Pseudomonas aeruginosa
        Assessment of materials commonly utilized in health care: implications for bacterial survival and transmission (Lankford et al). 2006;34:258-63
        Clinical, microbiologic, and epidemiologic characteristics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in a University Hospital, Malatya, Turkey (Yetkin et al). 2006;34:188-92
        Public health
        A myth too tough to die: the dead of disasters cause epidemics of disease (Kirkis). 2006;34:331-4 (Commentary)
        Nurses' beliefs about public health emergencies: fear of abandonment (O'Boyle et al). 2006;34:351-7
        Public health nursing
        Confidence in controlling a SARS outbreak: experiences of public health nurses in managing home quarantine measures in Taiwan (Hsu et al). 2006;34:176-81

        Q

        Quality control
        Increase in catheter insertion-site infections associated to the introduction of a substandard competitive antiseptic (Volkow et al). 2006;34:335-7 (Brief rep.)
        Quarantine
        Confidence in controlling a SARS outbreak: experiences of public health nurses in managing home quarantine measures in Taiwan (Hsu et al). 2006;34:176-81
        Quaternary ammonium compounds
        Virucidal activity of a quaternary ammonium compound disinfectant against feline calicivirus: a surrogate for norovirus (Jimenez and Chiang). 2006;34:269-73

        R

        Radiology
        Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology (Risi Jr). 2006;34:540-2 (Perspectives on Antimicrobial Resistance)
        Reading
        Reading habits of infection control coordinators in the United States: peer-reviewed or nonpeer-reviewed evidence? (Olmsted et al). 2006;34:616-20
        Renal dialysis
        Boosted tuberculin skin testing in hemodialysis patients (Cengiz and Şeker). 2006;34:383-7
        Factors associated with personal protection equipment use and hand hygiene among hemodialysis staff (Shimokura et al). 2006;34:100-7
        Risk assessment
        Systematic risk assessment methods for the infection control professional (Larson and Aiello). 2006;34:323-6 (Practice forum)
        Risk factors
        Infection risks following accidental exposure to blood or body fluids in health care workers: a review of pathogens transmitted in published cases (Tarantola et al). 2006;34:367-75
        A prospective study of the efficacy of routine decontamination for gastrointestinal endoscopes and the risk factors for failure (Bisset et al). 2006;34:274-80
        Risk factors for ICU-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections (Oztoprak et al). 2006;34:1-5
        Risk factors for nosocomial urinary tract–related bacteremia: a case-control study (Saint et al). 2006;34:401-7
        Risk factors for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis bacteremia in hospitalized patients: ana analysis of two case-control studies (Furtado et al). 2006;34:447-51
        Surgical site infection in patients submitted to digestive surgery: risk prediction and the NNIS risk index (de Oliveira et al). 2006;34:201-7
        Roundtable discussion
        Roundtable discussion. 2006;34:S64-73
        Rubella
        Evaluation of immunity against rubella in Iranian after mass campaign for measles-rubella vaccination on December 2003 (Hamkar et al). 2006;34:588-92

        S

        Safety
        Patient safety perceptions: a survey of Iowa physicians, pharmacists, and nurses (Durbin et al). 2006;34:25-30
        Salmonella infections
        Cluster of invasive salmonellosis cases in a federal prison in Colorado (Ghosh and Vogt). 2006;34:348-50 (Clinical case study)
        Sanitation
        Alcohol-based hand sanitizer: can frequent use cause an elevated blood alcohol level? (Miller et al). 2006;34:150-1 (Brief rep.)
        SARS virus
        A climatologic investigation of the SARS-CoV outbreak in Beijing, China (Yuan et al). 2006;34:234-6 (Brief rep.)
        Confidence in controlling a SARS outbreak: experiences of public health nurses in managing home quarantine measures in Taiwan (Hsu et al). 2006;34:176-81
        Severe acute respiratory syndrome
        Confidence in controlling a SARS outbreak: experiences of public health nurses in managing home quarantine measures in Taiwan (Hsu et al). 2006;34:176-81
        Sex factors
        Gender risk differences for surgical site infections among a primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery cohort: 1995-1998 (Bundy et al). 2006;34:114-21
        Skin absorption
        Alcohol-based hand sanitizer: can frequent use cause an elevated blood alcohol level? (Miller et al). 2006;34:150-1 (Brief rep.)
        Social marketing
        Social marketing: a behavior change technology for infection control (Mah et al). 2006;34:452-7 (Practice forum)
        Sputum
        Re: How many sputum specimens are necessary to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis (Leonard et al). 2006;34:328-9 (Letter)
        Staphyloccocus aureus
        Controlling the usage of intranasal mupirocin does impact the rate of Staphylococcus aureus deep sternal wound infections in cardiac surgery patients (Nicholson and Huesman). 2006;34:44-8 (Brief rep.)
        Staphylococcal infections
        Risk factors for ICU-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections (Oztoprak et al). 2006;34:1-5
        Staphylococcus
        Colonization and molecular epidemiology of coagulase-negative staphylococcal bacteremia in cancer patients: a pilot study (Costa et al). 2006;34:36-40
        Staphylococcus aureus
        Clinical and molecular epidemiology of nursing home-associated staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (Lesse and Mylotte). 2006;34:642-50
        Consideration of age at admission for selective screening to identify methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers to control dissemination in a medical ward (Eveillard et al). 2006;34:108-13 (Perspectives on antimicrobial resistance)
        Decrease in the incidence of mupirocin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in carriers from an intensive care unit (Caierão et al). 2006;34:6-9
        Editorial. 2006;34:613-4 (Editorial)
        Effectiveness of preemptive barrier precautions in controlling nosocomial colonization and infection by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a burn unit (Safdar et al). 2006;34:476-83
        Managing methicillin-resistant staphylococci: a paradigm for preventing nosocomial transmission of resistant organisms (Henderson). 2006;34:S46-54
        MRSA acquisition in an intensive care unit (Dancer et al). 2006;34:10-7
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Redesign of portable suction equipment cases: an engineering approach to a disinfection problem (Neely et al). 2006;34:281-4
        Risk factors for ICU-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections (Oztoprak et al). 2006;34:1-5
        Sterilization
        Effects of long-term storage on sterility of medical supplies (Rutala et al). 2006;34:248 (Letter)
        Measurement of the microbial barrier effectiveness of sterilization containers in terms of the log reduction value for prevention of nosocomial infections (Dunkelberg and Fleitmann-Glende). 2006;34:285-9
        Pasteurization is effective against multidrug-resistant bacteria (Wang et al). 2006;34:320-2 (Brief rep.)
        Streptococcal infections
        An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled (Dworkin et al). 2006;34:296-300
        Students
        Mentor's hand hygiene practices influence student's hand hygiene rates (Snow et al). 2006;34:18-24
        Students, medical
        Knowledge, attitude, and practice toward contact isolation precautions among medical students in Shiraz, Iran (Askarian et al). 2006;34:593-6
        Sulbutamol
        Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia bacteremia in immunocompetent children caused by contaminated nebulized sulbutamol in Saudi Arabia (Ghazal et al). 2006;34:394-8
        Supplements
        Supplements. 2006;34:S1-80
        Surgeons
        Comparison of bacterial counts in glove juice of surgeons wearing smooth band rings versus those without rings (Waterman et al). 2006;34:421-5
        Surgical wound infection
        Controlling the usage of intranasal mupirocin does impact the rate of Staphylococcus aureus deep sternal wound infections in cardiac surgery patients (Nicholson and Huesman). 2006;34:44-8 (Brief rep.)
        Gender risk differences for surgical site infections among a primary coronary artery bypass graft surgery cohort: 1995-1998 (Bundy et al). 2006;34:114-21
        Results of the Spanish national nosocomial infection surveillance network (VICONOS) for surgery patients from January 1997 through December 2003 (Jodrá et al). 2006;34:134-41
        Significant pathogens isolated from surgical site infections at a community hospital in the Midwest (Cantlon et al). 2006;34:526-9
        Surgical site infection in patients submitted to digestive surgery: risk prediction and the NNIS risk index (de Oliveira et al). 2006;34:201-7
        Surveillance
        Assessment of infection surveillance and control programs in nursing homes (Goldrick). 2006;34:467 (Letter)
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        National survey of the status of infection surveillance and control programs in acute care hospitals with more than 300 beds in the Republic of Korea (Oh et al). 2006;34:223-33
        A profile of smaller hospitals: planning for a novel, statewide surveillance program, Victoria, Australia (Bennett et al). 2006;34:170-5
        Results of the Spanish national nosocomial infection surveillance network (VICONOS) for surgery patients from January 1997 through December 2003 (Jodrá et al). 2006;34:134-41
        Syringes
        A pilot study to measure the compressive and tensile forces required to use retractable intramuscular safety syringes (Haiduven et al). 2006;34:661-8

        T

        Tattooing
        Biocidal activity of a bioactive glass-protected, preservative-free tattooing solution (Charnock). 2006;34:290-5
        Teaching material
        Prepackaged hand hygiene educational tools facilitate implementation (Lawton et al). 2006;34:152-4 (Brief rep.)
        Tensile strength
        A pilot study to measure the compressive and tensile forces required to use retractable intramuscular safety syringes (Haiduven et al). 2006;34:661-8
        Thermometers
        RE: A brief report on the normal range of forehead temperature as determined by noncontact, handheld, infrared thermometer. 2006;34:248-9 (Letter)
        Tourniquets
        Poor hospital infection control practice in hand hygiene, glove utilization, and usage of tourniquets (Sacar et al). 2006;34:606-9 (Brief rep.)
        Tracheostomy
        Redesign of portable suction equipment cases: an engineering approach to a disinfection problem (Neely et al). 2006;34:281-4
        Tuberculin test
        A university hospital's 10-year experience with tuberculin testing: value of the 2-step tuberculin skin test (Choudhary et al). 2006;34:358-61
        Boosted tuberculin skin testing in hemodialysis patients (Cengiz and Şeker). 2006;34:383-7
        Increase in tuberculin skin test converters among health care workers after a change from Tubersol to Aplisol (Gillenwater et al). 2006;34:651-4
        Tuberculosis
        Boosted tuberculin skin testing in hemodialysis patients (Cengiz and Şeker). 2006;34:383-7
        Burden of tuberculosis in Serbia (Gledovic et al). 2006;34:675-8 (Brief rep.)
        Increased efficiency in evaluating patients with suspected tuberculosis by use of a dedicated airborne infection isolation unit (Leonard et al). 2006;34:69-72
        Tuberculin reactivity among health care workers in nonhospital settings (Shah et al). 2006;34:338-42 (Brief rep.)
        Tuberculosis, pulmonary
        Re: How many sputum specimens are necessary to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis (Leonard et al). 2006;34:328-9 (Letter)

        U

        Urinary tract infections
        Impact of StatLock securing device on symptomatic catheter-related urinary tract infection: a prospective, randomized, multicenter clinical trial (Darouiche et al). 2006;34:555-60

        V

        Vaccination
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14
        Compliance with hepatitis B virus vaccine: a matter of force? (Trevisan et al). 2006;34:465-6 (Brief rep.)
        Cost benefits of targeting the pneumococcal vaccination program to the elderly population in Taiwan (Chen et al). 2006;34:597-9 (Brief rep.)
        Evaluation of immunity against rubella in Iranian after mass campaign for measles-rubella vaccination on December 2003 (Hamkar et al). 2006;34:588-92
        Hepatitis B vaccination in correctional health care workers (Lara et al). 2006;34:399 (Letter)
        Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related perspectives and practices among US physicians (Cowan et al). 2006;34:164-9
        Measles, rubella, and varicella seroprevalence among health care workers in Turkey: is prevaccination screening cost-effective? (Celikbas et al). 2006;34:583-7
        Needlestick injury and accidental exposure to blood: the need for improving the hepatitis B vaccination grade among health care workers outside the hospital (Vos et al). 2006;34:610-2 (Brief rep.)
        Vancomycin
        Are antiseptic-coated central venous catheters effective in a real-world setting? (Borschel et al). 2006;34:388-93
        Assessment of materials commonly utilized in health care: implications for bacterial survival and transmission (Lankford et al). 2006;34:258-63
        Vancomycin resistance
        Colonization and infection with vancomycin-resistant enterococcus among patients with cancer (Matar et al). 2006;34:534-6 (Brief rep.)
        Multihospital surveillance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and Clostridium difficile: analysis of a 4-year data-sharing project, 1999-2000 (Burger et al). 2006;34:458-64 (Practice forum)
        Risk factors for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis bacteremia in hospitalized patients: ana analysis of two case-control studies (Furtado et al). 2006;34:447-51
        Ventilators, mechanical
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7
        Impact of an infection control program on rates of ventilator-assisted pneumonia in intensive care units in 2 Argentinean hospitals (Rosenthal et al). 2006;34:58-63
        Nosocomial pneumonia: state of the science (Flanders et al). 2006;34:84-93
        Veterans
        Infection surveillance and control programs in the Department of Veterans Affairs nursing home care units: a preliminary assessment (Tsan et al). 2006;34:80-3
        Virus diseases
        Measles, rubella, and varicella seroprevalence among health care workers in Turkey: is prevaccination screening cost-effective? (Celikbas et al). 2006;34:583-7
        Viruses
        Do N95 respirators provide 95% protection level against airborne viruses, and how adequate are surgical masks? (Balazy et al). 2006;34:51-7

        W

        Water purification
        Influence of amoebae and physical and chemical characteristics of water on presence and proliferation of Legionella species in hospital water systems (Lasheras et al). 2006;34:520-5
        Whooping cough
        Outbreak of pertussis in neonatal intensive care unit–Louisiana, 2004 (Vranken et al). 2006;34:550-4
        World health
        Editorial (Cortazal). 2006;34:163 (Editorial)
        Wound infection
        The effect of performance feedback on wound infection rate in abdominal hysterectomy (Rodriguez et al). 2006;34:182-7
        Wounds, nonpenetrating
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14
        Wounds, penetrating
        Blunt and penetrating object injuries in housekeepers working in a Turkish university hospital (Erdem and Talas). 2006;34:208-14