Germ warfare: What can you do to help battle hospital-acquired infections?


As a nurse, you see all too closely the effects of our ongoing battle with hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) and antibiotic resistance. And the stakes have never been higher.

In April, the World Health Organization issued a global surveillance report warning that antimicrobial resistance is “so serious that it threatens the achievements of modern medicine.” Without urgent action, the authors warn, “we are heading for a post-antibiotic era, in which common infections and minor injuries can once again kill.”


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