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APIC Implementation Guide: IP’s Guide to the OR (updated)

APIC Implementation Guides help infection preventionists apply current scientific knowledge and best practices to achieve targeted outcomes and enhance patient safety. This series reflects APIC’s commitment to implementation science and focus on the utilization of infection prevention research. Topic-specific information is presented in an easy-to-understand and use format that includes numerous examples and tools.


Or visit www.apic.org/implementationguides to learn more and to access all of the titles in the Implementation Guide series.

Figure 2. Comparison of SSI Prevention Guidelines 2016-2017 DOWNLOAD

JJMDC provided an educational grant for the attached May 2018 AORN Journal article titled, An Incision Closure Bundle for Colorectal Surgery which was co-authored by several, renowned infection preventionists. DOWNLOAD

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