Publisher description for Infection prevention and control : theory and clinical practice for healthcare professionals / Debbie Weston.

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This book provides the reader with all of the background information necessary to enhance their understanding of the rationale behind the basic principles of infection control and how to apply them in every day situations; how specific bacteria interact with the host and cause infection; the background to each of the bacteria/infections described within the text, and, evidence based recommendations on the infection control management of these.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Infection -- Prevention.
Nosocomial infections -- Prevention.
Cross Infection -- prevention & control.
Infection Control -- methods.