Top international infection control papers of 2016

Deborah Friedman1

1 Department of Infectious Diseases, Barwon Health, Geelong, VIC, Australia


The years 2015 to 2016 have been busy for infection control publications.

This conference presentation will focus firstly on topics close to home including; contact isolation, enhanced disinfection, the use of chlorhexidine bathing and screening for Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Infection control topics further afield will also be explored including; outbreaks of Zika virus, and Yellow fever.

About the College

The ACIPC is the peak body for Infection Prevention and Control professionals in the Australasian region. Our stated vision is the prevention and control of infection in our communities. We commenced in January 2012 bringing together the various State and Territory infection control associations formerly in AICA (The Australian Infection Control Association) to support and encourage collaboration across Australasia.

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