As part of an annual plan for 2015, infection control department conducted 3 workshops for doctors and nurses working in Khafji General Hospital in the last three weeks under the supervision of the hospital director Dr. Ahmed Alkhaldi as follow August 19, August 27 and September 3th with 53% of attendance.
The workshops will continue every Thursday from 8 – 11 AM till Octobe
Aetiology of nosocomial infections
Intravascular device related infections and infections acquired through the respiratory tract are among the most common nosocomial infections in critically ill patients. Among the numerous risk factors for acquiring a nosocomial infection, the length of hospital stay is the most important
Hand-washing is an easy way to prevent infection. Understand when to wash your hands, how to properly use hand sanitizer and how to get your children into the habit.
Frequent hand-washing is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading illness. Hand-washing requires only soap and water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer — a cleanser that