Hospital Infection Control

In this section, I have shared all the videos relevant to the new pattern. After each topic, there is a PPT from Dr. Apurba Sastry sir.

1. Major Healthcare-associated Infection Types

In this section, we will cover some major infections often seen in a hospital setting.

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These are the topics to be covered here –

  • Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI)
  • Catheter-related Blood Stream Infection (CRBSI)
  • Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP)
  • Surgical Site Infection (SSI)
  • Prevention of Device-associated Infections
  • HAI Surveillance

2. Sterilization and Disinfection

This is one of the most asked topics in the exams from this section.

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3. Biomedical Waste Management

I have shared three videos in this section. This section is really important as in healthcare, waste management is a big issue.

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4. Needle Stick Injury

This is one of the most common emergencies you will encounter in a hospital. Needlestick injuries are no joke. You need to know the proper management.

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5. Environmental Surveillance

This topic is also of utmost importance. For microbiology as well as public health.

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In this, there are 3 sub-topics.

  • Water Surveillance 
  • Air Surveillance 
  • Surface Surveillance

Water Surveillance

Air Surveillance

Surface Surveillance

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