Prevention of Infection Related to Medical Devices

A video presentation by Julia Shaklee Sammons, MD MSCE, on Prevention of Infection Related to Medical Devices, from the CHOP Medical Seminar in Salzburg, Austria, June 22-28, 2014.

At the end of this session, the learner will be able to:

  • Understand how medical devices can increase the risk of healthcare-associated infections (HAI)
  • Describe general principles in prevention of HAI related to common medical devices
  • Identify key prevention strategies to reduce HAI related to medical devices
  • Define a “bundle.”

Related Centers and Programs: CHOP Online Pediatric Education Network (OPEN), Division of Infectious Diseases