Blog - "PDI Perspectives"
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Putting the New AORN Guidelines into Practice with Profend® Nasal Decolonization Kit and Prevantics® Skin Products
July 6, 2021
In May 2021, AORN released the e-publication of their newly updated Guideline for Preoperative Patient Skin Antisepsis (with book publication...Read more
It Must Have Been the Noses: Evaluating the Evidence for Decolonization
March 16, 2021
Historical milestones In the summer of 1980, Bryan and colleagues at Richland Memorial Hospital and the University of South Carolina...Read more
Maintaining the Microbiome: The Art of Balancing Colonization & Infection
July 8, 2019
Conventionally, we only think about the microbes on our skin and bodies when we become sick with an infection. Yet...Read more
The Nose Knows: Addressing Surgical Site Infection Prevention & Antibiotic Stewardship Through Povidone-Iodine Antiseptic Nasal Decolonization
May 27, 2018
Decolonization is an evidence-based patient safety practice with the goal of lowering the microbial bio-burden on patient body sites to...Read more