Infection Control Pocketbook

Infection Control Pocketbook

By Hipposoft, LLC

  • Category: Medical
  • Release Date: 2012-05-16
  • Current Version: 2.0.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 18.12 MB
  • Developer: Hipposoft, LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.2 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 15 Ratings

Description

*The Only Comprehensive Infection Control App on iTunes* **All data adapted with permission from the CDC Guideline for Isolation Precautions** This application targets all healthcare personnel (medical students, residents, nurses, doctors, respiratory therapists), healthcare administrators, and anyone needing information about infection control measures to prevent transmission of infectious agents. The app is designed to address all components of the healthcare delivery system, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulatory care, home care and hospice. FEATURES: -Simple and intuitive user interface -Hundreds of infection control precautions organized by both micro-organism and disease -Information adapted from the CDC as well as other trusted sources -"Common Conditions" (AKA Favorites) section for quick access -Section with vital information for infection control of special hosts including cystic fibrosis, HIV, and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients -Comprehensive information about all isolation precaution types (standard, contact, droplet, airborne) -Fully customizable! Add, delete, or edit existing entries easily About us: This application was developed by Amaran Moodley and Richard Lee in collaboration with Hipposoft, LLC at the University of California, San Diego. The application incorporates guidelines from the 2007 “Guideline for Isolation Precautions: preventing transmission of infectious agents in healthcare settings”. This material was used with permission from the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Additional information was obtained from American Academy of Pediatrics Red Book 2009. Information on cystic fibrosis was obtained from the 2003 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Guideline, “Infection Control Recommendations for patients with cystic fibrosis: microbiology, important pathogens, and infection control practices to prevent patient to patient transmission”. A special thanks to the following people for their guidance and expertise. Douglas Richman, MD Francesca J. Torriani, MD, FIDSA, AAHIVS David J. Looney, MD Stephen Spector, MD References: The application incorporates guidelines from the 2007 “Guideline for Isolation Precautions: preventing transmission of infectious agents in healthcare settings”. This material was used with permission from the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Additional information was obtained from American Academy of Pediatrics Red Book 2009. Information on cystic fibrosis was obtained from the 2003 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Guideline, “Infection Control Recommendations for patients with cystic fibrosis: microbiology, important pathogens, and infection control practices to prevent patient to patient transmission”.

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Reviews

  • Thank you thank you thank you

    5
    By jaynac
    As an Infection Control practitioner this is a must have resource. I can’t say good enough things about it.
  • Assistant Director

    4
    By 1sortie4
    App needs to be updated. Does not work with iOS 11. Thanks
  • Great app

    5
    By HarvardIMRes
    As a resident at Brigham and Women's hospital, I find this app very useful while on the wards.
  • Love it!

    5
    By SmackDabb
    ...
  • Great Unique Ap

    5
    By PedID Mark
    This is a very practical Ap for doctors, nurses, and anyone else working in healthcare. A must have.
  • Relevant and user friendly

    4
    By ID docs
    Great app for residents and nurses. Instant access to CDC recommendations!!
  • Excellent

    5
    By Qsurf7654
    Helpful in keeping patients safe!
  • The best of its kind!!

    5
    By CoolMcKool
    Comprehensive, user friendly and based on CDC guidelines. Simply the best.

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