These white papers serve as companion to CDC's Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Infections in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Patients and provide practical, expert opinion and/or evidence-based answers to frequently asked questions on infection detection and prevention in the NICU on S. aureus, C. difficile, CLABSI, and respiratory infections. 

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  • CLABSI
  • Respiratory Infections

NICU Advisory Panel: Chairs (SHEA): Bryant K, Elward A, Yokoe D. Members: Zangwill K (AAP), Foster N (AHA), Rindels J (APIC), Huizinga B (NANN), Sanchez P (IDSA), Milstone A (PIDS), VanAmringe M (Joint Commission)

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