Riesgo de infección                                                                       Risk of infection  

Joly F, Touati S. Raising awareness among freelance nurses of infection prevention in home health care. Rev Infirm. 2013;(188):36-8.

Webster J, Bell-Syer SE, Foxlee R. Skin preparation with alcohol versus alcohol followed by any antiseptic for preventing bacteraemia or contamination of blood for transfusion. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Jan 31;1:CD007948. doi:


Bethel J. Acute pyelonephritis: risk factors, diagnosis and treatment. Nurs Stand. 2012 27(5):51-6.

Jepson RG, Williams G, Craig JC. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Oct 17;10:CD001321.

Bhardwaj R, Pickard R, Carrick-Sen D, Brittain K. Patients' perspectives on timing of urinary catheter removal after surgery. Br J Nurs. 2012 21(18):S4, S6-9.

Turns M. The diabetic foot: an overview for community nurses. Br J Community Nurs. 2012;17(9):422-33.

Mangnall J. OptiLube Active. The role of lubricants in urinary catheterisation. Br J Community Nurs. 2012 17(9):414, 416-20.

Vygen SB, Roberfroid D, Captier V, Kolsteren P. Treatment of severe acute malnutrition in infants aged <6 months in Niger. J Pediatr. 2013;162(3):515-521.e3.

Jahn P, Beutner K, Langer G. Types of indwelling urinary catheters for long-term bladder drainage in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Oct 17;10:CD004997.

Jepson RG, Williams G, Craig JC. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Oct 17;10:CD001321.

Fritz SA, Long M, Gaebelein CJ, Martin MS, Hogan PG, Yetter J. Practices and procedures to prevent the transmission of skin and soft tissue infections in high school athletes. J Sch Nurs. 2012;28(5):389-96.

Hadaway L. Needleless connectors for IV catheters. Am J Nurs. 2012 112(11):32-44.

McCallum L, Higgins D. Care of peripheral venous cannula sites. Nurs Times. 2012 108(34-35):12, 14-5.

Scott SS, Kardos CB. Community-acquired, health care-associated, and ventilator-associated pneumonia: three variations of a serious disease. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2012 24(3):431-41.

Glance LG, Dick AW, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Li Y, Stone PW. The association between nurse staffing and hospital outcomes in injured patients. BMC Health Serv Res. 2012;12:247.

Potter YC, Justham D. Washing and changing uniforms: is guidance being adhered to? Br J Nurs. 2012 21(11):649-53.

Hu R, Jiang XY, Wu Y. Risk factors for invasive pulmonary fungal infection in patients with hematological malignancies not receiving hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Neoplasma. 2012;59(6):669-75.

Jones K, Baldwin KA, Lewis PR. The potential influence of a social media intervention on risky sexual behavior and Chlamydia incidence. J Community Health Nurs. 2012;29(2):106-20.

Pavić I, Jurković M, Pastar Z. Risk factors for acute respiratory tract infections in children. Coll Antropol. 2012 36(2):539-42.

Hu SC, Lee RP. Prevention and care of ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill patients. Hu Li Za Zhi. 2012 59(4):12-7.

Jeon CY, Furuya EY, Smaldone A, Larson EL. Post-admission glucose levels are associated with healthcare-associated bloodstream infections and pneumonia in hospitalized patients with diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2012 26(6):517-21.

Betzold CM. Results of microbial testing exploring the etiology of deep breast pain during lactation: a systematic review and meta-analysis of nonrandomized trials. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2012 57(4):353-64.

Wilson S, Bremner AP, Hauck Y, Finn J. Identifying paediatric nursing-sensitive outcomes in linked administrative health data. BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 12:209.

Hadaway L. Short peripheral intravenous catheters and infections. J Infus Nurs. 2012 35(4):230-40.

Sutherland MA, Fantasia HC. Successful research recruitment strategies in a study focused on abused rural women at risk for sexually transmitted infections. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2012 57(4):381-5.

Hill M, Baker G, Carter D, Henman LJ, Marshall K, Mohn K, Moody E. A multidisciplinary approach to end external ventricular drain infections in the neurocritical care unit. J Neurosci Nurs. 2012 44(4):188-93.

Shapiro R. Prevention of vector transmitted diseases with clove oil insect repellent. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012 27(4):346-9.

Turck D. Safety aspects in preparation and handling of infant food. Ann Nutr  Metab. 2012;60(3):211-4.

Gibson V, Plowright C, Collins T, Dawson D, Evans S, Gibb P, et al. Position statement on visiting in adult critical care units in the UK. Nurs Crit Care. 2012;17(4):213-8.

Hall B. Care for the patient with burns in the trauma rehabilitation setting. Crit Care Nurs Q. 2012 35(3):272-80.

Happell B, Scott D, Platania-Phung C. Provision of preventive services for cancer and infectious diseases among individuals with serious mental illness. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 2012 26(3):192-201.

Vain NE, Fariña D, Vázquez LN. Neonatology in the emerging countries: the strategies and health-economics challenges related to prevention of neonatal and infant infections. Early Hum Dev. 2012 May;88 Suppl 2:S53-9.

Gould D. Skin flora: implications for nursing. Nurs Stand. 2012;26(33):48-56.

Papenburg J, Hamelin MÈ, Ouhoummane N, Carbonneau J, Ouakki M, Raymond F, Robitaille L, Corbeil J, Caouette G, Frenette L, De Serres G, Boivin G. Comparison of risk factors for human metapneumovirus and respiratory syncytial virus disease severity in young children. J Infect Dis. 2012 206(2):178-89.

Johnson K, Domb A, Johnson R. One evidence based protocol doesn't fit all: brushing away ventilator associated pneumonia in trauma patients. Intensive Crit Care Nurs. 2012 28(5):280-7.

Schallom ME, Prentice D, Sona C, Micek ST, Skrupky LP. Heparin or 0.9% sodium chloride to maintain central venous catheter patency: a randomized trial. Crit Care Med. 2012 40(6):1820-6.

Bernard MS, Hunter KF, Moore KN. A review of strategies to decrease the duration of indwelling urethral catheters and potentially reduce the incidence of catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Urol Nurs. 2012 32(1):29-37.

Khodavaisy S, Nabili M, Davari B, Vahedi M. Evaluation of bacterial and fungal contamination in the health care workers' hands and rings in the intensive care unit. J Prev Med Hyg. 2011 52(4):215-8.

Kenneley I. Infection control in home healthcare: an exploratory study of issues for patients and providers. Home Healthc Nurse. 2012 30(4):235-45.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Vital signs: preventing Clostridium difficile infections. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2012 61(9):157-62.

Mosendane T, Kew MC, Osih R, Mahomed A. Nurses at risk for occupationally acquired blood-borne virus infection at a South African academic hospital. S Afr Med J. 2012;102(3 Pt 1):153-6.

Paterno MT, Jordan ET. A review of factors associated with unprotected sex among adult women in the United States. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2012 41(2):258-74.

Nyamathi AM, Marlow E, Branson C, Marfisee M, Nandy K. Hepatitis A/B vaccine completion among homeless adults with history of incarceration. J Forensic Nurs. 2012 8(1):13-22.

Secola R, Lewis MA, Pike N, Needleman J, Doering L. "Targeting to zero" in pediatric oncology: a review of central venous catheter-related bloodstream infections. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2012;29(1):14-27.

Fernandez R, Griffiths R. Water for wound cleansing. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Feb 15;2:CD003861.

van De Mortel TF, Kermode S, Progano T, Sansoni J. A comparison of the hand hygiene knowledge, beliefs and practices of Italian nursing and medical students. J Adv Nurs. 2012 68(3):569-79.

Chung YC, Chen HH, Yeh ML. Vinegar for decreasing catheter-associated bacteriuria in long-term catheterized patients: a randomized controlled trial. Biol Res Nurs. 2012 14(3):294-301.

Crimlisk JT, Gustafson KA, Silva J. Translating guidelines into practice: ventilator-associated pneumonia prevention strategies in an acute rehabilitation unit. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2012 31(2):118-23.

Soofi S, Cousens S, Imdad A, Bhutto N, Ali N, Bhutta ZA. Topical application of chlorhexidine to neonatal umbilical cords for prevention of omphalitis and neonatal mortality in a rural district of Pakistan: a community-based, cluster-randomised trial. Lancet. 2012 379(9820):1029-36.

Draughon JE. Sexual assault injuries and increased risk of HIV transmission. Adv Emerg Nurs J. 2012;34(1):82-7.

Driver C. Pneumonia part 1: Pathology, presentation and prevention. Br J Nurs. 2012 21(2):103-6.

Wang L, Lansing B, Symons K, Flannery EL, Fisch J, Cherian K, et al. Infection rate and colonization with antibiotic-resistant organisms in skilled nursing facility residents with indwelling devices. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 31(8):1797-804.

Laughon K, Sutherland MA, Parker BJ. A brief intervention for prevention of sexually transmitted infection among battered women. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2011;40(6):702-8.

Ostaszkiewicz J, Paterson J. Nurses' advice regarding sterile or clean urinary drainage bags for individuals with a long-term indwelling urinary catheter. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2012 39(1):77-83.

Kime T, Mohsini K, Nwankwo MU, Turner B. Central line "attention" is their best prevention. Adv Neonatal Care. 2011 11(4):242-8.

Chambers J, Tuson A. Scratching can reveal more than just an itch. Pract Midwife. 2011 14(9):30-3.

Grayson ML, Russo PL, Cruickshank M, Bear JL, Gee CA, Hughes CF, et al. Outcomes from the first 2 years of the Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative. Med J Aust. 2011 195(10):615-9.

Mawar S, Gupta S, Mahajan S. Non-compliance to the continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis procedure increases the risk of peritonitis. Int Urol Nephrol. 2012 44(4):1243-9.

Koh Y, Hegney DG, Drury V. Comprehensive systematic review of healthcare workers' perceptions of risk and use of coping strategies towards emerging respiratory infectious diseases. Int J Evid Based Healthc. 2011 9(4):403-19.

Ford JL. Racial and ethnic disparities in human papillomavirus awareness and vaccination among young adult women. Public Health Nurs. 2011 28(6):485-93.

Webster J, Gillies D, O'Riordan E, Sherriff KL, Rickard CM. Gauze and tape and transparent polyurethane dressings for central venous catheters. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 (11):CD003827.

Christopher DJ, James P, Daley P, Armstrong L, Isaac BT, Thangakunam B, et al. High annual risk of tuberculosis infection among nursing students in South India: a cohort study. PLoS One. 2011;6(10):e26199.

Gethin G. The role of antiseptics in pressure ulcer management. Nurs Stand. 2011;26(7):53-60.

Livadiotti S, Milano GM, Serra A, Folgori L, Jenkner A, Castagnola E, et al. A survey on hematology-oncology pediatric AIEOP centers: prophylaxis, empirical therapy and nursing prevention procedures of infectious complications. Haematologica. 2012 97(1):147-50.

LeBlanc K, Baranoski S; Skin Tear Consensus Panel Members. Skin tears: state  of the science: consensus statements for the prevention, prediction, assessment,and treatment of skin tears©. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2011 Sep;24(9 Suppl):2-15.

Leonard K. A European survey relating to cancer therapy and neutropenic infections: nurse and patient viewpoints. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2012 16(4):380-6.

Topka D, Theodosopoulos L, Elefsiniotis I, Saroglou G, Brokalaki H. Prevalence of hepatitis B in haemodialysis nursing staff in Athens. J Ren Care. 2012 38(2):76-81.

Borer A, Saidel-Odes L, Eskira S, Nativ R, Riesenberg K, Livshiz-Riven I, et al. Risk factors for developing clinical infection with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in hospital patients initially only colonized with carbapenem-resistant K pneumoniae. Am J Infect Control. 2012 40(5):421-5.

Jones EM, Albright KC, Fossati-Bellani M, Siegler JE, Martin-Schild S. Emergency department shift change is associated with pneumonia in patients with acute ischemic stroke. Stroke. 2011 42(11):3226-30.

Szajewska H, Wanke M, Patro B. Meta-analysis: the effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG supplementation for the prevention of healthcare-associated diarrhoea in children. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2011 34(9):1079-87.

Pettersson E, Vernby A, Mölstad S, Lundborg CS. Can a multifaceted educational intervention targeting both nurses and physicians change the prescribing of antibiotics to nursing home residents? A cluster randomized controlled trial. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2011 66(11):2659-66.

Torine Litherland A. Urinary tract infection: diabetic women's strategies for prevention. Br J Nurs. 2011 20(13):791-2, 794-6.

Curran E. Intravenous drug preparation: the infection risks. Br J Nurs. 2011; 20(14):S4, S6-8.

Ben-David D, Masarwa S, Navon-Venezia S, Mishali H, Fridental I, Rubinovitch B, et al. Carbapenem-resistant

Klebsiella pneumoniae in post-acute-care facilities in Israel. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 32(9):845-53.

Lin SY, Fetzer SJ, Lee PC, Chen CH. Predicting adherence to health care recommendations using health promotion behaviours in kidney transplant recipients within 1-5 years post-transplant. J Clin Nurs. 2011;20(23-24):3313-21.

Adamuz J, Viasus D, Campreciós-Rodríguez P, Cañavate-Jurado O, Jiménez-Martínez E, Isla P, et al. A prospective cohort study of healthcare visits and rehospitalizations after discharge of patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Respirology. 2011 16(7):1119-26.

Taylor T, Massaro A, Williams L, Doering J, McCarter R, He J, Talley L, Short B. Effect of a dedicated percutaneously inserted central catheter team on neonatal catheter-related bloodstream infection. Adv Neonatal Care. 2011 11(2):122-8.

Young T. Debridement--is it time to revisit clinical practice? Br J Nurs. 2011 20(11):S24-8.

Yang Z, Xu R, Zhuo M, Dong J. Advanced nursing experience is beneficial for lowering the peritonitis rate in patients on peritoneal dialysis. Perit Dial Int.2012 32(1):60-6.

Scales K. Reducing infection associated with central venous access devices. Nurs Stand. 2011 25(36):49-56.

Kayley J. IV therapy in the community. Nurs Times. 2011 107(19-20):15-6, 18.

Tanner J, Davey S, Jones I, Ball J, Aplin C, Pickard J, Weafer K. Surveillance of surgical sites in primary care. Nurs Times. 2011 107(9):12-4.

Gould D. Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of fungal infections . Nurs Stand. 2011 25(33):38-47.


Riesgo de recurrencia / progresión de la infección                         Risk of infection recurrence / progression  

Cardona-Morrell M, et al. Vital signs monitoring and nurse-patient interaction: A qualitative observational study of hospital practice. Int J Nurs Stud. 2015 Dec 29.

Watkins T, et al. Nursing assessment of continuous vital sign surveillance to improve patient safety on the medical/surgical unit. J Clin Nurs. 2016; 25(1-2):278-81.

Boyle ML, et al. Fecal microbiota transplant to treat recurrent Clostridium difficile infections. Crit Care Nurse. 2015; 35(2):51-64.

Christofidis MJ, et al. Observation chart design features affect the detection of patient deterioration: a systematic experimental evaluation. J Adv Nurs. 2016; 72(1):158-72.

Arain N et al. Effectiveness of topical corticosteroids in addition to antiviral therapy in the management of recurrent herpes labialis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Feb 21;15:82.

McDonough A, et al. Understanding the challenges during transitions of care for children with critical airway conditions. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2014; 32(4):12-7.

Zak D. Managing uncomplicated recurrent urinary tract infections in reproductive aged women: a primary care approach. J Am Assoc Nurse Pract. 2014; 26(12):658-63.

Nazarko L. Recurrent urinary tract infection in older women: an evidence-based approach. Br J Community Nurs. 2013; 18(8):407-12.

Jeon CY, Furuya EY, Smaldone A, Larson EL. Post-admission glucose levels are associated with healthcare-associated bloodstream infections and pneumonia in hospitalized patients with diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2012 26(6):517-21.

NeSmith EG, Weinrich SP, Andrews JO, Medeiros RS, Hawkins ML, Weinrich MC. Demographic differences in systemic inflammatory response syndrome score after trauma. Am J Crit Care. 2012 21(1):35-41.

Winterbottom F. Nurses’ critical role in identifying sepsis and implementing early goal-directed therapy. J Contin Educ Nurs. 2012 43(6):247-8.

Unruh LY, Zhang NJ. Nurse staffing and patient safety in hospitals: new variable and longitudinal approaches. Nurs Res. 2012 61(1):3-12.

Burney M, Underwood J, McEvoy S, Nelson G, Dzierba A, Kauari V, Chong D. Early detection and treatment of severe sepsis in the emergency department: identifying barriers to implementation of a protocol-based approach. J Emerg Nurs. 2012 38(6):512-7.

Soper DE. Early recognition of serious infections in obstetrics and gynecology. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2012 55(4):858-63.

Eurich DT, Majumdar SR, Marrie TJ. Population-based cohort study of outpatients with pneumonia: rationale, design and baseline characteristics. BMC Infect Dis. 2012 12:135.

Fujiwara Y, Kishida K, Terao M, Takahara M, Matsuhisa M, Funahashi T,et al. Beneficial effects of foot care nursing for people withdiabetes mellitus: an uncontrolled before and after intervention study. J Adv Nurs. 2011 67(9):1952-62.

Dodge MR. SIRS: a systematic approach for medical-surgical nurses to stop the progression to sepsis. Medsurg Nurs. 2010 19(1):11-5.

Sosa ME. Streptococcal A infection: reemerging and virulent. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2009 23(2):141-7.

Aguilar RB, Keister KJ, Russell AC. Prevention of sepsis after splenectomy. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2010 29(2):65-8. 



Riesgo de infección posoperatoria                                                 Risk of postoperative infection 

Arrowsmith VA, Taylor R. Removal of nail polish and finger rings to prevent surgical infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 May 16;5:CD003325.

Webster J, Alghamdi A. Use of plastic adhesive drapes during surgery for preventing surgical site infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Jan 31;1:CD006353.

Jeon CY, Furuya EY, Berman MF, Larson EL. The role of pre-operative and post-operative glucose control in surgical-site infections and mortality. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45616.

Webster J, Osborne S. Preoperative bathing or showering with skin antiseptics to prevent surgical site infection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Sep 12;9:CD004985.

Murphy RJ. Preventing multidrug-resistant gram-negative organisms in surgical patients. AORN J. 2012 ;96(3):315-29.

Goss LK. Staying up to date on disinfection and sterilization techniques: brush up on AORN's recommendations for perioperative practice. Plast Surg Nurs. 2012 32(3):112-6.

Gould D. Causes, prevention and management of surgical site infection. Nurs Stand. 2012 26(47):47-56.

Hosseinrezaei H, Rafiei H, Amiri M. Incidence and risk factors of sternal wound infection at site of incision after open-heart surgery. J Wound Care. 2012 21(8):408-11.

Verelst S, Jacques J, Van den Heede K, Gillet P, Kolh P, Vleugels A, Sermeus W. Retrospective medical record evaluation: reliability in assessing causation, preventability, and disability of adverse events. Int J Health Care Qual Assur. 2012; 25(8):649-62.

Sebastian S. Does preoperative scalp shaving result in fewer postoperative wound infections when compared with no scalp shaving? A systematic review. J Neurosci Nurs. 2012;44(3):149-56.

Hari M, Rosenzweig M. Incidence of preventable postoperative readmissions following pancreaticoduodenectomy: implications for patient education. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2012 39(4):408-12.

Stoodley L, Lillington L, Ansryan L, Ota R, Caluya J, Camello E, et al. Sternal wound care to prevent infections in adult cardiac surgery patients. Crit Care Nurs Q. 2012 35(1):76-84.

Berg A, Fleischer S, Kuss O, Unverzagt S, Langer G. Timing of dressing removal in the healing of surgical wounds by primary intention: quantitative systematic review protocol. J Adv Nurs. 2012 68(2):264-70.

Adams JS, Korniewicz DM, El-Masri MM. A descriptive study exploring the principles of asepsis techniques among perioperative personnel during surgery. Can Oper Room Nurs J. 2011 29(4):6-8, 14-6, 21-4.

Korniewicz D, El-Masri M. Exploring the benefits of double gloving during surgery. AORN J. 2012 95(3):328-36.

Tsai PS, Hsu CS, Fan YC, Huang CJ. General anaesthesia is associated with increased risk of surgical site infection after Caesarean delivery compared with neuraxial anaesthesia: a population-based study. Br J Anaesth. 2011 107(5):757-61.

Jen HJ, Wang KW, Huang SH, Chen YY. Thyroidectomies: surgical site infection risk factors of using prophylactic antibiotics. Hu Li Za Zhi. 2011 58(3):33-42.

Aguilar RB, Keister KJ, Russell AC. Prevention of sepsis after splenectomy. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2010 29(2):65-8. 

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