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What does HICPAC stand for?

HICPAC stands for Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee


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The Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee published guidelines for prudent use of vancomycin to combat increasing resistance to antimicrobial drugs.
Strategies to control the spread of GRE in Hospital San Vicente included monitoring the stringent use of vancomycin and third-generation cephalosporins, providing education to personnel throughout the hospital (especially critical-care units), and implementing infection control measures according to the Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (41), strongly emphasizing early detection by the microbiology laboratory of patients colonized or infected with GRE.
Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee partial recommendations for the prevention of surgical site infection, 1999 (16) Rankings Category 1A Strongly recommended for implementation and supported by well-designed experimental, clinical, or epidemiologic studies Category 1B Strongly recommended for implementation and supported by some experimental, clinical, or epidemiologic studies and strong theoretical rationale Category II Suggested for implementation and supported by suggestive clinical or epidemiologic studies or theoretical rationale No recommendation; Practices for which insufficient evidence unresolved issue.