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Prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections

Authors

Jeffrey D Band, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Attending Physician, Section of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine

Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak, MI

Professor of Medicine

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Robert Gaynes, MD

Professor, Emory University School of Medicine

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Section Editor

Anthony Harris, MD, MPH

Section Editor — Hospital Acquired Infections

Professor of Medicine

University of Maryland School of Medicine

Deputy Editor

Elinor L Baron, MD, DTMH

Deputy Editor — Infectious Diseases

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Tufts University School of Medicine

Peer Reviewer

Reviewers are not identified on topic reviews to preserve anonymity