Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
Call for Papers on Infection Prevention and Management in Long-Term Care
• 大类 : 医学 - 2区
• 小类 : 老年医学 - 1区
The Journal is partnering with theCDC Division of Healthcare Quality Promotionto publish a theme issue focusing onemerging issues in infection prevention and management in long-term care. The goal of this issue is to advance practice, policy, and research in areas including infection prevention; regulation; risk assessment; surveillance; antibiotic use, resistance patterns, and stewardship; staffing challenges; and others. All submissions must have relevance for practice and/or policy.
Article types included in this call for papers include original studies, review articles, special articles, controversies in care, pragmatic innovations, and editorials. For details on submission types, see https://www.jamda.com/content/authorinfo.
Interested authors are encouraged to send a brief letter of inquiry (up to 300 words, specifying type of article and containing a draft abstract) to the managing editor firstname.lastname@example.org March 1, 2019.
The submission deadline for this issue is June 30, 2019.
Recent research published on this topic includes:
Infection Trends in US Nursing Home
Implementing a Pilot Trial of an Infection Control Program in Nursing Homes: Results of a Matched Cluster Randomized Tria
Template for an Antibiotic Stewardship Policy for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Settings
Current Prescribing Practices for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Nursing Homes