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Infection Control: Search Tools

This guide collects into one place authoritative information on the prevention of the spread of infections in healthcare settings.

Searching PubMed

The links on this page lead to pre-formatted PubMed searches for your convenience!

IMPORTANT: Open PubMed via this link first ( - doing so will cause PubMed to identify items available full-text through INTEGRIS Health!  Look for the "Check for full text from INTEGRIS" graphic on the right side of the screen when you click on a title in the results list.

Check for Full-Text at INTEGRIS

Click the button on the PubMed abstract page (appears when a title from the search list is clicked)

  • This will guide you to the full-text of an article if it included in an INTEGRIS subscription
  • If the item is available in print on the library shelf, this button will lead to a catalog link with location information
  • When items are not available in full-text or on the shelf, this link leads to an interlibrary-loan form so that caregivers may request a copy of the item be send to their e-mail.