Listed chronologically by date, beginning with most recent. Some articles are downloadable.

  1. Dead in bed syndrome.  What are you doing for safer opioid pain management.
    Pugliese G. Action for Better Healthcare Blog March 2015
  2. Economic impact of redundant antimicrobial therapy in US hospitals.
    Schultz L, Lower TJ, Srinivasan A, Neilson D, Pugliese G. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Oct; 35(10):1229-35
  3. Addressing opioid risks in the hospital setting: How safe are your patients?
    Pugliese G. Quality Outlook, Third Qtr, 2014
  4. 5 easy ways to go green – start with a green team
    McNelis K, Action for Better Healthcare Blog, April 21, 2014
  5. Ten ways to reduce alarm fatigue- Part II 
    Pugliese G. Action for Better Healthcare Blog Mar 7, 2014
  6. Sounding the alarm on alarm fatigue-Part I.
    Pugliese G . Action for Better Healthcare Blog March 6, 2014
  7. Syringe reuse endangers patients
    Pugliese G, Quality Outlook, August 2013
  8. The National Burden of Preventable Adverse DrugEvents Associated with Inpatient Injectable Medications Proceedings from a Virtual Roundtable Program, January 14, 2013
  9. Saving money by reducing blood product use – without adversely affecting outcomes. Pugliese G, HFMA Dec 2012
  10. No it’s not OK to reuse that syringe.
    Pugliese G, CDC Safe Healthcare Blog April 26, 2011
  11. Injection practices among clinicians in U.S. health care settings.
    Pugliese G, Gosnell C, Bartley J, Robinson S. Am J Infect Control; Dec 2010; 38:789-98.
  12. Applications of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation disinfection in health care facilities: Effective adjunct, but not stand-alone technology. Memarzadeh F, Olmsted R, Bartley J. Am J Infect Control 2010;38:S13-24.
  13. Evaluating hygienic cleaning in health care settings: What you do not know can harm your patients. Carling P, Bartley J, Am J Infect Control 2010;38:S41-50.
  14. Current views of health care design and construction: Practical implications for safer, cleaner environments. Bartley J, Olmsted R, Haas J. Am J Infect Control 2010;38:S1-12.
  15. Design of the Environment of Care for Safety of Patients and Personnel: Does form follow function or vice versa in the ICU Bartley J, Streifel A. Critical Care Medicine supp. 2010; 38(8) S388-98
  16. A Multi-Center Evaluation of the Patient Empowerment Video Hand Hygiene Saves Lives. Brinsley-Rainish KJ, Schillie SF, Pugliese G, Bartley J, Jernigan JA. CDC Fifth Decennial on Healthcare-associated infections, Atlanta GA 2010.

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