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Cover image for lecture: Preventing Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections - CLABSIs

Lecture Overview

In this back-to-basics refresher, Joanne Reading will take you through the latest evidence-based guidelines for the prevention of CLABSIs. With enduring reminders such as 'scrub the hub', you will be reminded about best practice for insertion and care of central lines. A must-watch for all health professionals who come into contact with these devices.


Portrait of Joanne Reading
Joanne Reading Visit

Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42 bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called “Blogging for your Noggin”. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process!


18 Total Rating(s)
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Dianne Paddock
26 Sep 2019

Excellent presentation

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Bryney Mack
25 May 2019

Good update

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Maddelen Fowkes
12 May 2019

Excellent information and great reminder,

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Jane Bieniak
12 May 2019

Interesting and informative

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Christina MacIntyre
30 Dec 2018

Excellent presentation - very interesting.

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Anna Medley
21 May 2018

Extremely informative.Would be of benefit that overheads are left on screen for longer to allow for documentation.

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Devika Nandanimala
19 May 2018

Very informative

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Jessica Clissold
10 May 2018

Very engaging and great information

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Christy Marais
08 May 2018

Very informative in every aspect.

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Christy Marais
08 May 2018

Very informative in evey aspect.