Philip is Director of Nursing Research, Cabrini Health and Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Monash University. He has worked at both state and national level in healthcare infection prevention positions. Philip led the recently completed Australian National Healthcare Associated Infection Point Prevalence Survey, the first in Australia for 34 years. He is also President of the Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control (ACIPC), the peak body for Infection Prevention and Control professionals in the Australasian region.Read more about Philip Russo's research
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Explainer: Social distancing
As the coronavirus spreads we're being asked to practice social distancing, but why 1.5 metres? Is it our best estimate or is there solid evidence behind it?
Hospitals that make us sicker
A surprising number of people are catching pneumonia or urinary tract infections in hospital, a new Australian study shows for the first time.