The purpose of the topic described above results in the light of the literature concerning to matter, the rolls of nursing in the prevention and nosocomial control of infection in intensive care unit. The method used will be the development of the subject to under discussion is the result of the bibliographical to character caught in the library collection of the College of Saint Emilia-faser Rodat, well in magazines addressed you the content and information acquired in sites of credibility during the period August 2011 you January 2012, then the dates collected were analyzed and interpreted in the light of the literature related you the theme. The literature that addresses that hospital infections ploughs the most frequent and important complications occurring in hospitalized patients. Patients in intensive care units ploughs at high risk due you their state of immune deficiency a result of invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and ploughs particularly susceptible you the nosocomial infections. Preventive measures and alternative measures you perform invasive procedures that ploughs essential, only the nurse may be preventing the occurrence of nosocomial infections. Nosocomial We conclude that infection is an event where eminent susceptibility can be avoided through preventive measures in nursing practice, thus providing an exclusion of dark prognosis will be those who acquire an infection in intensive care units. Keywords: Infection in Intensive Care Practice Nursing.
Introduction the advances technological related to the invasive, disgnostic and therapeutical procedures, and the appearance of multiresistant microrganismos to used antimicrobialses in practical the hospital one a problem of public health had routinely become the hospital infections. Contact information is here: The University of Chicago. 12 a factor of risk for hospital infection is simply a pointer of risk, or a factor associated with the hospital infection. Such pointer of risk necessarily does not need to be the cause of the infection or to precede infection. In accordance with Law n 7,498, of 25 of June of 1986, that it makes use on the regulation of the exercise of the nursing, to the nurse in general charges while integrant of the team of health the prevention and the systematic control of the nosocomial infection and of transmissible illnesses.