Nosocomial infections: Are they inevitable or preventable?

Dominguez, Troy E.
April 2007
Revista Mexicana de Anestesiologia;abr-jun2007 supplement, Vol. 30, pS75
Academic Journal
The article focuses on nosocomial infections in the intensive care unit (ICU). Nosocomial infections in the cardiac ICU include central line associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI), ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP) and urinary tract infection (UTI). CLABSI is the most common nosocomial infection and is catheter-related.


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