Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs)


Subject:
Infectious Diseases , Medical Treatments & Devices , General Resources , Side Effects

Description:
Fact sheets about "infections that patients acquire during the course of receiving treatment for other conditions or that healthcare workers (HCWs) acquire while performing their duties within a healthcare setting." Covers infectious diseases (such as Clostridium difficile and MRSA), antimicrobial resistance, and bloodborne pathogens (including hepatitis B and C and HIV/AIDS). From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Publisher:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/healthDis.html


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