Recent advances in understanding the epidemiology of healthcare-associated infections [version 1; referees: 2 approved]

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Abstract

Since the 2014 publication of updates to the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) compendium of strategies to reduce healthcare-associated infections, there have been several advances in understanding the epidemiology of these diseases. This review article captures many of the key advances but does not include all of them.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number106
JournalF1000Research
Volume8
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StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

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Keywords

  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Infection prevention
  • Updates in literature

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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