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Name of Media:
Surveillance of healthcare-associated infections and prevention indicators in European intensive care units
Anne Savey, Alain Lepape, Mercedes Palomar, Antonella Agodi, Michael Hiesmayr, Anna-Pelagia Magiorakos, Pete Kinross, Tommi Kärki, Diamantis Plachouras, Carl Suetens
Publisher or Source:
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
Type of Media:
Medical Professional Education
Media Originally for:
Critical Care Physicians
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Primary Focus of Media:
Pre-Use of PICS Designation
This protocol is for hospitals participating in the national/regional surveillance of healthcare-associated infections in intensive care units across Europe. It aims to describe methods for participating ICUs and national coordinating centres to ensure standardisation of definitions, data collection and reporting procedures. This protocol is an update of a previous version 2.1 released in June 2015.
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