The past, present, and future of healthcare-associated infection prevention in pediatrics: Catheter-associated bloodstream infections

Kristina A. Bryant, Danielle M. Zerr, W Charles Huskins, Aaron M. Milstone

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Abstract

Central line-associated bloodstream infections cause morbidity and mortality in children. We explore the evidence for prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections in children, assess current practices, and propose research topics to improve prevention strategies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalInfection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
Volume31
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2010

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Catheter-Related Infections
Cross Infection
Pediatrics
Child Mortality
Infection
Morbidity
Research

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  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Epidemiology
  • Infectious Diseases

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The past, present, and future of healthcare-associated infection prevention in pediatrics : Catheter-associated bloodstream infections. / Bryant, Kristina A.; Zerr, Danielle M.; Huskins, W Charles; Milstone, Aaron M.

In: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, Vol. 31, No. SUPPL. 1, 11.2010.

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