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)
Pages (from-to)S27-S31
JournalInfection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
Volume31
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Epidemiology
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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