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Nosocomial Infections

Joseph Mort
  1. Identify urinary tract infections (UTI), pneumonia, C. difficile colitis, and central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) as the most important nosocomial infections.
  2. Recognize that nosocomial infections are associated with high rates of antimicrobial resistance.
  3. Be familiar with interventions to reduce the transmission of nosocomial infections.
AccessMedicine > Huppert’s Notes: Pathophysiology and Clinical Pearls for Internal Medicine > Common Complications of ICU Admission in Critical Care Medicine > INFECTIONS
AccessMedicine > Sherris & Ryan's Medical Microbiology, 8th Edition > Sterilization, Disinfection, and Infection Control > NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS AND THEIR SOURCES
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > GI/Hepatology > Clostridioides difficile Colitis


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