Health care-associated infection surveillance in a tertiary neonatal intensive care unit: A prospective clinical study after moving to a new building


Cura C., ÖZEN M., Kara A. A., ALKAN G., Cetin E.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INFECTION CONTROL, vol.44, no.1, pp.80-84, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: There are very few prospective clinical studies on neonatal health care-associated infection (HAI) surveillance. HAI surveillance helps reduce not only mortality, but also morbidity, length of hospital stay, and health care costs.