Healthcare associated infections (HAI) in long-term care facilities in Europe

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Introduction / objectives The HALT Project (HAI in European Long-Term Care Facilities) has been funded by the ECDC in 2009, to develop and implement a sustainable methodology to estimate the prevalence of infections and antimicrobial use, and to assess the status of infection control programmes in Europe. A pilot point prevalence survey (PPS) was conducted… (More)

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@inproceedings{Moro2011HealthcareAI, title={Healthcare associated infections (HAI) in long-term care facilities in Europe}, author={M. L. Moro and B{\'e}atrice Jans and Katrien Latour and E Ricchizzi and Barry D. Cookson and Donna Mackenzie and M Van de Mortel and Jacques Fabry}, year={2011} }