Prevalence of nosocomial infections in hospitals in Norway, 2002 and 2003.

@article{Eriksen2005PrevalenceON,
  title={Prevalence of nosocomial infections in hospitals in Norway, 2002 and 2003.},
  author={Hanne Merete Eriksen and Bj\orn G. Iversen and Preben Aavitsland},
  journal={The Journal of hospital infection},
  year={2005},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={40-5}
}
The Norwegian Institute of Public Health initiated a national surveillance system for nosocomial infections in 2002. The system is based on two annual one-day prevalence surveys recording the four most common types of nosocomial infection: urinary tract infections; lower respiratory tract infections; surgical site infections and septicaemia. All acute care… CONTINUE READING