Preventing central line-associated bloodstream infections CLABSI.

  title={Preventing central line-associated bloodstream infections CLABSI.},
  author={C. Dumont and Denise Nesselrodt},
  volume={42 6},
          41-6; quiz 47
MORTALITY FOR central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) is 12% to 25%, making them among the most deadly of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). CLABSIS are also expensive: the average cost per case is upwards of $26,000.1,2 The good news is that the incidence of CLABSI in ICU pat 
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