Surveillance for respiratory health care-associated infections among inpatients in 3 Kenyan hospitals, 2010-2012.

@article{Ndegwa2014SurveillanceFR,
  title={Surveillance for respiratory health care-associated infections among inpatients in 3 Kenyan hospitals, 2010-2012.},
  author={Linus K. Ndegwa and Mark A. Katz and Kelly McCormick and Zipporah Nganga and Ann Mungai and Gideon O. Emukule and Martin K H Kollmann and Lilian Mayieka and James Obondi Otieno and Robert F. Breiman and Joshua A. Mott and Katherine D Ellingson},
  journal={American journal of infection control},
  year={2014},
  volume={42 9},
  pages={985-90}
}
BACKGROUND Although health care-associated infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, the epidemiology and etiology of respiratory health care-associated infections (rHAIs) have not been documented in Kenya. In 2010, the Ministry of Health, Kenya Medical Research Institute, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention… CONTINUE READING