Every day more than 200 Americans with healthcare-associated infections die during their hospital stay. Most of these deaths could have been prevented.
Almost 25 years ago, I began my career at CDC as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) officer assigned to the New York City Health Department.
America’s hospitals are doing a better job of keeping their patients safe from infection but the sad fact is, many hospitalized patients still end up sick, or dying, from...
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