Infection Control — A Problem for Patient Safety: Reducing Nosocomial Infections in the ICU by SMART Approaches
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SYU, Fei-Kai (Chang Bing Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Pharmacy, Changhua, China Taiwan)
ICU nosocomial infections are primarily related to the patient[simplequote]s health status, invasive device utilization such as venous central line, long term urinary catheterization and mechanical ventilation, use of imunosupressors, prolonged hospitalization, colonization by resistant microorganisms, antibiotics prescription and the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.