Healthcare-associated infection in Irish long-term care facilities: results from the First National Prevalence Study.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/229932
Title:
Healthcare-associated infection in Irish long-term care facilities: results from the First National Prevalence Study.
Authors:
Cotter, M; Donlon, S; Roche, F; Byrne, H; Fitzpatrick, F
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Microbiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. mcotter@mater.ie
Citation:
Healthcare-associated infection in Irish long-term care facilities: results from the First National Prevalence Study. 2012, 80 (3):212-6 J. Hosp. Infect.
Journal:
The Journal of hospital infection
Issue Date:
Mar-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/229932
DOI:
10.1016/j.jhin.2011.12.010
PubMed ID:
22305100
Abstract:
Prevalence of healthcare-associated infection (HCAI) and antimicrobial use in Irish long-term care facilities (LTCFs) has never been studied.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Anti-Bacterial Agents; Antibiotic Prophylaxis; Cross Infection; Cross-Sectional Studies; Female; Health Facilities; Humans; Ireland; Long-Term Care; Male; Respiratory Tract Infections; Skin Diseases; Urinary Catheterization; Urinary Tract Infections
ISSN:
1532-2939

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorCotter, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorDonlon, Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRoche, Fen_GB
dc.contributor.authorByrne, Hen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFitzpatrick, Fen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-20T14:07:03Z-
dc.date.available2012-06-20T14:07:03Z-
dc.date.issued2012-03-
dc.identifier.citationHealthcare-associated infection in Irish long-term care facilities: results from the First National Prevalence Study. 2012, 80 (3):212-6 J. Hosp. Infect.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1532-2939-
dc.identifier.pmid22305100-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.jhin.2011.12.010-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/229932-
dc.description.abstractPrevalence of healthcare-associated infection (HCAI) and antimicrobial use in Irish long-term care facilities (LTCFs) has never been studied.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The Journal of hospital infectionen_GB
dc.subject.meshAged-
dc.subject.meshAged, 80 and over-
dc.subject.meshAnti-Bacterial Agents-
dc.subject.meshAntibiotic Prophylaxis-
dc.subject.meshCross Infection-
dc.subject.meshCross-Sectional Studies-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHealth Facilities-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshIreland-
dc.subject.meshLong-Term Care-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshRespiratory Tract Infections-
dc.subject.meshSkin Diseases-
dc.subject.meshUrinary Catheterization-
dc.subject.meshUrinary Tract Infections-
dc.titleHealthcare-associated infection in Irish long-term care facilities: results from the First National Prevalence Study.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Clinical Microbiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. mcotter@mater.ieen_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe Journal of hospital infectionen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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