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Surveillance of Surgical Site Infection in English Hospitals Oct 1997 - Sept 2005

Surveillance data
Abstract: 
This report is a summary of the data collected and reported by hospitals participating in the surgical site infection module provided by the Nosocomial Infection National Surveillance Service (NINSS) between October 1997 and September 2005. The incidence of surgical site infection, risk factors and prevalence of antimicrobial resistance are reported.
Authors: 
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
Category: 
Epidemiology