Guidance on preventing surgical site infection

Wilson, Jennie (2016) Guidance on preventing surgical site infection. Nursing Times, 112 (35). pp. 13-15. ISSN 0954-7762

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Abstract

Reducing rates of surgical site infections is a key component of healthcare quality and safety activity. However, the multiple teams and settings associated with the surgical care pathway make it difficult to ensure staff are aware of SSI rates and guidance is consistent and complied with. A group of professional associations has developed a toolkit providing a structured framework for assessing compliance throughout the pre, intra and post-operative stages of the surgical pathway.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine and health > Nursing
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Depositing User: Jennie Wilson
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2016 17:38
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2016 15:32
URI: http://repository.uwl.ac.uk/id/eprint/2956

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