Prevalence of nosocomial infections in a Saudi Arabian teaching hospital.
The rate of nosocomial infections was determined during a 9-month study in a 6-year-old hospital in north Saudi Arabia.
The overall rate of nosocomial infection in the hospital was 22%. The rates in the different services varied.
The highest were in the Special Care Baby Unit (135%) and Intensive Care Unit (6%). In the other services it ranged from 1 to 35%.
Mots-clés Pascal : Asie, Hôpital, Arabie Saoudite, Prévalence, Infection, Epidémiologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Asia, Hospital, Saudi Arabia, Prevalence, Infection, Epidemiology
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Cote : 91-0457914
Code Inist : 002B05A02. Création : 199406.