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WHO releases surgical site infection guidelines

11/04/2016

The World Health Organization (WHO) released the "Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection." These new guidelines include 29 concrete recommendations to address the spread of infections and avoid superbugs that account for more than 400,000 extra hospital days and place patients at risk. Infection preventionists are encouraged to become familiar with the recommendations in these guidelines. Learn more.

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