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National Health Safety Network (NHSN) Surveillance Definitions

The following algorithms are adapted from the NHSN Surveillance Defintions. For details, visit the NHSN web site.

Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI)

Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI)

Surgical Site Infections (SSI)



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