Dialysis Bloodstream Infection (BSI) Prevention Collaborative from the CDC
Intravenous news: CDC report “Patients undergoing hemodialysis are at risk for bloodstream infections (BSIs), and preventing these infections in this high-risk population is a national priority (1). During 2008, an estimated 37,000 BSIs related to central lines occurred among hemodialysis patients in the United States. This is almost as many as the estimated 41,000 central line–associatedRead More