Enter at your own risk: An analysis of catheter-associated urinary tract infection programs in hospitals
Learning Areas:Clinical medicine applied in public health
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related nursing
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Describe the gravity of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI) prevalence in hospital settings. Discuss priorities to better evaluate and improve hospital CAUTI-reduction programs.
Keyword(s): Hospitals, Infectious Diseases
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a Master of Public Health student at Brigham Young University. I researched this topic extensively for four months. This paper was written under the direction of Michael Barnes, PhD, MCHES.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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