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A skeleton key to the new UTI guidelines.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20429356     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Mininizing urinary catheter use is the focus of the efforts. CDC guidelines recommend establishing nurse-directed protocols. CMS guidelines put money at stake for reducing CA-UTIs.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Healthcare benchmarks and quality improvement     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1541-1052     ISO Abbreviation:  Healthcare Benchmarks Qual Improv     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-30     Completed Date:  2010-06-01     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101151031     Medline TA:  Healthcare Benchmarks Qual Improv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  54-6     Citation Subset:  H    
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MeSH Terms
Catheter-Related Infections / prevention & control*
Catheters, Indwelling / microbiology*
Practice Guidelines as Topic*
Urinary Tract Infections / etiology*,  prevention & control*

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