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Volume 7, Number 2—April 2001
4th Decennial International Conference on Nosocomial and Healthcare-Associated Infections
State of the Art

Cost-Effective Infection Control Success Story: A Case Presentation

Fran SlaterComments to Author 
Author affiliation: The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA

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Catheter-associated bloodstream infections per 1,000 central-line days, surgical ICU, Texas

Year Mean Median
1977 8.8 8.9
1998 7.3 7.4
1999 6.6 6.7

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