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Hemodialysis patients are at a high risk for infection because the process of hemodialysis requires frequent use of catheters or insertion of needles to access the bloodstream. Clusters of infections among dialysis clinic patients usually warrant engagement with public health and prompt investigation.

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CORHA High-Level Guidance for Outbreaks of Healthcare-Associated Infections and Antimicrobial-Resistant Pathogens

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The CORHA High-Level Guidance (HLG) for Outbreaks of Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) and Antimicrobial-Resistant (AR) Pathogens is intended as a comprehensive reference containing information specific to HAI/AR outbreak detection, reporting,...… Read More »
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