Research nosocomial infections and answer two of the following questions. There are three links below that you can use, or you can find your own. DO NOT use wikipedia as your source.
Worth 25 points
1. What information surprised you most aboutnosocomialinfections?
2. There are four main areas ofnosocomialinfections that get more attention/surveillance than others. Select one area and offer a suggestion as to why that particular infection is so prevalent among inpatients.
3. Was there one type ofnosocomialinfection that was not improving in New Mexico? Name one solution to this problem.
4. Select one of the four mainnosocomialinfections and state what treatment might be used to treat that infection, based on the information presented in this module.
Data specific to New Mexico http://www.cdc.gov/hai/pdfs/stateplans/factsheets/nm.pdf
Data specific to the United States https://www.cdc.gov/hai/surveillance/index.html
Data from the World Health Organization http://www.who.int/gpsc/country_work/gpsc_ccisc_fact_sheet_en.pdf