Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs)

Infection control in hospitals to fight HAIs

A hospital-acquired infection refers to an infection that develops in a patient 48 hours or more after admission to a hospital1. On average 20-30 percent of the HAIs occurring under current healthcare conditions can be prevented1,2. HiBi® antiseptics from Mölnlycke Health Care stand for high-quality antiseptic protection, for both hand cleaning and whole body washing. Discover the full range of chlorhexidine gluconate antiseptics below.

References

  1. European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Annual epidemiological report on the communicable diseases in Europe. 2008: Ch 2: Healthcare-associated infection.
  2. European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Annual epidemiological report on the communicable diseases in Europe 2008. Chapter 2: Healthcare-associated infections.

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