Being the 'I' in Infection Prevention

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[Extract]
Infection control expert Cathryn Murphy* delayed knee replacement surgery for over a decade, concerned about the high risk of surgical site infection. Recently, she took her fears in hand and underwent the operation. Here she recounts her experience from the perspective of a patient with more knowledge than most of what can go wrong.

Original languageEnglish
JournalThe Australian Hospital Healthcare Bulletin
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 17 Sep 2018

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Surgical Wound Infection
Infection Control
Fear
Knee
Hand
Infection

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Being the 'I' in Infection Prevention. / Murphy, Cathryn.

In: The Australian Hospital Healthcare Bulletin, 17.09.2018.

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