Surgical infections ‘more than halved’


A programme to reduce infections from surgery, led by Elche general hospital, has cut incidences of these by more than half, according to the regional health service.

Infections from surgery are, along with those from pneumonia and bacteria, one of the most serious and costly infections that occur in hospitals, they note.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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