CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, vol.40, no.12, pp.3121-3128, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
developing countries, intensive care unit, international multidimensional approach, International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium, ventilator-associated pneumonia, BLOOD-STREAM INFECTIONS, PERFORMANCE FEEDBACK, MECHANICAL VENTILATION, CONTROL PROGRAM, HAND HYGIENE, RATES, HOSPITALS, MORTALITY, EDUCATION, IMPACT
Objectives: The aim of this study was to analyze the effect of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium's multidimensional approach on the reduction of ventilator-associated pneumonia in patients hospitalized in intensive care units.