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Using linked electronic health records to report healthcare-associated infections

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Background Reporting of strategic healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) to Public Health England is mandatory for all acute hospital trusts in England, via a web-based HCAI Data Capture System (HCAI-DCS). Aim Investigate the feasibility of automating the current, manual, HCAI reporting using linked electronic health records (linked-EHR), and assess its level of accuracy. Methods All data previously submitted through the HCAI-DCS by the O... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0206860

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Moroney, R More by this author
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Health Protection Research Unit in Healthcare Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance at University of Oxford
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS ONE Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
11
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Article: e0206860
Publication date:
2018-11-07
Acceptance date:
2018-10-19
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EISSN:
1932-6203
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pubs:935382
URN:
uri:2a66e324-102b-4644-b2b6-18ef26fef5d5
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uuid:2a66e324-102b-4644-b2b6-18ef26fef5d5
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pubs:935382

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