Healthcare-Associated Infections in Ghana

Research project Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) comprise one of the most common, significant and preventable patient safety issue worldwide. The challenge of HCAIs in Ghana and other developing countries is estimated to be high but scarcely addressed. We po ... Extra Midterm Report: Within the HAI-Ghana project framework, the first national multi-center point prevalence survey was published in 2018 and found an overall rate of hospital acquired infections at 8.2%. The survey further documented broad us ...
Period: 2016-05-1 to 2022-04-30 Countries: Ghana Lead institution: University of Ghana (UG), Ghana Partner institutions: Cape Coast Teaching Hospital, Ghana Ghana Health Service (GHS), Ghana University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Denmark Project code: 16-P01-GHA Total grant: 9,897,179 DKK
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