Nosocomial Infections: Hospital Acquired Infections
Pp. 155-160 (6)
Muhammad Imran Qadir,
The term nosocomial can apply to that type of a disease that is acquired by a
patient when he is under medical care. These types of infections are also known as HAI
grow into patients when he stays at the hospital and taken supplementary types of
medical facilities. It can be appeared in both cases either during hospitalization or after
the time of discharge. Pathogens which are a major basis of such infections are called
nosocomial pathogens. Worldwide, in healthcare systems, urinary tract infections are
the most common complications. According to recent data, 30% of Nosocomial
infections related to UT are caused by gram-negative bacteria.
Hospital-Acquired Infections, UTIs.