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National and State Healthcare-Associated Infections Progress Report.

Avery L; Bennett R; Brinsley-Rainisch K; Boyter M; Coffin N; Deshpande S; Dudeck M; Edwards J; Fuller S; Maciejewski R; Malpiedi P; Maxineau F; McDonald LC; Pecoraro R; Peterson K; Soe M; Snow J; Tumpey A; Weiner L; Young J; Zimmerman K; National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases; Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; CDC.

This annual analysis explores rates of health care–associated infections (HAIs) reported in the United States. Data from 2016 revealed reductions in the all the HAIs tracked, including central line–associated bloodstream infections and surgical site infections.