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Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia

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Metadata item type:Help on this termObject Class
METeOR identifier:Help on this term388755
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 15/11/2012
Definition:Help on this termA positive blood culture for Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) that arises from an episode of admitted patient care in an Australian hospital and meets the case definition for healthcare associated SAB.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC)
Origin:Help on this termACSQHC Healthcare Associated Infection Technical Working Group

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Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia—most probable healthcare associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia clinical criteria Health, Standard 15/11/2012

Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia—Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia status Health, Standard 15/11/2012

Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia—Staphylococcus aureus methicillin susceptibility indicator Health, Standard 15/11/2012

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