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What does BSI stand for?

BSI stands for Bloodstream Infection

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A nationwide patient safety campaign reduced the rate of central-line bloodstream infections in intensive care units by 40 percent, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
FROM THE ANNUAL INTERSCIENCE CONFERENCE ON ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY CHICAGO-Adults with a bloodstream infection face an increased risk of developing colorectal cancer within 1 year, according to the results of a Canadian study.
By making catheter bloodstream infections rare events, we are not only helping those patients who might have been infected, but also making more beds available for other sick children who need our [intensive care units]," Gilliam said in the news release.
The trust explained: "Figures for MRSA bloodstream infection rates in the North East Wales Trust remain relatively stable or falling.