CNISP

AcronymDefinition
CNISPCanadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (healthcare-associated infection data collection and comparison)
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The PFGE profile was subsequently compared to the PFGE national database of CNISP. The PFGE pattern of isolate UR-1 did match to three clinical isolates in this database, 02S1336 (isolated in 2002), 06S1154 (isolated in 1995), and N08-00209 (isolated in 2008), indicating that this strain can be associated with human disease.
This poster will share evidence that despite a higher than desired rate of catheter use, NARP has a low rate of BSI associated with all types of vascular access when compared to the CNISP benchmarks.
Clostridium difficile-associated infections in children admitted to acute care hospitals participating in the Canadian Nosocomial Infections Surveillance Program (CNISP), 2004-2005 [abstract 306].