Neonatal infection - quality standard (QS75)

Source:
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Publication date:
18 December 2014

Abstract

This quality standard covers preventing infection in newborn babies, treating pregnant women whose babies are at risk of infection, and treating newborn babies with suspected or confirmed infection. It includes when to give antibiotics to prevent and treat neonatal infection. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

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