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Adult Hospital Stays with Infections Due to Medical Care, 2007

Categories: Health/Medical,Prices/Inflation,Statistics

http://www.hcup-us.ahrq.gov/reports/statbriefs/sb94.pdf

Reports that infections due to medical care lengthened hospital stays by 19 days and raised costs by $43,000 per case.  From the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality