HPS publishes HAI quarterly epidemiological report, April to June 2019

01 October 2019

Article: 53/3901

On 1 October 2019, Health Protection Scotland (HPS) published quarterly epidemiological data on Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI), Escherichia coli bacteraemia (ECB), Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB), and surgical site infection (SSI) in Scotland for April to June (Q2) 2019, under the mandatory programmes for surveillance of CDI, ECB, SAB, and SSI in Scotland.

This report provides data for the second quarter of 2019 in 14 NHS boards and one NHS special health board. Further, a summary detailing all cases and denominator data for each NHS board and overall for Scotland, is provided.