Commentary on quarterly epidemiological data on Clostridium difficile infection, Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemias and Surgical Site infection in Scotland

Publication Date: 04 October 2016

The commentary on quarterly epidemiological data on Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemias (SAB) and Surgical Site Infection (SSI) in Scotland, April to June (Q2) 2016, was published 4 October 2016 under the mandatory programmes for surveillance of CDI, SAB and SSI in Scotland.

This report provides CDI, SAB and SSI data for the second quarter of 2016 in 14 NHS boards and one NHS Special Health Board. The report and an appendix detailing all CDI/SAB /SSI cases and denominator data for each NHS board and overall for Scotland can be accessed from: http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/haiic/sshaip/quarterlyepidemiologicalcommentaries.aspx