HPS publishes quarterly epidemiological data, July – September 2019

07 January 2020

Article: 54/101

On 7 January 2020, 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 the period July to September (Q3) 2019, under the mandatory programmes for surveillance of CDI, ECB, SAB, and SSI in Scotland. This report provides data for the third quarter of 2019 in 14 NHS boards and one NHS special health board.

The report, and an appendix detailing all cases and denominator data for each NHS board and overall for Scotland, can be viewed on the HPS website.