Community Engagement Type
This publication was originally published as:
Fasugba, O., Gardner, A., Mitchell, B.G., Beckingham, W., & Bennett, N. (2014). Surveillance to reduce urinary tract infection: The STRUTI project. Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal, 22(3), 34.
Surveillance to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections
Partner/Funding Body: Ian Potter Foundation
Avondale Researchers: A/Prof Brett Mitchell
Year Awarded: 2014
This project established a national point prevalence study of urinary tract infections in over 100 healthcare facilities in Australia.
Rate of Impact
3 High Impact
Details of Project
Researchers and infection control experts at Australian Catholic University’s School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine; Avondale College for Higher Education; Canberra Hospital; and Victorian Healthcare Associated Infection Surveillance Coordinating Centre are working in partnership to develop a national surveillance system for HAUTIs using point prevalence survey.
Fasugba, Oyebola; Gardner, Anne; Mitchell, Brett G.; Beckingham, Wendy; and Bennett, Noleen, "Surveillance to Reduce Urinary Tract Infections: The STRUTI Project" (2014). Faculty Engagement. 20.