Health Care Associated Infection B. BRAUN FOR SAFETY
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Dr. Thomas-Jörg Hennig
Health Policy & Economics
Center of Excellence Infection Control B. Braun
Working with patients
How HAI spreads
95% of HAI are caused by bacteria.
Viruses, yeast, fungi and protozoa can cause HAI as well.
Once they enter the host’s body, they can reproduce and spread their harmful effect.
HAI is transmitted in multiple ways.
An infection can be transmitted to anybody – to patients, visitors, health care workers and family members at home.
Stop cross transmission!
The cheapest and most effective measure to break the chain:
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Therapies & Indications
The aim of B. Braun Infection Prevention is to protect users, patients and their surroundings. In all our therapeutic areas our expertise contributes to improve safety and prevent infections.