Quarterly epidemiological data for CDI, ECB, SAB and SSI

02 April 2019

Article: 53/1301

The report on quarterly epidemiological data on Clostridioides (formerly Clostridium) difficile infection (CDI), Escherichia coli bacteraemia (ECB), Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB), and surgical site infection (SSI) in Scotland, October to December (Q4) 2018, has been published on 2 April 2019, under the mandatory programmes for surveillance of CDI, ECB, SAB, and SSI in Scotland. This report provides data for the fourth quarter of 2018 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 found on the HPS website.