HPS publishes quarterly epidemiological data

02 July 2019

Article: 53/2601

On 2 July 2019, Health Protection Scotland (HPS) published the current quarterly epidemiological commentary on Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI), Escherichia coli bacteraemia (ECB), Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) and surgical site infection (SSI) in Scotland. For CDI, ECB and SAB, data on case numbers, incidence rates, funnel plots and typing (CDI only) are provided for both healthcare and community-associated cases. SSI incidence data are provided for hip arthroplasty and C-section procedures. Supplementary data are provided as a separate link contained in the report.