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Michigan PICC-CLABSI (MPC) Score of Herc et al for Peripherally-Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Associated Blood Stream Infection

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

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ICD-10:

Description:

Herc et al developed the MPC score to predict central line-associated bloodstream infection (CLABSI) associated with a peripherally-inserted central catheter (PICC). This can help to identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from Michigan Medicine and Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Health System in Ann Arbor Medicine.

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