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Authors

  1. LORD, CORY MS, ARNP

Abstract

Home health nurses play a key role in teaching, assessing, and caring for patients who are at risk for infection.The need for preventing surgical-site infections in patients after bypass is paramount.The incidence, impact, surveillance, and prevention of infection are discussed, along with guidelines to assist the home health nurse in practice.