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Table 4 CMS Reportable Surgical Site Infection

From: Adherence to a standardized infection reduction bundle decreases surgical site infections after colon surgery: a retrospective cohort study on 526 patients

  2016 2017
Patients, N 277 249
Total SSI 24 3
Raw SSI Rate (%) 8.7 % 1.2 %
Standardized infection ratio (SIR) 3.08 0.45
NHSN Target SIR 0.83 0.83