Clinical Practice Guidelines: Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Prevention

Brief Description:  Provide prevention strategies to reduce the incidence of Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections.

Key Points
•This guideline applies only to patients with central venous catheters in place
•Use of the CLABSI bundle (i.e., central line insertion, maintenance, monitoring,and prompt removal) are key strategies to prevent CLABSIs